Moscow Agency of Innovations Invites Startups to Join Open Innovation Marketplace

Moscow Agency of Innovations invites technology companies at different stages of development to take part in Open Innovation Marketplace during  the 33rd IASP World Conference (September 19-22, 2016).

50 startups from around the world will be selected to compete in 10 industry challenges developed in partnership with Moscow government departments and state-owned corporations: Moscow Healthcare Department, Moscow Department of Environmental Management and Protection, Moscow City Planning Department, Moscow Department of Public Utilities and Amenities, Moscow City Transport Agency,  Rostec State Corporation, Rostelecom, Rosseti, Sberbank Technologies, and Morton Group.

The competition is organized  by Moscow Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship, Moscow Agency of Innovations, La Salle Technova Barcelona, and Skolkovo Innovation Center.

Semifinalists will be invited to Moscow to the final stage of the contest on September 20, 2016. They will be able to present their solutions to the expert jury, investors, and guests of the IASP conference.

Winners will be able to access Moscow's innovation infrastructure, establish direct contacts with potential customers and investors, and receive an opportunity to pilot their innovations in the city.

Applications to the contest are accepted through July 29, 2016 at the Open Challenges site

For more information about Open Innovation Marketplace and the industry challenges, please visits the website of Moscow Agency of Innovations.