On June 07 the agreement on cooperation in technological project development and implementation for solving the social problems had been concluded by Sistema, RVC and INPO NTI Platform at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
The agreement on cooperation in technological entrepreneurship development had been signed by Elena Kudryashova, Rector of Northern (Arctic) Federal University n.a. M.V. Lomonosov, and Alexandr Povalko, General Director of Russian Venture Company (RVC), in NArFU.
The agreement on cooperation and partnership had been signed by Alevtina Chernikova, Rector of NUST MISIS, and Alexandr Povalko, General Director of RVC, within the XXIII St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
Within the XXIII St. Petersburg International Economic Forum the agreement on cooperation in the implementation of the National Technology Initiative (NTI) had been signed between JSC Russian Venture Company and Interregional Association Siberian Accord in association with Plenipotentiary of the President of the Russian Federation in SFD.
Enel Group, one of the main global operators on the power and gas markets, starts a selection of technological projects on the base of GenerationS, a corporate accelerator of Russian Venture Company. The best start-ups will be able to implement paid pilot projects with Enel Group and to have the access to the markets of 34 countries.
The agreement on promotion of growth model for innovation openness of large companies, developed at the initiative of Agency for Strategic Initiatives, as well as on launch of “Pilot Factory” for technological project implementation had been signed by RVC, VEB.RF, Agency for Strategic Initiatives, Skolkovo fund, Internet Initiatives Development Fund and Roscongress fund.
The main parameters of action organization and venture fund finance for supporting the promising educational technologies of digital economy had been agreed by the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation and RVC.
The Center of Genetics and Reproductive Medicine Genetico, which is the part of the RVC Biofund portfolio, won a tender to conduct the researches on the topic “Population genomics of indigenous ethnic groups of Russia” for the Research Institute of Medical Genetics of the Tomsk National Research Medical Center (NIMC).
RVC with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation and Rosstandart initiated the creation of the Technical Committee “Artificial Intelligence”, whose responsibility will include a wide range of issues related to the regulatory and technical regulation of various aspects of the applied use of AI technologies.
The export revenue earned by portfolio companies of funds partially owned by RVC in 2018 amounted to 88.4 million US dollars, two times more than in 2017 (44.6 million US dollars). Japan, Germany, USA, UK and Belarus have become the leading countries in terms of the volume of exported products.
EnergoLesProm LLC, a 100% subsidiary of ELP Group LLC, a portfolio company of the RVC Seed Investment Fund, has signed its first export contract for the delivery of a fast pyrolysis unit for processing low-quality wood into liquid fuel to Germany.
RVC’s General Director Alexander Povalko and the representatives of investment company of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Alkeri Partners, Chairman Jamal A. Al-Hazeem and Founder and Managing Partner Khaled Zainalabedin signed an agreement on creating a series of corporate accelerators GenerationS for the Russian and international startups in the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Middle East.