“Diplomats of the Future” Exhibition Game is held among graduates and winners of the "Diplomat of the Future" contest. The competition consists of two parts: Karl Popper's school debate and speech contest. The themes of the discussions are concerned with the problems of international relations in the field of global energy and environmental security. Participants - two teams, per three students each. Each participant receives a certificate.

Rules

“Diplomats of the Future” Exhibition Game

(Yakutia International Science Games)

 

1.1. The Business Game aims:

  • to encourage young people to search, exchange and generate innovative ideas and to carry out joint projects for the development of international interaction;
  • to raise the level of legal, political and economic culture of youth;
  • to improve oratory skills and eloquence, ability to hold discussions on a wide range of problems concerning international relations.

1.2. The Executive Organizer is defined in accordance with the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

1.3. The Organizer forms the composition of the Organizing Group for the preparation and hosting of the Business Game (hereinafter referred to as the Organizing Group), the composition of the Expert Panel (hereinafter referred to as the Experts) and submits it to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) for adoption.

1.4. The results of the Business Game are evaluated by the Experts.

1.5. The working language of the Business Game is English.

 

2. Game Management

2.1. The general management of the preparation and hosting of the Business Game is carried out by the Organizing Group.

2.2. The Organizing Group is empowered to:

  • develop and adopt the program of the Business Game;
  • prepare and distribute information letters and invitations to the Business Game in advance;
  • coordinate online registration; solve issues, arising during the organization of the Business Game;
  • provide informational coverage of the Business Game;
  • form the Panel of Experts for the presentation of the results of the project work;
  • provide conditions to host Business Game;
  • analyze and summarize results of the Business Game and submit report to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

2.3. The Panel of Experts is empowered to:

  • define the evaluation criteria for the submitted projects;
  • evaluate quality of projects;
  • resolve disputable issues (moderations), arising during the Business Game;
  • rank participants and record the corresponding report of the results of the Business Game;
  • define the Winners and Prize-winners of the Business Game.

 

3.  Participation

3.1. Participants of the Business Game are teams of 7 people representing one educational organization.

3.2. Age of participants is defined by the YISG Terms and Conditions.

3.3. Participants registration is open on the YISG website no later than April 15, 2018.

3.4. The Organizing Group has the right to limit the number of accepted applications for participation in the Media School.

3.5. The Organizing Group provides teams of Mentors, a group of specialists, who provide advice for participants during the Business Game.

 

4. Hosting

4.1. The format of the Business Game is to solve a case, designed on the basis of information, analytical and financial documents.

4.2. For 5 days a team should prepare a project for the given case and submit it to Experts for evaluation.

 

5. Results and Awards

5.1. The final event of the Business Game is a public presentation of teams’ project work to the Panel of Experts.

5.2. Winners and Prixe-winners are defined by the number of points scored.

5.3. The Prize-winners of the Business Game are the participants who follow the winners in the final table. In the case when a participant defined within the established quota as a Prize-winner has the same score as the following ones in the final table, the decision for this participant and all participants having an equal number of points is made by the Experts.

5.4. All participants of the Business Game receive certificates.