Round-table discussions about innovation development in Volgograd region

Round-table discussions about innovation development in Volgograd regionA roundtable discussion on the innovation development of the region took place at the Ministry of Economy, Foreign Economic Relations and Investments within the discussion of the address of Volgograd region governor Sergei Bozhenova to regional authorities, deputies and the public.

The roundtable was attended by members of the government, deputies of the regional legislative assembly, heads of regional enterprises and organizations, experts, representatives of the scientific community and the public. The main topics of discussion are the condition of innovation in Volgograd region and the prospects of economic development.

As noted by Elena Ogol’, the Deputy Chairman of the Economy Committee of Volgograd region, economy transition to innovation-oriented model is carried out under the strategy of innovative development of the Russian Federation until 2020

The purpose of the innovation system in Volgograd region is to create an effective mechanism of Innovative lift. It helps the actors to take their innovative activities from the stage of development of scientific research to competitive industries and finished products creation. The mechanism of innovative lift will be implemented step-by-step, taking into account experts’ opinions.

Roundtable participants developed recommendations for innovative development in the region, which will be taken into account in shaping the concept of socio-economic development of Volgograd region, the website of Volgograd region Government says.