27 January 2014, Monday, 13:26

Largest Russian project on searching for promising innovations Russian Startup Tour gets to Ufa on February 3

author: Elvira Latypova

On February 3, a roadshow of the Russian Startup Tour will be held in Ufa: the capital of Bashkortostan will be the sixth city in Russia where Russian experts of development institutions and investors meet with start-up teams of regions and developers of innovative projects. The meeting will be held at Ufa State Aviation Technical University (12, Karl Marx Street, Building 9 Ufa).

The most ambitious Russian project on searching for promising innovative projects during January — April will cover the 26 largest cities. For each city a unique program specific to regional innovation infrastructure and requests of participants is developed.

According to the organizers, the participants will be able to communicate with investors, experts, to make presentations of their projects, to consult with experts on a wide range of issues, attend master classes and seminars on business planning, strategic planning, project management, personal growth, team formation.

The roadshow of the Russian Startup Tour will select the most promising projects for further development and advancement. Start-up teams will be invited to the key activities of the Russian market innovation.

Organizers of the Russian StartUp Tour are "Skolkovo" Foundation, the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs, JSC "RVC", JSC "RUSNANO" (Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs). Partners are the Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises in Science and Technology, the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skolkovo Tech), Intellectual Property Centre "Skolkovo", Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI), Zvorykinsky project, the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR), OPORA Russia, the leading business accelerator of Finland StartupSauna, Foundation "Open Innovations". The roadshow of the Russian StartUp Tour is supported by the Government, the Ministry of Economic Development, Ministry of Education and Science, Ministry of Telecom & Mass Communications of the Russian Federation.

It is possible to find the program of events and go through the signing procedure on the website of the project Russian StartUp Tour.