Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO won RVC’s contest to create a model of a regional business catalyst on the basis of regional university.
The application prepared by school experts has been recognized as the most appropriate for the requirements and criteria.
Project goals are to unite the members of the regional innovation ecosystem based on technological university, to implement catalyst business model in other regions of the country, assist the launch of catalysts in the universities and research institutes focusing on improving the infrastructure to support growing companies and investment climate. Regional Business Catalyst will coordinate the interaction of innovation system agents in each region and ensure the communication of all stakeholders.
As a result, it is planned to bring applications for business ideas funding to a new level of quality and quantity, to realize the potential of innovation-active regions, and improve the innovation infrastructure of the country.
The newly established Center for the development of entrepreneurial ecosystem of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO will be responsible for the realization of the project.