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Skolkovo innovation center (also Russian Silicon Valley in Skolkovo) is a planned high technology business area to be built at Skolkovo near Moscow, Russia.
The site is intended to be an ultramodern complex created to encourage scientifically-technological based companies. It is expected that the complex will be constructed in the territory of the city settlements of New Ivanovo and Odintsovo, near the village of Skolkovo, located in the east part of Odintsovsky area of Moscow, 2 km to the west from MKAD on Skolkovsky highway.
Earlier this week Skolkovo, the international tech hub under completion on the outskirts of Moscow, and California-based digital security solutions firm Symantec signed a deal for joint cooperation across a number of segments
Mobile app builder iBuildApp has raised $200,000 from Starta Capital and Nikolay Belykh. iBuildApp is an international project that enables clients to build and manage mobile apps. As well as being a resident of Moscow’s Skolkovo IT-Park, the project also has its headquarters in Foster City, California
The Russian government has established a foundation to support startups. Experts, however, are skeptical that such an idea will be successful.
RoboCV plans to take the international automatic logistic systems – or robot control—market by storm. Just one year old, the young company has already quikckly gone from concept development to the international market
The Moscow Gagarinsky Court has ruled State Duma deputy Ilya Ponomaryov to pay 2.7 million rubles ($81,700) to the foundation Skolkovo
The Skolkovo School of Management predicts which jobs will become essential in a few years’ time - and which will disappear
After a year of limbo, the “Russian Silicon Valley” has received a guarantee from the government for financing through 2020
Over 100 billion rubles of non-state investment will be provided for the development of the innovations center Skolkovo in the next eight years, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said
An international congress of biochemists has suggested that Russia is on its way to returning to the elite echelon of global science
In the wake of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) Russia's prominent politicians and businessmen talk about the impact of the forum on the Russian economy
Russia hosted this year's G20 Young Entrepreneur Alliance Summit. Young businessmen have shown themselves as active users of the latest digital technologies in managing business
Skolkovo Foundation President Viktor Vekselberg has reiterated an allegation that State Duma deputy Ilya Ponamorayov illegally received $750,000 from the foundation
The Skolkovo Foundation has named its new supervisor. Ex-Minister of Education Andrei Fursenko replaces Ex-Deputy Prime Minister Vladislav Surkov
President Vladimir Putin has accepted the resignation of his long-time ally and former chief ideologue Vladislav Surkov from his posts as Deputy Prime Minister and government chief of staff
According to Surkov the system has not collapsed, but has “defeated the opposition,” demonstrating a “long overdue harshness” toward extremists
The 2013 edition of the Russian Tech Tour offered another illustration of the growing appeal of the Russian tech scene to venture capitalists.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said he believes in the future of the science city Skolkovo, but is convinced that the project, including its financial part, should be carried out strictly within the law
Business editor at Russia Beyond the Headlines Elena Shipilova speaks about Russia’s technoparks. They have now given rise to a new generation of entrepreneurs.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will take part in the Future Dialogue international conference to take place at the Hyper Cube building in Skolkovo outside Moscow on Wednesday
German statesman Otto von Bismarck once observed that the Russian cavalry were “slow to saddle up, but ride fast.” Nowhere is this saying truer than in innovation, where Russia has climbed rapidly up the innovation rankings over the last five years