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09 February2024
Intellectual property becomes a productive asset

Intellectual property becomes a productive asset

The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia took part in the discussion of the launch of a pilot project for lending secured by intellectual property.
09 February2024
Weekly news overview

Weekly news overview

We present to your attention the traditional overview of news in the field of regional development, innovation and import substitution over the past week.
08 February2024
Congratulations on Russian Science Day!

Congratulations on Russian Science Day!

The years 2022-2031 in our country were declared by the head of state to be the decade of science and technology. In Russia, research universities, flagship higher education institutions, and individual regional scientific projects are actively supported.
07 February2024
AIRR region: Samara region. “Zhiguli Valley”: residency as an advantage

AIRR region: Samara region. “Zhiguli Valley”: residency as an advantage

AIRR helps Samara innovators attract investors, share experience and ideas, and adopt successful practices. Last year, the Association’s delegation attended the Samara engineering forum “New challenges for the development of engineering in the Russian Federation 2030: unmanned aircraft systems, engineering personnel, support infrastructure,” which took place at the Zhigulevskaya Dolina technology park. AIRR project manager Dmitry Mitroshin spoke at the forum about the necessary components for the development of a federal network of engineering centers. Examples were the engineering centers of the AIRR participating regions of Tatarstan, Bashkortostan, and Perm Territory .

06 February2024
"The Most Huge Country"

"The Most Huge Country"

The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR) actively supports projects in the field of education. Thus, since 2016, AIRR, together with dozens of the best universities in Russia, has been holding the Interdisciplinary Multidisciplinary Olympiad “Technological Entrepreneurship”, designed to identify and support high school students interested in engineering creativity and planning to create innovative start-up projects. This year, AIRR provides information support to the First All-Russian competition of video content of educational institutions of secondary, secondary vocational and higher education of the Russian Federation “The Most Huge Country”, which started on January 13.
06 February2024
Forum "Digital Economy" at the exhibition "Russia"

Forum "Digital Economy" at the exhibition "Russia"

Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko took part in the industry event “Digital Economy Day”, which took place at the international exhibition and forum “Russia”. In his report at the plenary discussion “The Main Achievements of the Digital Economy of Russia” of the Forum of National Achievements, he spoke about the results of Russia’s digital development in key areas of the national project “Digital Economy,” reports the Russian Government portal .
29 January2024
AIRR regions and China: potential for international interaction

AIRR regions and China: potential for international interaction

Relations between Russia and China are developing dynamically. The mutually beneficial cooperation of the subjects of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR) with Chinese partners is confirmed by the results of 2023.
23 November2022
Bashkortostan plans to increase the number of industrial and technology parks to 50 by 2024

Bashkortostan plans to increase the number of industrial and technology parks to 50 by 2024

The areas of the Ufimsky industrial park are 98% full. In 2022, the number of residents increased by 50% - from 10 to 15, the press service of the republican government reported.

22 November2022
Novosibirsk scientists are implementing innovative projects

Novosibirsk scientists are implementing innovative projects

Scientific developments in the field of agriculture include the extraction and production of fertilizers, the development of new plant varieties, and others. Innovative projects are already being implemented with the support of the region.
21 November2022
News overview: November 14 - 20

News overview: November 14 - 20

We present to your attention the traditional overview of news in the field of regional development, innovation and import substitution over the past week.
18 November2022
AIRR delegation visited the Kaluga region with a business mission

AIRR delegation visited the Kaluga region with a business mission

Representatives of the regions of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia visited the Kaluga Region as part of a business visit on November 15-18, 2022. The delegation included representatives of the directorate of AIRR, Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk, Samara , Ulyanovsk regions, Krasnoyarsk and Altai regions, the Republic of Tatarstan. AIRR delegates visited the territories of innovative development of the region: enterprises of light industry, microelectronics, automotive, information and communication technologies and a tourist and recreational cluster to exchange experience in the implementation of high-tech projects.
17 November2022
6 regions of the AIRR entered the TOP-10 innovative development of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation

6 regions of the AIRR entered the TOP-10 innovative development of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation

The national rating of scientific and technological development of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation at the end of 2021 was presented by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation. The top ten included the Tomsk region (3rd place), the Republic of Bashkortostan (4) and Tatarstan (5), Novosibirsk (6), Ulyanovsk (8), Nizhny Novgorod (10) regions.
09 November2022
The AIRR delegation presented the experience of innovative development of the regions of the Russian Federation in Uzbekistan

The AIRR delegation presented the experience of innovative development of the regions of the Russian Federation in Uzbekistan

