Gazprom Neft became a partner of the Power&Energy track running at GenerationS start-up accelerator by RVC.
Cooperation is aimed at search for innovation solutions to create a unified platform for company logistics, processing and sale.
It was announced on April 9, 2018.
GenerationS accelerator is held by RVC from 2013.
In 2018, Gazprom Neft became the partner of Power&Energy track engaging the start-up teams in the field of energy and oil and gas industry.
In 2017, 511 applications from the technology entrepreneurs was received by the Power&Energy track.
Following distance selection, 18 projects from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan, Novosibirsk, Veliky Novgorod, Astrakhan, Tyumen, Voronezh, Samara, Khanty-Mansiysk and Brest were invited to the accelerator’s program.
Based on the results of accelerator, the best projects will get an opportunity to beta-test their innovation developments at the Digital Innovation Center (DIC) at Gazprom Neft.
The Center is designed to create the most advanced and breakthrough new generation digital products (platform-based IT solutions).
The most important part of this process will be the development of innovations in predictive control, digital twins, industrial Internet of Things, modern data transmission lines, self-learning artificial intelligence systems, etc.
In search of the bets technologies DIC plans tight interaction with all participants of the innovation ecosystem and cooperation with RVC — the first step to work with the open innovation.
Ural Federal University (UrFU, Yekateringurg) is an infrastructure partner of the accelerator.