The best technological projects, selected as part of the GTLK corporate accelerator powered by GenerationS and with the participation of program partners VEB.RF, InfoWatch Group, Russian Railways, Transport Systems Group, JSC USC and PJSC UAC, presented their solutions at the pitch sessions in Moscow.
GenerationS, a platform for corporate innovations development from RVC, was recognized by Global Business Outlook Awards 2021 for an “Outstanding Contribution to Innovation Ecosystem Development — Russia 2021”. This is GenerationS's first award this year and its fourth in the corporate accelerator's overall portfolio of international awards.
Russian Venture Company (RVC, a part of the Russian Direct Investment Fund, the Russian Federation's sovereign wealth fund) and Sber announced their intention to create a joint fund totaling $100 million to invest in technology and science-intensive startups.
From March 25 to March 28, teams solved analytics and data visualization problems from the real-world experience of the Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation and its event partners: Rosstat, Rosvodresursy, the Ministry of Economic Development, and others.
The program is focused on finding innovative digital solutions for employees’ the daily activities, corporate education and HR. The most promising startups will launch paid pilot projects and get an opportunity for long-term cooperation with the leader of the petrochemical industry in Russia and one of the world's largest companies in the sector.
ExoAtlet, an RVC Biofund portfolio company, has launched pilot projects for home exo-rehabilitation. The company's products — the ExoAtlet I and ExoAtlet Bambini exoskeletons — have attracted their first private customers, who have begun exercises right at home.
ExoAtlet, an RVC Biofund portfolio company, successfully completed trials and received a registration certificate for the ExoAtlet II exoskeleton, which was previously certified by the European Union. The training apparatus is the second exoskeleton in the company's lineup to achieve medical certification in the Russian market.
Rosstandart approved the second series of national standards in the field of Internet of things, sensor networks and industrial Internet of things technologies. The documents were developed by Technical Committee 194 "Cyber-physical systems" on the basis of 123. Among the approved documents is one of the most popular protocols of the Internet of things LoRaWAN RU.
New Industry Ventures (a joint venture fund of Gazprom Neft, Gazprombank, RVC and VEB Ventures) supported the development of Russian video analytics system for occupational safety and industrial control using artificial intelligence and big data technologies.
RVC identified the leaders of the annual national ranking of high-tech fast-growing companies “TechUspech-2020”. The rating included 107 companies from 24 regions of Russia with total revenues of more than 220 billion rubles.
GENERATIONS, a platform for the development of corporate innovations from RVC, and Lenta, the largest hypermarket chain in Russia, summed up the results of the selection of international start-UPS in the field of retail. The best teams will implement paid pilot projects on the company's infrastructure, will receive consultations on localization of products in the Russian market and will be able to continue long-term cooperation with Lenta.
The Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF, sovereign Fund of the Russian Federation) and the far East high technology Fund (DFWT, established with the participation of capital RVC) they invested RUB 300 million in the portfolio company of RDIF Motorika.
The technical Committee “Cyber-physical systems” on the basis of RVC brings to public discussion two draft preliminary national standards (PNST) in the field of smart manufacturing. The documents were initiated for development and prepared for public discussion by the infrastructure center of NTI “TechNet”.
The new Industry Ventures venture Fund (a joint venture Fund of Gazprom Neft, Gazprombank, RVC and VEB Ventures) supported the project of creating an innovative visualization system and monitoring the progress of construction works.
The NTI venture Fund will invest RUB 180 million in the Tsels project (Medical screening systems LLC), one of the leaders of the Russian market for the analysis of medical images using artificial intelligence technologies.
The RBV Capital Fund, created with the participation of capital RVC and R-Pharm, invested 105 million rubles in PanDx, which is developing a multifunctional catheter “Izikat” for the treatment of severe diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.
Six development institutes signed a Memorandum on launching a mechanism for seamless integration of support measures. The document was signed in pursuance of the instruction of the First Deputy Chairman of the Government Andrey Belousov.