30 October 2015, Friday, 13:22
UFA, 30 October 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Alim Faizov/. In Moscow, at the "Open Innovations" forum an awarding ceremony of the third annual journalistic award for promoting IT projects that affect the lives of people and the Russian society — the "Golden Stylus 2015" took place. The award founders are Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR) and ELAR Corporation.
Total from November 2014 to September 2015, 107 applications from 37 regions of the Russian Federation were submitted for the contest. The largest number of works was presented by media from Moscow, Tatarstan and St. Petersburg. The short-list of nominees included 13 journalistic materials from Ekaterinburg, Izhevsk, Kazan, Krasnoyarsk, Lipetsk, Moscow, Rostov-on-Don, St. Petersburg, Samara and Yanaul (Republic of Bashkortostan).
Raushaniya Garifullina from "Yanaulskie Zori" newspaper (Republic of Bashkortostan) was awarded in the category "Culture" for her article about innovative technologies that are used in local schools.
The winners were handed over awards, on behalf of the chairman of the jury, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan and Chairman of the Board AIRR Rustam Minnikhanov, by the Tatarstan Prime Minister Ildar Khalikov. The ceremony was attended by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises in Scientific and Technical Sphere Ivan Bortnik, Vice President of ELAR Corporation Dmitry Sherbachev, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan, Minister of Information and Communications of the republic Roman Shaikhutdinov.