More than 13,000 entrepreneurs and investors visited the Open Innovations forum just outside Moscow last week. However, concerns arose about the pace of technological advances in Russia.
Skolkovo Technology Park, one of Russia's largest science parks, is just an hour’s drive from Moscow's city centre. Designed as an alternative to Silicon Valley in the U.S., Skolkovo is a key part of Russia's dream to build an economy based on scientific and technological innovation.
The Skolkovo Foundation managing Russia’s most widely touted Skolkovo innovation hub just outside Moscow, and Alfa-Bank, one of this country’s largest commercial banks, have launched the screening of the best IT solutions for banking among start-u
Our technical team at Our Russia was afforded a unique opportunity tour Skolkovo last week. We also discussed with key executives of Russia’s version of “Silicon Valley” the uniquely ambitious plans that differentiate Russia’s science city from all previous endeavors.
A Russian startup funded by two of Russia’s largest nanotech centers, Dubna just outside Moscow and Sygma.Novosibirsk from Siberia, has developed what appears to be a brand new charging device for a variety of portable gadgets, Rusnanonet.ru repor
SDI Research, a Russian company, will receive a $335,000 grant from Russia’s Skolkovo Foundation for the development of a next gen semantic master data management (MDM) system to store and sync data, the Skolkovo Foundation website announced.
Comindware, a resident at the Skolkovo Foundation’s IT Cluster, which develops solutions for project management and business processes, has announced the release of a version of its Comindware Project for the iPad, reports the Skolkovo Foundation website.
The Borlas Consulting Group and the Skolkovo Foundation have signed a cooperation agreement for the establishment of a research and development unit at Skolkovo. According to CNews, citing Borlas, the opening of the unit is planned for 2015.
The Itar-Tass news agency reports that U.S.-based Intel’s Vice President for Europe, Middle East and Africa Christian Morales said that the world’s largest semiconductor chip maker will establish a research unit at Skolkovo within the next year or