Preparations for the Interra-2012 International Innovation Forum

Preparations for the Interra-2012 International Innovation Forum Preparations for the Interra International Innovation Forum has begun in the Novosibirsk region, according to the official website of the event. Governor Vasiliy Yurchenko signed a decree on the organizing committee establishment and headed the committee.

The committee members will be engaged in study of the major issues related to the organization of this large-scale event in September in the Novosibirsk region.

The organizing committee included the Ministry of the Novosibirsk region, RAS Siberian Branch, Academy of Medical Sciences and Agriculture, also some organizations involved in working with innovative projects, and higher education institutions. In addition, industries of the Novosibirsk Region, including Factory Work, Siblitmash, NEVZ-Soyuz, Novosibirsk Chemical Concentrates Plant are widely presented in the organizing committee.

The first meeting of the new committee will take place this week.


Interra International Youth Innovation Forum in Novosibirsk is the platform of inter-regional and international type in Russia for discussion and understanding the concepts and practices of innovation development in the economy and society. Openness, multi-disciplinary approach to discussions and other events, brightness, and emotionality, creativity of content and form are the distinctive features of the event. In 2011, the forum was devoted to the Innovative People and Innovative State theme and held in an unusual Forum-Campus format. Interra held 291 events attended by more than 50,000 people during three days period.