The Energy of Education – is a mutual program of Global Energy Association and The Youth Forum of Mining Leaders, Non-profit Partnership. It was initiated in 2013 within the framework of “Case-in” International Engineering Championship.
This championship is the only one practice-oriented industry education project for students. It is based on one of the most effective educational technologies - a method of cases - and takes place in the form of conferences that are being held in leading specialized universities of Russia, Kazakhstan and Mongolia. Cases are devoted to energy and mineral resources sectors. Case studies are being developed through the materials of leading companies of the industry in 5 directions (leagues): electrical power, mining, exploration, oil and gas engineering and metallurgy.
The Energy of Education Award acknowledges institutions that are participating actively in the championship’s organization. The aim of this award is considered to be promotion of organization activities in the regional qualifying phases of the championship and encouragement of event organizers. Every year the championship is becoming more representative. It has already united 30 leading High Educational Institutions, more than 1800 participants and 500 experts – representatives of field companies.