Investment Niches and Industrial Startups: a Dialogue with the Largest Clients in the Industry
Types of projects (innovative technological solutions) that are the most sought-after and have the highest priority for the largest national corporations. Is the import substitution trend still around? Which technologies do we plan to substitute in the next few years, and which of them can we substitute? Formats in which large clients work with innovation companies (carrying out pilot projects, opportunities for co-financing, R&D, replication of successful practices). Examples of best practices in implementing breakthrough technological solutions. Industrial cooperation as a tool for solving complex technological problems. Recognizing and assisting to unlock potentials of investment niches and to promote growth of top-priority industrial startups.
Yulia Alferova, Advisor to the Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Andrey Batrimenko, Director, Centre for the Development of New Products, Corporate Network Academy (Rostec State Corporation)
Alexander Zazhigalkin, Deputy Director, Centre for Innovative Development, Branch of Russian Railways
Nikolay Parfentyev, Director of Digitalization and Information Technologies; Director, Department of Digitalization and Use of Information Technologies, Rosseti
Alexey Fadeyev, Director, Offshore Project Promotion Programmes, Gazprom Neft