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January 25, 2018, Rybinsk. – Opening of TechNet track acceleration program of federal accelerator of technological start-ups GenerationS-2017 from RBK took place today in Rybinsk at PJSC UEC-Saturn (a part of United Engine Corporation of Rostec State Corporation Company). Dmitry Mironov, the governor of the Yaroslavl region, Viktor Polyakov, deputy General Director – Managing Director of PJSC UEC-Saturn, Mikhail Antonov, deputy General Director – RBK innovation infrastructure development director, Marina Kustova, deputy Head of UEC Innovation Development Department, Aleksandr Fertman, Sciences, Technologies and Education Director of Skolkovo Fund, Nina Yanykina, co-founder of techno-broker company Business Alliance – Dean of ITMO University, Dmitry Ivanov, Innovation Development Director of PJSC UEC-Saturn, representatives of industry and universities of the Yaroslavl region, and, of course, start-up projects participants selected from 399 applicants from across Russia took part in the opening ceremony.
Acceleration program consists of 10 days saturated with practical work. Start-ups participants will spend them in Rybinsk, the Yaroslavl region, in joint activities with the experts of industrial partner, adopting the best practices of high-technology products industrial systems formation, getting acquainted with the procedures of technologies introduction in state corporations, with technical needs of the enterprises of the Yaroslavl region and with the regional innovation infrastructure.Dmitry Mironov
, the governor of the Yaroslavl region: “Innovative manufacture methods support is one of the of the priority directions in the strategy of the Yaroslavl region social and economic development named “10 Growth Points”. Our industry is interested in search of new advanced technologies and it is ready to introduce and develop innovative programs since they make the future.
Representatives of small innovative enterprises and higher education establishments presenting their inventions today deserve special attention. At PJSC UEC-Saturn’s site – leading company of the region – authors of these projects can work closely with specialists and experts, build partnership relations with industrial consumers from all corners of Russia, including the enterprises of the Yaroslavl region”
, deputy General Director – Managing Director of PJSC UEC-Saturn: “Today we open acceleration program in the new shop №140, one of the best production of turbine blades in the world will be launched in this shop till the end of the year with delivery and installation of all the required equipment. Part of technological solutions will be based on advanced production technologies, such as additive technologies, digital designing and modeling, industrial internet. It will be our first significant step towards establishment of the Factory of the Future. We anticipate that part of the project engineers present in this hall will be able to introduce their solutions into technological processes of the Turbine Blades Center of Excellence”.
In 2017 399 applications for participation in TechNet track were submitted from representatives of the projects in the area of digital designing and modeling, additive technologies, industrial internet, sensor systems, robotechnics, CNC-technologies. Following the results of distance expertise, 40 teams from 24 cities of the Moscow and Leningrad regions, the Volga region, Btryat and Komi Republic, Western Siberia, Ural and Krasnodar Krai were invited to Bootcamp, where they updated their presentations together with experts and presented their inventions to the partners.
On-site screening of TechNet track of the biggest RBK GenerationS accelerator in Russia and Eastern Europe took place in January 2018 in Moscow. Members of workgroup TechNet NTI – co-organizer of the track, leading specialists of the industrial partner – PJSC UEC-Saturn and Investment partner – RT-Business Development approved 13 projects for the production test site of the Factory of the Future.Mikhail Antonov
, deputy General Director – RBK innovation infrastructure development director: “Development of the system of corporate innovations – one of RBK’s priority tasks. For the third year already GenerationS and PJSC UEC-Saturn carry out joint accelerator, which indicates readiness of industrial enterprises to work with the new technologies. Participants who passed through selection into the new season of GenerationS will get an opportunity to test their inventions at the production test site “Smart Factory”, and in future to become a part of the roadmap of TechNet NTI market”.Marina Kustova
, deputy Head of UEC Innovation Development Department: “The way how the work with technological businessmen is organized at PJSC UEC-Saturn and in the Yaroslavl region is the best practice in the corporation which we are going to replicate further to the other companies of the holding. Open innovations – one of the strategic directions of the corporation development. We understand that without our competences in serial production of high-tech globally competitive products, without possibility to be incorporated into our technological chains and to be developed, it will not be possible for start-ups to achieve technological and production maturity, to become technological leaders at the markets of National technological initiative”.
PJSC UEC-Saturn is an industrial partner of RBK GenerationS accelerator since 2015. TechNet track aims at searching of the best solutions in the sphere of advanced production technologies. As per the results of the acceleration program the best projects will be able to get a support in the frames of STI, to test and introduce their inventions into production, to enter into the register of STI TechNet projects, and also to contend for the track prize fund.PJSC "UEC-Saturn" 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, power generation and gas compression as well as for ships and vessels. PJSC UEC-Saturn is a part of United Engine Corporation (JSC) and is the leader of the Commercial Engines division, a business unit of UEC. PJSC UEC-Saturn is a member of the all-Russian industrial association of employers “Russian Engineering Union”, the Yaroslavl regional office of the all-Russian public organization “Russian Engineering Union” is headed by V.Polyakov, Managing Director of PJSC UEC-Saturn.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 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 industry’s companies by introducing new technologies meeting the world-class standards.
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. The corporation comprises 700 companies, which form 11 defense-industrial and 3 civil industry holdings as well as 80 direct control companies. Rostec’s subsidiaries are located in 60 regions of Russia and deliver their products to over 70 countries worldwide. The Rostec portfolio spans such renowned brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Kalashnikov Concern, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA, Uralvagonzavod and others. Rostec' s consolidated revenue reached 1 trillion 266 billion rubles in 2016. Rostec's consolidated net revenue reached 88 billion rubles, and EBITDA reached 268 billion rubles in 2016. The corporation's average salary in 2016 amounted 44 000 rubles. Following Rostec's new strategy, the major objective of the Corporation is to ensure the technological advantage of Russia at the competitive world markets. The implementation of a new technological wave and digitalization of Russian economics are among Rostec's tasks.
GenerationS — the biggest start-up accelerator in Russia and Eastern Europe, federal platform of corporate acceleration instruments development. It is held by RBK starting from 2013. More than 20 Russian corporations annually become industrial partners of GenerationS, and for the benefit of them selection and acceleration of start-ups is performed. According to the results of multi-step expertise, GenerationS participants get wide capabilities for business development and investments attractions, access to resources and infrastructure of accelerator’s partners. In 2017 3470 applications from 13 countries across the world were submitted for participation in GenerationS.
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