President Dmitry Medvedev chaired a Skolkovo Trustee Fund meeting, cnews.ru reports. Viktor Vekselberg, the president of the Fund presented a work statement 2011 during the meeting.
According to him, there are 427 residents registered in Skolkovo, and 100 grants totaling more than $ 6 B RUR issued. We have formed an expert panel, which consists of about 600 experts in various fields. I would like to emphasize that more than 30% of our experts are representatives of science, business, representing foreign governments, and thus we provide a communication with the international expert community and that is important for us - Skolkovo president said.
Speaking at the meeting, Viktor Vekselberg has also proposed to create a single information system that will eliminate duplication of innovative projects. We want to take the initiative, which has already been discussed, about the creation of a unified information system for innovative projects in order to avoid a situation when they present the same projects - he said.