The Roscongress Foundation, Skolkovo Foundation, the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, and the Content Fund will hold a series of contests as part of the Business Priority project in order to identify highly popular and promising innovative solutions:
- Top 10 innovative companies in energy;
- Top 10 innovative companies in the environment;
- Top 10 innovative companies in healthcare.
Young companies that are prepared for the challenges of the future will be able to access the world’s largest technology consumers directly, implement their projects rapidly, scale their business, and export their product to foreign markets.
Information about the terms of the contests can be found on the Business Priority website.
Applications for the contests will be accepted until 30 December 2019, and can be made via the following links:
- for projects in the energy sector;
- for projects in the environmental sector;
- for projects in the healthcare sector.
The results of the contests will be announced at the Russian Investment Forum, which will take place from 12–14 February 2020 in Sochi.
The Business Priority project aims to improve the competitiveness of the Russian economy through the promotion of innovative national projects and technologies. Its goal is the creation of an internationally recognized national quality standard for high-tech innovative projects with high liquidity on the global market.