The all-Russian competition The future director of innovation starts accepting applications for participation on April 11, 2012. The competition is organized by the Institute of Innovation Management HSE. The Contest partner is OJSC RVC. The aim of the competition is to identify talented young people, worthy of admission to the Master program Management of research, development and innovation in the company.
Graduates and postgraduates of technical higher education institutions and natural science faculties and departments of universities can take part in the competition. The winner will receive a certificate for a grant from the partner of the contest, to take the master's program. A specially created advisory council will perform selection and competence evaluation of potential program participants.
Among the experts of the competition are CEO and Chairman of the OJSC RVC Board of Igor Agamirzian; the Head of the chair of Innovation Management HSE, the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Fund for Promotion of Small Enterprises in Science and Technology Bortnik Ivan; Professor of Innovation Management chair HSE, the Dean of the High School of Marketing and Business Development HSE Tatiana Komissarov, etc.
The competition is held from April 11 to 31 July 2012. The deadline for submitting applications to participate in the contest is until May 12, 2012 (inclusive). Participation in the contest is for free.