Educational institutions

Together, we do more



The non-state educational institution “Moscow International Higher Business School “MIRBIS” (Institute) was founded in 1988 under the intergovernmental agreement between the USSR and Italy. It is the oldest business school in Russia. Currently MIRBIS cooperates with 87 international partners from 47 countries on scientific and academic projects.

We collaborate with the Center for Corporate Social Responsibility and offer regular GRI certified training courses to senior managers and CSR experts (see list of workshops). Up to date more than 150 students have been certified on the GRI G3 and G4 framework.


ETH Zurich


ETH Zurich is one of the leading international universities for technology and the natural sciences.

We work together with students from the Institute of Environmental Sciences to supervise them on their theses and offer challenging internships to help them to gain insights in to the world of sustainable event management – see Hall of Fame.


University of Bern


The University of Bern is a top-class performer in research areas that are of great social and scientific importance.

We worked with the university’s Institute for Sport and Economy to build an evaluation concept for the UEFA EURO 2008 tournament’s social responsibility projects.

Our relationship continues today with the Institute for Environmental studies, which sends its students to support us and to gain practical hands-on experience of sustainable event management, while also finalising their theses – see Hall of Fame.




The AISTS Master of Advanced Studies in Sport Administration and  Technology (MAS Sport Administration) is a unique 15-month international postgraduate programme in sports management, endorsed by the International Olympic Committee, and located in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Under the direction of Rolf Schwery, each year, students write scientific papers on various topics related to CSR – see – Hall of Fame.

In 2014 and 2015, we offered a 3-day training course to students on Sustainable Event Management.