Government fund of funds
Development institute of the Russian Federation

Venture market infrastructure development program

Venture market infrastructure development program

Program objective is to form and develop objects included in the Russian venture market infrastructure. Within the program framework, RVC carries out activities related to educational, communication, information and analytical support to investment community participants and regional infrastructure objects providing a high quality flow of teams and projects of technology entrepreneurship.

RVC continues promoting development of various forms of corporate venture investments on the Russian market, including through the use of educational tools and effective mechanisms of information support. Particular attention is paid to formation of a comprehensive set of non-financial instruments to facilitate expansion of the practice of various forms of corporate venture capital investment in Russian corporations.


Objectives

1. Establishment of performance standard for the objects included in the venture market infrastructure and providing support to the technology entrepreneur teams and venture investors.

2. Sharing the practice of using open innovation instruments in order to develop separate territories or corporations.

3. Organization of interaction between the principal venture market participants.

4. Development of the instruments oriented at attraction of investments in technological business projects.


Key results

  • 5,000
    entrepreneurs took part in educational programs and activities for startups, organized and supported by RVC
  • 4,237
    applications from technological entrepreneurs from 30 countries and 250 cities received by GenerationS-2016
  • 1.13
    RUB billion of investments have been attracted by the startups of GenerationS on the monitoring results
  • 50
    specialists from 15 Russian cities underwent an educational program for incubators, accelerators and technology parks in 2016
  • 300
    private investors were attracted by the Business Angels "Volga Angels"
  • 3,000+
    entrepreneurs received counseling from experts of venture capital market within RSPC in 2016
  • 30
    Russian and CIS cities were covered by the regional tour of the collection of applications for GenerationS-2016
  • 740
    participants attracted industry meetings Tech Days to build relationships between corporations and technological entrepreneurs
  • 30+
    acceleration programs were supported by RVC in RF regions in 2016
  • 60
    representatives of corporations participated in the program "Open innovations and corporate venture capital instruments"
  • 15
    leaders of regional venture capital funds participated in the program of Global Corporate Venturing Academy

Program initiatives

Investor development

Initiative objective is to extend and support Russian community of the professional venture investors.

GenerationS industry accelerators

Initiative objective is to develop a venue for setting up corporate accelerators.

Key Projects:

GenerationS — federal competition-accelerator for technology start-ups

Development of the regional infrastructure for technology entrepreneurship

Initiative objective is to set up a complete integrated system and interconnected environment for development of the regional infrastructure through development of competence, improvement of skills of the professional players, development of professional contacts and cooperation between the regional innovation ecosystem participants.

Key Projects:

Regional sessions of practical consulting (RSPC)
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