In 2017, 399 applications for participation in TechNet track from the entrepreneurs in the field of digital design and modelling, additive technologies, industrial internet, sensor systems, robotics, CNC-technologies were submitted. Based on the results of the distance expertise, 40 teams from 24 cities of Moscow and Leningrad regions, Volga region, Republic of Buryatia and Republic of Komi, Western Siberia, Ural, and Krasnodar region were invited to attend Bootcamp where they worked on the presentations together with the experts and presented their developments to the partners.
"TechNet track is aimed at solving tasks of the corporate customer — EUC-Saturn PJSC and NTI TechNet market. Accelerator program offers to innovators an opportunity to look at their projects through the prism of market in necessity to adjust its technical or commercial part", Ekaterina Petrova says.
"This year, we will develop the components that will make it possible to take the project from prototype stage to the industrial production. It is expected to shift the program focus to the work with the region — colleagues will come not only to UEC-Saturn, but also see production processes of the other Yaroslavl enterprises. It will help them evaluate their technology cross-market capacity. Separate time will be devoted to work with Corporation of SME Development in the Yaroslavl region where the projects will be able to "Land" their solutions on the territory of a definite region", Dmitry Ivanov says.UEC-Saturn accepts purchase of technological solutions that will pass through the acceleration program and adaptation at the test arena, as well as purchase of shares in the projects through the Roctec funds. Start-ups — track finalists can also be included in the NTI TechNet project register.
GenerationS — the major start-up accelerator in Russia and Eastern Europe, the federal corporate platform to develop acceleration tools. It has been held by RVC since 2013. Over 20 Russian companies, interested in selecting and accelerating start-ups, become industrial partners to GenerationS on an annual basis. As a result of the multi-stage examination, the GenerationS participants receive ample opportunities for business development and investment promotion as well as access to resources and infrastructure of accelerator partners. In 2017 alone, 3,470 applications from 13 countries were submitted to participate in GenerationS.
RVC is a governmental fund of funds, the Institute of Development of the Russian Federation. The main objectives of RVC: stimulate creation of Russia's own venture capital industry and execute functions of the Project Office of the National Technology Initiative (NTI). The authorized capital of RVC is more than 30 billion roubles. One hundred per cent of the RVC capital belongs to the Russian Federation represented by the Federal Agency for Management of State Property of the Russian Federation (Federal Property Management Agency). The total number of funds formed by RVC has reached 26, their total size is 35.1 billion rubles. The share of RVC is 22.5 billion rubles. The number of innovative companies approved for investment by RVC funds has reached 217. The total amount of monetary funds approved for investment is 17.1 billion rubles.
UEC-Saturn PJSC (is included in the United engine manufacturing corporation of Rostec State Corporation) — engine manufacturing company, specialized in development, production and maintenance of gas and turbine engines for military and civil aviation, ships of Naval forces, energy-generating and gas transmitting services.
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