The meeting of representatives of the regions of the Association and the Ministry of Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan was held as part of a business visit on November 8-10, 2022 to the Republic. The delegation included representatives of the AIRR Directorate, Kaluga, Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod, Lipetsk, Novosibirsk, Samara, Tyumen, Irkutsk, Ulyanovsk regions, Krasnoyarsk Territory, the Republics of Bashkortostan and Sakha (Yakutia), the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug and Altai Territory.
12 July2022
News digest: July 4 -10

News digest: July 4 -10

We present to your attention the traditional digest of news in the field of regional development, innovation and import substitution over the past week.
15 January2021
Within the Gaidar Forum, the meeting of members of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia was held

Within the Gaidar Forum, the meeting of members of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia was held

The annual general meeting of members of AIRR was held today in Moscow by Rustam Minnikhanov, Chairman of the Council, the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia – President, the Republic of Tatarstan.

 
13 January2021
The Gaidar Forum to be opened at RANEPA on January 14 will be held in a new format

The Gaidar Forum to be opened at RANEPA on January 14 will be held in a new format

The Gaidar Forum “Russia and the World After Pandemics” will take place at RANEPA on January 14-15. For those who got used to go in January for the major expert event of the country, this year everything will change beyond all recognition. 

15 December2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for the entry of export-oriented companies to the market of the Argentine Republic”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for the entry of export-oriented companies to the market of the Argentine Republic”

On December 15, 2020, AIRR together with the Trade Representation of the Russian Federation in the Argentine Republic intends held a video conference.

14 December2020
Yakutia presented its innovation transfer experience at the International Business Week 2020 in Ufa

Yakutia presented its innovation transfer experience at the International Business Week 2020 in Ufa

At the International Business Week 2020 in Ufa, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) presented its successful experience of transfer of innovations into the economy.

19 November2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Transfer of Technologies: Prospects Development of Innovation Infrastructure of Russia”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Transfer of Technologies: Prospects Development of Innovation Infrastructure of Russia”

On November 19, 2020, the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia held a video conference on the subject: “Transfer of Technologies: Prospects Development of Innovation Infrastructure of Russia”.

12 November2020
The moderator of the expert session at the Forum Strong Ideas for the New Time was the Director of AIRR

The moderator of the expert session at the Forum Strong Ideas for the New Time was the Director of AIRR

On November 12, within the Forum Strong Ideas for the New Time, AIRR together with the Agency for Strategic Initiatives was the organizer of the expert session “Regional Policy 2030: Solutions to Launch a New Investment Cycle”, attended by the Association of Innovative Regions.

11 November2020
The Forum Strong Ideas for the New Time began in Moscow

The Forum Strong Ideas for the New Time began in Moscow

On November 11, the Forum Strong Ideas for the New Time, held by ASI and Roscongress Foundation, began in Moscow. The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia takes part in the forum.

13 October2020
Controlling the system means controlling the epidemic!

Controlling the system means controlling the epidemic!

On October 13, 2020, within International Scientific-Practical Conference Pandemic 2020: Challenges, Solutions, Consequences, the expert discussion was held on the subject: “Best management practices of arrangement of healthcare systems and infection spread prevention”.

13 October2020
Dmitry Azarov shared the region’s experience in fighting COVID-19 at the international conference

Dmitry Azarov shared the region’s experience in fighting COVID-19 at the international conference

On Tuesday, October 13, Dmitry Azarov, Governor of the Samara Region, attended International Scientific-Practical Conference Pandemic 2020: Challenges, Solutions, Consequences.

13 October2020
Experience of Yakutia in fighting the coronavirus pandemic was represented at the International Conference

Experience of Yakutia in fighting the coronavirus pandemic was represented at the International Conference

On October 13, in the video conference mode, Aysen Nikolaev, Head of Yakutia, attended the plenary discussion of International Scientific-Practical Conference Pandemic 2020: Challenges, Solutions, Consequences.

25 September2020
International Scientific-Practical Conference Pandemic 2020: Challenges, Solutions, Consequences

International Scientific-Practical Conference Pandemic 2020: Challenges, Solutions, Consequences

On October 13, 2020, RANEPA will host International Scientific-Practical Conference Pandemic 2020: Challenges, Solutions, Consequences, supported by the Ministry of Health of Russia. 

12 September2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Terms and Conditions of Financing of Projects of the International Fund of Technological Development”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Terms and Conditions of Financing of Projects of the International Fund of Technological Development”

On September 11, 2020, AIRR, together with the International Fund of Technological Development, held a video conference with heads and deputy heads of executive authorities of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and representatives of regional development institutions.

