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Entrepreneurial Weekend

29 October 2019

On October 23-24, the Regional Entrepreneurial Weekend REW Challenge was held at the Karaganda Medical University. The event was held within the framework of the project “Ecosystem of student entrepreneurship”. The project is implemented by our university in partnership with ERG, AlmaU and the Association of Friends of Tel Aviv University.

  The first day of the weekend was opened by Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs of Karaganda Medical University Victor Riklefs, Project Manager of the School of Entrepreneurship and Innovation of AlmaU Asem Kabulova, PR Manager of the Corporate Communications Department of ERG Sauya Seypenova. Speakers have noted that for 3 years, students of the Karaganda Medical University have been actively involved in to ongoing events.

  On the same day, training was organized for students on the tracks “6P Principle - Conscious Consumption” (trainer is Nadezhda Vashchenko, co-founder of EcoNetwork, ecotrainer) and “Creating spaces for local communities” (trainer is Vladislav Filatov, architect of DNT Center Story, project curator “New public spaces”).

  The dean of the School of Entrepreneurship and Innovation of AlmaU Arad Davar held master classes “Critical Thinking: Problem-Based Learning” and “Training in Personal Financial Literacy” for university teachers and staff.

  On the second day, the participants developed projects aimed at improving the urban landscape. The participants received a task to study the problems of the city from the speakers. 18 teams presented various ideas: from warm benches to cleaning the lake in the Central Park of Culture and Rest. The main topics of the entrepreneurial weekend were “Urban Studies” and “Ecology”.

Based on the results of the evaluation of the jury members the “Altra”, “Sharp Peaks”, “Stage E” and “REL” teams received the right to participate in the meet-up “Olympic Entrepreneurial Games”. The jury included the Project Manager of the School of Entrepreneurship and Innovation of AlmaU Asem Kabulova, PR Manager of the Corporate Communications Department of ERG Sauya Seypenova and the Project Manager of the Association of Entrepreneurs of the Karaganda Region Dana Sanaubaeva.

  “Olympic Entrepreneurial Games” will be the final event of the project this year and will be held in December in Nur Sultan.

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Coordinator of the project

“Ecosystem of students’ entrepreneurship”

Alexandr Urmashov

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