RVC continues to work on the development of university ecosystems and, in 2015-2016, plans in-depth work with universities and scientific organizations in Russia, that share the idea that, nowadays, universities are not just educational, research and scientific establishments, but places where knowledge and research results turn into commercial innovative products that find their niche on the market.
The project is aimed at:
acceleration of management teams that are engaged in the development of innovation activity in leading universities in Russia.
development of skills and competencies, with regard to technology transfer, intellectual property management, university venture funds, etc.
creation of new knowledge commercialization instruments
implementation of entrepreneurship culture in universities
transfer of the best practices and methodological materials from Russian and global leaders
Educational workshops, strategy sessions, practical training at the leading world universities, consulting and expert events, forums and conferences, etc. are scheduled as part of the project.
The project purpose is to grow teams of 3-5 leading Russian universities up to international standards in the sphere of innovation activity.