Rusnano Fund stimulates demand for nano products

Rusnano Fund stimulates demand for nano productsThe Government of Kaluga Region and Rusnano’s Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs (FIEP) have launched a programme to stimulate demand for nanotech products in the region, the press service of the fund reports.

The CEO of FIEP Andrey Svinarenko and the Governor of Kaluga Region Anatoly Artamonov have approved a program developed by the fund’s experts and regional authorities.

According to the program, the products of Russian nanotech enterprises will be used under the state procurement programmes, regional targeted programmes, and sectoral projects. The programme provides for a 10% share of innovations in the state and municipal contracts, and allows to increase the production of nanotech products in the region up to 7B RUR by 2016.

The Foundation invites manufacturers of innovative and nanotech products to participate in the joint action programme of the FIEP and Kaluga Region authorities.