The research, conducted by the Russian Association of Venture Investment (RAVI), revealed that the capital of independent VC funds (Venture Capital) in 2016 amounted to $ 3.381 billion whereas the capital of corporate VC funds reached $ 413 million.
The RVC's corporate GenerationS accelerator has completed the first part of the educational program for the Mining & Metals track, and the Innovation Promotion Foundation has distributed grants to the participants.
On 13 January 2017, at the Gaidar Forum "Russia and the World: choice of priorities", was presented the final version of the national report on innovation, jointly prepared by the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, Open Government and RVC.
General Director of Russian Venture Company Evgeny Kuznetsov is telling our correspondent Natalia Timashova about the current state of Russia's technological entrepreneurship, how effective the state support of this sector is and in which public research sectors can we expect "breakthroughs" in the coming years.
UBI Global, an international research firm based in Stockholm, evaluated 72 incubator and accelerator programs established by Russian universities. How do the Russians differ from their international counterparts?
Why Russian scientists do not want to commercialise their developments; how to build a dialogue between science and business; and what is the "rule of 20 miles" at the III Congress of "Innovative practice: Science plus Business" Indicator. Ru told us Evgeniy Kuznetsov, Acting General Director of Russian Venture Company (RVC)
Today, the world economy is going through a transformation of the system, which fundamentally changes the pattern of growth and development, and attitude to the evaluation and the use of basic resources
Russian non-primary mid-sized companies in need of funding for the expansion onto international markets and in need of support inside the country to overcome the administrative barriers to access to government contracts, TASS was told by the Acting Head of Russian Venture Company (RVC), Evgeny Kuznetsov, commenting on the results of the national ranking of fast-growing companies "TechUspekh"
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
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