The innovation market begins to transform in 2016; the quality and quantity of start-ups is improving and investments in the sector are growing, told the Acting General Director of Russian Venture Company Evgeny Kuznetsov
RVC and St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO University) presented the first Russian monitoring of the effectiveness of innovation universities
The plan for the implementation of scientific and technological development strategy (ISTD) of Russia in the long term may be ready in 2-3 months. Vice-President Vladimir Knyaginin informed TASS about this fact after participating in designing the Strategic Developments Centre (SDC).
QIWI Group and Visa Fintech have selected seven best teams on the basis of internal examination of projects that have applied to participate in the track Finance & Banking Technologies Accelerator GenerationS by RVC
During one year of work on the National Technology Initiative (NTI), the participants learned how to formulate technological barriers, allowing to create new markets in which Russian companies are able to take a leadership position and get capitalized, said the manager of the "Young Professionals" direction ASI Dmitry Peskov at the meeting of the Presidential Council on science and education on 23 November 2016.
Innovation Centre Skolkovo held an open training session of the Russian team, which is going to participate in Cybathlon — the first international competitions of people with disabilities in history, using high-tech assistive devices
The experts of Russian Venture Company and the National Association of Business Angels (NABA) spoke about the main trends in the Russian venture capital market, and the role of business angels played by them