Site news 21.08.2015
A presentation session of the Aerospace startup track of the GenerationS 2015 technological project accelerator organized by RVC for the key industry experts will be held on August 24, 2015 in the frame of the Eurasian Aerospace Congress as part of the official business program of the XII International Aerospace Salon (MAKS 2015).
Over 30 startups will present their innovative projects for the judgment of the engine-manufacturing, aviation and space industry experts. The projects were short-listed by the technical and business experts following the results of the 8 online sessions and the progress in the understanding and transformation of the initial idea as to how it relates to the needs of the venture capital market and those of the track’s corporate partners. The partners of the Aerospace track are NPO Saturn, the Russian Space Systems, RKK Energiya, Salut, the Samara State Aviation University and some others.
In the course of the presentation session at the Eurasian Aerospace Congress these projects will be presented to the leading industry experts - the heads of the innovation departments of the state and private enterprises. The experts will be able to judge the prospects of project viability in the adjacent or other technological industries. The following companies will be invited to participate in the project evaluation: the Rostec State Corporation, United Engine Corporation, Russian Helicopters, United Aircraft Corporation, the Safran Group (France), etc. including the Skolkovo Fund experts and some other growth institutes.
In which way evolves the present-day innovative entrepreneurship undoubtedly evokes great interest among the participants of the Eurasian aerospace congress. The congress is considered as one of the key events of the MAKS 2015 International Aerospace Salon taking place in Zhukovskiy from 25 to 30 August 2015. The main objectives of the congress are the reinforcement of collaboration between the industrial and scientific companies operating in the aerospace industry, the expert community and the state and private managerial elite. The global agenda of the 2015 congress is summarized as “the strategic changes in the world aerospace industry: new managerial challenges and the overall outlook. The key-note topics of the congress being the following:
• new approaches to improving the management in the aerospace industry;
• ensuring sustainable development of the aerospace industry;
• effective interaction between the science and the industry;
• innovation management in the aerospace industry;
• commercialization of space technology;
• education and career in the aerospace industry;
• expansion of international cooperation in the aerospace business.
The innovative edge of the projects short-listed by the expert board of the GenerationS’s Aerospace track represents a technological solution of applied and global tasks of developing the aerospace industry which corresponds directly to the agenda of the Eurasian Aerospace Congress and the MAKS 2015 Air Show.
The congress itself and a series of presentation sessions will take place on August 24, 2015 in Moscow at the Congress Park of the Radisson Royal Hotel (2/1 Kutozovskiy Avenue, building 6) at 09:00.
We invite all those who are interested to take part in the presentation session and the congress. For the obligatory registration, please go to the congress’s website www.eac.aero
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GenerationS is a federal accelerator of technological startups during which the best projects short-listed through a multi-staged expert evaluation see intense development and wide opportunities with relation to attracting investments. GenerationS is hosted by RVC since 2013 with the support of Russian corporations, growth institutes and venture capital market players.
Since 2015 the GenerationS resources have been used in creating corporate and industrial accelerators in tight collaboration with major Russian corporations. The corporations are directly involved in the selection process, expert evaluation and acceleration of the GenerationS startups driven by its proper needs in innovative developments.
GenerationS-2015 is conducted in seven different fields (also known as tracks): Power&Energy, Telecom Idea, Robotics, Aerospace, SmartCity, Oil&Gas and BiotechMed. All the participants of corporate accelerators will be given an opportunity to receive a grant-in-aid in the amount of RUB 1 million awarded by the Fund for the facilitation of development of small businesses in the field of science and technology. The winners of GenerationS will share the prize fund awarded by RVC and its partners, minimal prize fund being RUB 5 million.
GenerationS press service
Tel.: +7 (495) 510 2200
E-mail: email@example.com www.generation-startup.ru
RVC is a state fund of funds, a Russian Federation growth institute, one the state key instruments in building a national innovative system. The authorized capital of RVC exceeds RUB 30 billion. 100% of its capital belongs to the Russian Federation represented by the Federal agency for managing the state property of the Russian Federation (Rosimuschestvo). The overall number of funds generated by RVC has reached 20, their total worth being RUB 28.9 billion. The share of RVC amounts to RUB 18.3 billion. The number of innovative companies funded by RVC has now reached 175. The total volume of invested funds equals RUB 15.7 billion.
RVC press service
Tel.: +7 (495) 777-0104
About the Eurasian Aerospace Congress
The Eurasian Aerospace Congress (EAC) is the largest industrial forum in the territory of Eastern Europe which will be held once every two years. The congress organizers: the Eurasian partnership of aerospace clusters and the government of the Samara Region. The congress is held with the support of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the Federal Space Agency, the Eurasian Economic Commission, the Russian Federation Trade Representation in the Federal Republic of Germany, the Rostec State Corporation, ORKK, Roselektronika, TsAGI, ISS, the Moscow Aviation Institute, the Union of Russian Mechanical Engineers and the Russian Economic Council in the Federal Republic of Germany.
The key function of the congress is to consolidate the science, business and the government in order to solve the global and applied tasks of the aerospace industry development in the Eurasian territory, to discover new opportunities for international collaboration of Russia in the aerospace domain and to ensure cooperation between the expert community and the state and private managerial elite in choosing modern forms and methods of managing aerospace companies, clusters, complexes and industries nationwide and internationally.
EAC press service
Tel.: +7 (499) 322 8707
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.eac.aero
About NPO Saturn
The NPO Saturn Research and Production Association (OJSC) is an engine-manufacturing company specialized in the design and development, production, and after-market support of gas turbine engines for military and commercial aviation, naval ships, and power-generating plants and gas-pumping units. The association is part of the Union of Russian Mechanical Engineers, an All-Russian public organization.
NPO Saturn is part of United Engine Corporation (JSC) and acts as the leader of the Commercial Engines Division, a business unit of UEC founded on 09.10.2012 as a result of integration of the following companies: NPO Saturn (OJSC), Aviadvigatel (OJSC), PMZ (OJSC), Metallist-PM (CJSC), Energetik-PM (OJSC), Motoservis-PM (CJSC), and Zheleznodorozhnik-PM (CJSC).
United Engine Corporation (JSC) (a Rostec State Corporation company) is an integrated organization specialized in the design and development, serial production, and after-market support of the engines for military and commercial aviation, space programs, the Navy, as well as for the oil and gas industry, and power generation. One of UEC’s prioritized fields of activity is the implementation of comprehensive programs of development of the companies in the industry by introducing new technologies meeting the world-class standards. In 2014 revenues of the corporation amounted to RUB 199.9 billion.
The Rostec State Corporation is a Russian corporation established in 2007 in order to facilitate the development, manufacturing, and export of high-technology industrial products of military and commercial application. Today, it comprises over 700 companies, which form 9 defense-industrial and 5 civil industry holdings, as well as 22 direct control companies. The Rostec portfolio includes such renowned brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA, etc. Rostec’s subsidiaries are located in 60 regions of Russia and deliver their products to over 70 countries worldwide. In 2013 revenues of the corporation amounted to RUB 1.04 trillion. Total taxation exceeded RUB 138 billion.
NPO Saturn press service
Phone: +7 4855 296898