RUSNANO to discuss the progress and failures of innovative clusters

RUSNANO to discuss the progress and failures of innovative clustersA roundtable on Innovation Clusters in the Russian way: progress and failures, organized by RUSNANO, JSC will be held in June, 22 within the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

The event will be attended by the Chairman of the Company’s Board Anatoly Chubais, the regional director of Intel Corporation in the CIS Dmitry Konash, Rector of Russian Economic School Konstantin Sonin, Chairman of Drive Management’s Board of Directors Leonid Melamed, CEO of Philips and Optogan Andr? Richter and other members of Russian and foreign high-tech business, investment community and the industry’s leading experts.

The moderator of the event is the managing director of DFJ VTB venture capital group Aurora Alexandra Johnson.

The roundtable will be opened by Anatoly Chubais’s speech that is devoted to RUSNANO experience on the formation of innovation clusters in Russia. Particular attention will be given to the analysis of failures of some Company’s projects associated with the development of innovative business and technology markets. Then all the roundtable participants will be able to discuss the speech of RUSNANO’s head and to share their vision of the innovation process in Russia.

Time and venue: from 10:00 till 11:15 in Pavilion 8, Hall 8.2.

Live broadcast of the event will be available at the websites of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum and RUSNANO.

You can also follow the event and ask your questions on twitter, writing a message with #RUSNANO and #SPIEF hashtags.