RVC, together with the Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) and the Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises in science and technology, co-organizes the Foresight Fleet to take place on the Volga River from May 12 to May 16, 2015
The PwC Centre for Technology and Innovation (CTI) and the Russian Venture Company (RVC) are pleased to present their fourth annual overview of the venture industry – 2014 MoneyTreeTM: Venture Market Navigator
In the next two years, innovative ecosystem development units – technology transfer centers – will be formed at leading Russian universities. Universities that have already begun work in this direction include Korolev SSAU, Lobachevsky UNN, St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, NUST MIS&S, and St. Petersburg ITMO University
February 26-28, RVC representatives took part in the 12th Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum. This year's agenda was based on two key topics - building relations between Russia and the countries of the Asia-Pacific region through integration of economies and prospects of implementation of joint projects, as well as search for solutions to pressing issues of innovative development
RVC and the Federal Agency of Research Organizations (FARO) signed an agreement on cooperation in innovations. As part of the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum February 27, 2015, the document was signed between Igor Agamirzyan, CEO and Chairman of the Board of RVC, and Michael Kotyukov, Head of FARO
On March 12-13, the practical forum "Ecosystem of Innovation - Universities and Research Centers" will be held in the National University of Science and Technology "MISIS", where representatives of universities, research organizations, and corporations will discuss certain steps towards implementation of university-to-industry projects
In 2014, the key activity of RVC was to ensure a balanced sectorial and industrial structure of Russian venture capital market in accordance with the earlier adopted "RVC OJSC Strategy" (2020) and "RVC OJSC Development Strategy 2014-2016"
On December 23-24, RVC took part in the Conference for Eurasian Cooperation held in Harbin and organized by China's largest development institution - Torch High Technology Industry Development Center, Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China
"Ecosystem of innovations" – Forum on the development of regional innovation infrastructure was held on December 4-5, 2014 in Krasnaya Polyana. Over 300 representatives of government authorities, innovation clusters, technology parks, universities, regional venture capital funds and high-tech companies attended the Forum
RVC and the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of innovation activity and a roadmap for cooperation in the field of development of venture capital infrastructure of the region in the 2015-2019. The documents were signed by Igor Agamirzyan, CEO, Chairman of the Management Board of RVC and Ildar Khalikov, Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan
The biggest in the history of Russia Third Week of Business Angels is coming to an end. More than 70 events: roundtables, panel discussions, forums and workshops on the subject of the development of early stages venture capital market, were held in 25 regions of Russia
The volume of transactions with the participation of private investors of an early stage in 2014 amounted to $ 34.3 million., which is about one third more than in 2012 and 40% lower than in 2013 – data of the annual Russian business angels market research by Atom Partners, RVC and the National Association of Business Angels was presented in Skolkovo Hypercube on November 25 within the framework of the 5th Annual NBBA Congress
On November 19, 2014 the event-hall InfoProstranstvo hosted the 2nd Corporate Venture Summit held by the Innovation and R&D Directors Club (iR&D Club) with the support of the Russian Venture Company (RVC). The Summit is organized for the two consecutive years as part of an iR&D Club and RVC co-project aimed at the development of the Russian market of corporate venture investments.
From October 24 till October 27 RVC delegation together with representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development and the Ministry of Education of Russia, Skolkovo Foundation and members of academic and business communities of Russia took part in the Russian week in China, which included the Chinese-Russian Conference "Innovations - the key to cooperation" and VII Pujiang International Innovation Forum
RVC took part in "Open Innovations" International Forum held on October 14-16 at the platform of "Moscow" Technopolis. As one of the forum's co-organizers, RVC summed up some of its large-scale federal projects for the development of innovation ecosystem elements, while the key company experts took an active part in the forum's business program