An interdepartmental working group on the implementation of the National Technological Initiative (NTI) approved a grant of 125 million rubles for the development of the world's first gene therapy drug for cancer treatment.
Hybrid uncrewed vehicles of Russian design will appear on the domestic roads in just one or two years. This opinion was expressed on Tuesday by the special envoy of the President of the Russian Federation on digital and technological development, Dmitry Peskov.
Four teams of schoolchildren were recognized as winners of the NTI. Junior National Technological Initiative's Club Movement Olympiad final, which is one of the projects of the presidential platform “Russia — a Country of Opportunities,” the RSV press service reports.
The National Technology Initiative (NTI) Project Support Fund has invested 496 million roubles in the Topaz project for developing new energy sources, RIA Novosti was told by the press service of Russian Venture Company (NTI project office).
The final tests of uncrewed vehicles at the NAMI training ground in the suburbs of Moscow will be held in December 2019, said the General Director of Russian Venture Company (RVC) Alexander Povalko in an interview with RIA Novosti on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum.
Some Russian universities decided to join a consortium to support and promote projects in the field of personal medicine and healthcare, distributed energy and other areas of the national technological initiative (NTI), the press service of Tomsk State University (TSU) said on Tuesday.
The initiative of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives involves the creation of a platform for the technological development of Russian universities, which will include support tools from all parties to the agreement.
Rapidly growing technology companies will find it easier to gain support, in particular, financial, in Russia – Russian Venture Company (RVC) has launched a special digital platform for direct liaising with them.