The Russian Innovation Center, initiated by Rusnano, RVC and the Skolkovo Foundation, presents Russian Innovation Week on September 17-20, 2013.
Boston – 17 September
Silicon Valley – 19-20 September
This prestigious international conference aims to highlight opportunities for partnerships between leading American entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and innovative Russian companies. Attendees will learn firsthand what it’s like to do business in Russia from successful Russian companies. In addition, they can mingle with new players in the Russian and American technology markets and discuss technology trends with business executives, startup entrepreneurs and investors.
Russian Innovation Week is an event that representatives of Russian and international companies, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and journalists won’t want to miss.
English will be the working language of the conference.
RIW 2013 brings the startup community into contact with the largest venture investors and business leaders on both coasts of the United States. Whether you’re looking for investment, trying to break into the international market, or seek access to people with expertise in world-leading innovation projects, this is your chance!
WHAT ARE THE OPPORTUNITIES?
Pitch your company to venture investors or potential business partners
Selected companies will be invited to present their business to venture investors and business leaders. If you need investment, partners or international promotion, RIW 2013 is the perfect place to find what you are looking for.
Meet with investors
Once you are signed up to RIW 2013, you can easily schedule meetings with potential investors, partners and other conference participants. A special, easy-to-use section for appointments will be available on the official RIW 2013 website.
Improve your presentation skills
Companies which are invited to take part in the pitch sessions will get free training to improve their presentation skills in the run-up to the event.
HOW CAN I TAKE PART?
Follow this link http://riw-usa.com/save-the-date/startup and register online before 20 July, 2013. If your application is successful, you will receive confirmation via email by 16 August, 2013.
Participation for companies selected by RIW organizing committee is free of charge. Companies are responsible for their own travel expenses, including flights, as well as accommodation, meals and visa costs.
Please feel free to contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
See you at RIW 2013!