GenerationS, the corporate innovation development platform, became a winner of the Global Business Outlook Awards 2021 in the category «Outstanding Contribution to Innovation Ecosystem Development – Russia 2021». This is the first award of GenerationS in 2021 and fourth in accelerator’s portfolio of interactional awards.
Annual Global Business Outlook Awards seeks to recognise and reward excellence in businesses around the world. It is designed to facilitate the outstanding work of businesses and business leaders across industries. Global Business Outlook Awards extend to the private and public sector. Its expansive focus on businesses of all sizes, in both broad and niche sectors. Essentially, this could create competitive advantage for smaller market participants as well as larger firms adopting international models and techniques into their business strategies to create exceptional value.
Ten categories were presented this year including Banking, Technology, Leadership, Insurance and etc. In 2021 the new category was presented – Industry, which highlights both the contribution of countries to the development of various directions, and the players of the innovation ecosystem, which contribute to the development of innovations in various fields. The jury evaluated all candidates. Global Business Outlook Awards prides itself on an efficient, fair and prompt judicial process.
Ekaterina Petrova, managing director of GenerationS:
«For GenerationS, every recognition at the international level is always valuable, because it means that our work, efforts and role we play in the international innovation ecosystem are visible to the market and needed by the innovation community. GenerationS has built a global network with almost all countries. We actively attract foreign startups to participate in accelerators and try to make their acquaintance with Russian innovation market as productive, smooth and fast as possible. The same model, but vice versa, applies to Russian startups, which we are trying to help finding ways to enter the international market.»
Global Business Outlook Awards 2021 became the fourth international award for GenerationS.