East Bound Innovation Contest Part Two. China Day

06 Jun , 12:15–13:15
Pavilion G, Innovation Space
With the support of VEB Innovations, The Skolkovo Foundation

Roscongress, VEB Innovations and the Skolkovo Foundation are teaming up to provide Russian start-ups with an opportunity to tell foreign investors about their projects. This time the contest will look to support development in the field of artificial intelligence. Ten teams of finalists will present their projects to a jury consisting of major investors from the Asia-Pacific region. Pitch sessions will be organized on a geographical basis: major investors and businessmen from China will take part on the first day with Singapore on the second. At least five investors from the Asia-Pacific region with capital from USD 100 million to 1 billion are expected to sit on the jury.

Dmitry Politov, Senior Vice President, VEB Innovations

Welcoming address
Arkady Dvorkovich, President, World Chess Federation (FIDE); Chairman, Skolkovo Foundation
Alexander Stuglev, Chief Executive Officer, The Roscongress Foundation
Oleg Teplov, Chief Executive Officer, VEB Innovation