A recent development has been an initiative by our younger members. Students from universities-members presented a proposal to the General Assembly that a special youth organization be set up, to be known as ASECU Youth.
The idea was enthusiastically welcomed by our members and we had the pleasure to see the younger members of the Association establishing their own structures and setting out a programme of action.
The Rostov State University of Economics, Russia, celebrating its 80th Anniversary and in parallel with the 15th Anniversary of ASECU, organised the 1st Summer School of the ASECU students, where the ASECU Youth was born.
The Summer School took place in Rostov-on Don, Russia, from 11 to 18 of September 2011. The official founding of the Youth Association, with in parallel, the organisation of the 1st International Conference of the Students of ASECU Youth and presentations of the Professors who participated from the most Universities-members, gave to the students the opportunity to know its other and to exchange ideas.
The Proceedings of the 1st Summer School are available here
Τhe 2nd International Summer School, on the topic Current Challenges of the Global Economy, has been organized by the ASECU Youth Association of "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi, Romania, from 12 to 14 of July 2012, in Iasi, Romania.
Prof. Dumitru Matis, Dean of Faculty of Economics and Business Asministration, Babes Bolyai University of Cluj Napoca, Romania, welcomed the students and the Professors at the opening ceremony, on behalf of ASECU Board.
The Proceedings of the 2nd International Summer School are available here
The Faculty of Economics of University of Montenegro , with cooperation of the ASECU Youth has undertaken the organization of the 3rd International Summer School of 2014 on the topic “Knowledge Economy – Impact on Sustainable Development of the Countries from East and South East Europe”
The Summer School took place in Kotor, Montenegro in July 15th-20th. 80 students from 12 countries from the Universities-members of ASECU, as well as, for first time, students from American Universities, followed the Summer school and presented their papers at the 3rd International Conference of ASECU Youth which took place in parallel. The proceedings of the Conference have been issued in July 2013, (ISBN 978-86-80133-64-5)
The 4th Summer School was organised by the Faculty of Economics, University of Rzeszow, Poland on the topic Socio-Economic Regional Development in the context of European Integration.
In parallel, 4th International Conference of ASECU Youth took place where paper presented by 60 students from the Universities-members of the Youth as well as from new members such as Turkey. Presentations and workshops on the topic were a part of the rich program in Poland which was offered to the students. Proceedings of the Conference were issued by University of Rzeszow, Rzeszow 2014, ISBN 978-83-7996-094-1
The 5th ASECU Youth International Conference & Summer School took place in July 12-17, 2015 on the topic Improving Business and Socio Economic Environment for Enhancing Competitiveness. It was hosted at the students' resort "Radojka Lakic" on the Avala mountain in Belgrade and the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade was the host University. It was followed by 65 students from the Universities-members of the Youth Association.
The Proceedings of the 5th Conference are available here
The Rostov State University of Economics, Russia, celebrating its 85th Anniversary, this time and in parallel with the 20th Anniversary of ASECU, undertook for second time the organization of the 6th International Summer School of ASECU Youth. The Summer School took place in a youth camp almost at the borders Russia/Ukraine Russia, from 19-24 September 2017 on the topic Southern and Eastern Europe at Crossroads of Socio-Economic Challenges.
The Proceedings of the 6st Summer School will be available here soon.
How the history began
1st Summer School of ASECU Youth.
Moments from Russia