The Chelyabinsk Region Ministry of Economic Development announces accepting the applications for the regional competition The Best Innovation Project, which is conducted among the innovation companies, registered and operating in the territory of the Chelyabinsk region.
Co-organizer of the competition also is a venture Fund promoting development of venture capital investments in small scientific and technical enterprises of the Chelyabinsk region.
The main criteria of innovative projects evaluation are: the scientific and technological innovation of the project, the number of protection for intellectual property objects, the large scale of introduction market, the size and qualifications of the team implementing an innovative project, as well as the risks and the implementation phase of the innovation project.
10 contest winners will be awarded diplomas. And what is the most important, the winners will be able to get a professional innovative project business plan for further commercialization. Consulting agencies, selected on a competitive basis will be engaged in developing a business plan on the regional budget.
Applications for the Contest are accepted until April 30, 2012; the tender committee reviews applications and determines the best innovative projects.
The Best Innovation Project of the Chelyabinsk region contest materials, are posted on the Ministry of Economic Development of the Chelyabinsk region site - minekonom74.rf in the Innovation section.
35 innovative projects from Chelyabinsk, Troitsk, Magnitogorsk, Miass, Zlatoust, Snezhinsk, Satka and Asha were presented last year at the competition The Best Innovation Project of the Chelyabinsk region - 2011. 10 projects were recognized the winners.
The scope of development application: instrumentation and energy-saving technologies, alternative energy, health care and veterinary medicine, information technologies, new building technologies.
All 10 projects were awarded diplomas, but for the most valuable for these developments has become a professional innovative projects business plan for further commercialization.