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Russian Venture Company’s Igor Agamirzian to Participate in 2012 Global Technology Symposium

21.03.2012

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Russian Venture Company’s Igor Agamirzian to Participate in 2012 Global Technology Symposium

Company CEO to Address Russian Development Institutions and Shifts in Venture Capital Markets

MENLO PARK, Ca. — March 21, 2012 — The Russian Venture Company (RVC), a government-backed one billion dollar fund-of-funds headquartered in Russia, today announced that Igor Agamirzian, CEO, will participate in two informative panels at the ninth annual Global Technology Symposium.

"Innovation is the key to a thriving global economy, and Russia is positioned to play a major role in what is rapidly becoming a single worldwide marketplace," said Agamirzian. "We’re working closely with the Skolkovo Innovation Center and Rusnano to help build a platform for emerging entrepreneurs that are looking to take advantage of unique opportunities that Russia presents."

The two panel discussions that Mr. Agamirzian will participate on are:

  • March 28th 5 – 6 p.m. PT — An Update from the Russian Development Institutions
  • March 30th 3:45 – 5:15 p.m. PT — Adventures in Capitalism: What's Next for Venture Capital?

The Global Technology Symposium is the leading investment conference on venture capital, technology, and entrepreneurship in emerging markets. The event hosts more than 300 selected thought leaders in business, finance, technology, and policymaking to Silicon Valley, where they share insights into the opportunities and challenges of globalization.

A full conference agenda can be found on the Global Technology Symposium website here.



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