On April 26, 2018, the All-Ukrainian Round Table “Structural Transformations in the World Economy: Challenges for Ukraine” was held on the basis of the Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics, which was attended by the member of the editorial board of the journal “Socio-Economic Challenges” Iryna Dyakonova, speaking with a report on “Cryptology: Globalization Challenges and the Use of Financial Assets in the World Financial Markets”.
An international conference “International cooperation of universities in the field of lifelong learning” was held in Poznan (Poland) on the basis of School of Banking on April 12, 2018. Iryna D’yakonova, member of editorial board of “SocioEconomic Challenges (SEC)” and Taras Savchenko, member of editorial board of “Financial Markets, Institutions and Risks” took part at this conference.
From February 17 to February 24, 2018, with the support of the Frederick Naumann Foundation for Freedom, a delegation from Ukraine to Germany, in particular the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia (Dusseldorf) and Berlin, visited Berlin. The delegation included the member of editorial board of the journal “Financial Markets, Institutions and Risks” Igor Recunenko.
Member of editorial board of “Business Ethics and Leadership (BEL)” Journal Kostyantyn Kyrychenko met representatives of Umeå University (Sweden) Thomas Boren, Professor, and Zhanna Bugaytsova, Associate Professor, who visited Sumy State University in terms of the academic mobility programme Erasmus+ KA1.
Member of editorial board of “Business Ethics and Leadership (BEL)” Journal Kostyantyn Kyrychenko has visited German University of Koblenz-Landau to prepare joint dual degrees programmes in the following directions: Computer and Web Sciences, Mathematical Modeling, Applied Ecology and Environmental Protection. Preparatory work for the realization of this cooperation direction between partner universities has lasted more than a year.
From 12th till 18th of December Professor Medani Prasad Bhandari, member of editorial board of “SocioEconomic Challenges” Journal visited Sumy State University. Professor Medani P. Bhandari worked as a Professor of inter-disciple Department of Natural Resource & Environment / Sustainability Studies, at the Akamai University (Hawaii, USA).
Iryna D’yakonova, the member of editorial board of “SocioEconomic Challenges” Journal, Director of Education and Research Institute for Business Technologies “UAB” of Sumy State University, attened Joint Vienna Institute, Austria with a report entitled “Financial education and financial literacy: implications for communication and efficiency ensuring in Ukraine”.
Taras Savchenko, the member of editorial board of “Financial Markets, Institutions and Risks (FMIR)” Journal, trained at the National Institute of Banking Management (Republic of India, Pune) under the international program “Asset-Liability Management in Banks and Financial Institutions” at the grant provided by the Government of India under the ITEC program.
On May 22-26, 2017 an official visit of a representative of the University of Ecology and Management (Warsaw, Poland) within the Erasmus+ program took place.