Agency for Strategic Initiatives has opened a set of public representatives in the regions
17 October 2019
The Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) has launched an open selection of public representatives to develop its ecosystem and popularize its own services.
Among the selection innovations is the public activity of the participants: everyone will be able to support them, moreover, both in person, taking part in events, and online voting.
Applications for participation in the selection are accepted in the Leader-ID (https://leader-id.ru/specials/openselection_communityrepresentatives/)
The ASI representative network will work in all regions in each area - “Entrepreneurship and Technologies”, “Education and Personnel”, “Social Projects”, “Urban Development”.
The first stage of selection - online application submission - will last until November 10, applicants need to prepare an essay on the strategy of their personal and professional development, as well as a video presentation.
The second stage, which will evaluate the ability of networking and the ability of participants to work with communities, as well as the organization of activities online and offline, consists of two steps:
The first - “Full-time regional activity” - will be held from November 14 to 24. Selection participants will have to conduct open events on the ASI infrastructure sites with a presentation of their strategy.
The second - "Online Activity" - will last from November 14 to December 20. Maximum activity in digital media is welcome. During the selection, experts will appreciate the digital footprint of the participants. Also, by December 20, online voting will be held for each of the applicants.
The third, full-time stage of open selection (final) will be held on December 5-10 in the form of a business game. Participants will need to find a solution to the real challenges ASI faces when working with Agency projects and initiatives, community development, involving leaders and interacting with agency ecosystem participants. The selection results will be announced before the end of 2019.
“The agency is faced with the task of developing a regional, partner and expert network, this is our priority. This is the first time we are announcing such a large-scale selection - in 85 regions and in four directions. The ASI public representatives will be delegated the authority not only to represent the agency in the regions in key areas of work, but also to form partnerships, interact with communities, coordinate expert activities and implement initiatives related to the agency’s tasks, ”said ASI Head Svetlana Chupsheva on the day the selection begins.
“At the federal level, ASI has more than 2 thousand partner organizations, it is necessary to develop partnerships at the regional level. New formats are supplemented by work with partner universities in the framework of project and mentoring activities, as well as expert work in the framework of the regional expert groups being created. The centers of interaction — the home areas of all activities — are Boiling Points, a network of which is now actively opening in the regions. All participants who submitted applications will be offered further cooperation within the agency’s community, ”Svetlana Chupsheva added.
REFERENCE: Within the framework of the Supervisory Board, the Agency’s ecosystem was presented on September 18, which unites more than 2.3 thousand partner organizations, including development institutions and foundations, private companies, state corporations, public associations, federal and regional government bodies. Partner organizations provide administrative, consulting, methodological and informational support to project leaders, provide access to their services, participate in the examination of public relations and assist in removing administrative barriers.