Programme 2017 - SPIEF Presentation Area

How Can Investing in Education Help to Make Your Region More Successful?

1 June 2017, 14:25 –15:40
Pavilion H, SPIEF Presentation Area

Rossiyskiy Uchebnik and the National Research University Higher School of Economics present their joint project, the Regional Education Infrastructure Index.
What are the best ways to identify potential points of growth and assess the effectiveness of budgetary investment in education? Why is it that regions with similar socioeconomic indicators are demonstrating varying levels of development when it comes to education infrastructure? What conditions are required to transform expenditure on education into an economic lead? What are the most attractive aspects of education from the point of view of extra-budgetary investment?

Moderator :
Litvyakov Alexey , Journalist, Russian News Agency TASS

Speakers :
Bolotov Viktor , President, Eurasian Association for Educational Assessment; Academic Supervisor, Center of Education Quality Monitoring, National Research University Higher School of Economics
Kosaretsky Sergey , Director, Centre for Socioeconomic Development of Schooling
Lozovsky Maxim , Deputy General Director for Strategic Planning, EKSMO-AST Publishing Group
Shmis Tigran , Education Specialist, World Bank