27 August2020
Announcement! International Scientific-Practical Conference PANDEMIC 2020: CHALLENGES, SOLUTIONS, CONSEQUENCES

Announcement! International Scientific-Practical Conference PANDEMIC 2020: CHALLENGES, SOLUTIONS, CONSEQUENCES

On October 13, 2020, RANEPA will host large-scale International Scientific-Practical Conference PANDEMIC 2020: CHALLENGES, SOLUTIONS, CONSEQUENCES.

03 August2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Flexible Teams as a New Tool for Project Implementation”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Flexible Teams as a New Tool for Project Implementation”

On July 31, 2020 AIRR, together with Gazprom Neft, held a workshop in video conference format with heads and deputy heads of executive authorities of constituent entities of the Russian Federation.

21 July2020
Announcement! July 30, VC on the subject: “Innopraktika Development Projects: Selection Criteria, Advancing Peculiarities, Successful Implementation Examples, Discussion of Regional Initiatives”

Announcement! July 30, VC on the subject: “Innopraktika Development Projects: Selection Criteria, Advancing Peculiarities, Successful Implementation Examples, Discussion of Regional Initiatives”

On July 30, 2020, AIRR will hold a video conference with heads and deputy heads of executive authorities of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and representatives of the Directorate of Development Projects, Non-state Development Institution Innopraktika.

02 July2020
Announcement! July 10, VC on the subject: “Strategies for the entry of export-oriented companies from the AIRR regions to the market of the Kingdom of Sweden in the face of uncertainty.”

Announcement! July 10, VC on the subject: “Strategies for the entry of export-oriented companies from the AIRR regions to the market of the Kingdom of Sweden in the face of uncertainty.”

On July 10, AIRR, together with the Trade Representation of the Russian Federation in the Kingdom of Sweden, intends to hold a video conference.

29 June2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for export-oriented companies to enter the market of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for export-oriented companies to enter the market of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam”

AIRR, together with the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the Trade Mission of the Russian Federation to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for export-oriented companies of AIRR regions to enter the market of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in the context of uncertainty.”

15 June2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for export-oriented companies to enter the market of the Republic of Korea”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for export-oriented companies to enter the market of the Republic of Korea”

AIRR together with the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the Trade Mission of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Korea, held a VC on the subject: “Strategies for export-oriented companies to enter the market of the Republic of Korea in the context of uncertainty: non-resource-based and investment cooperation.”

08 June2020
Ivan Fedotov: I could not help expressing my puzzlement about the house arrest of the Director General of RVC

Ivan Fedotov: I could not help expressing my puzzlement about the house arrest of the Director General of RVC

As a result of unprecedented global economic down-turn, against the background of global hydrocarbon wars aggravated by the pandemic, thousands of projects were ceased or frozen for an indefinite period, the investment activities collapsed, millions of people were out of work. 

28 May2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “UMNIK Project Support Program”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “UMNIK Project Support Program”

AIRR, together with the Innovation Promotion Fund, held a VC on the subject: “UMNIK Project Support Program: current status of the program, statistics of AIRR regions, planned contests.”

22 May2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Federal measures of support of high-tech companies, methods of working with regional high-tech companies”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “Federal measures of support of high-tech companies, methods of working with regional high-tech companies”

AIRR held a video conference on the subject: “Relevant federal measures of support of high-tech companies, and methods of identification of and working with regional rapidly-growing high-tech companies.”

07 May2020
AIRR Monitoring: “Anti-crisis measures. Regional Practices Review”, Issue 4

AIRR Monitoring: “Anti-crisis measures. Regional Practices Review”, Issue 4

The forth issue of the monitoring “Anti-Crisis Measures. Regional Practices Review” prepared by experts of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia is out.

30 April2020
Ivan Fedotov told TASS about the most advanced digital pass systems in Russian regions

Ivan Fedotov told TASS about the most advanced digital pass systems in Russian regions

Tatarstan, Yakutia, the Nizhny Novgorod and Tomsk Regions managed to implement the most high-tech stay-at-home order compliance monitoring, being the most advanced Russian regions. Such opinion was passed to TASS on Wednesday, by Ivan Fedotov.

27 April2020
Rustam Minnikhanov held an online meeting with heads of AIRR member regions

Rustam Minnikhanov held an online meeting with heads of AIRR member regions

On April 27, 2020, a meeting chaired by R.N. Minnikhanov, President, the Republic of Tatarstan - Chairman, the AIRR Board, was held with heads of member regions of AIRR in the video conference mode.

24 April2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: Objectives of regional CDTOs in the light of uncertainty

AIRR held a VC on the subject: Objectives of regional CDTOs in the light of uncertainty

AIRR held a meeting with heads and deputy heads of executive authorities of constituent entities in the video conference format on the subject: “Objectives of regional CDTOs in the light of uncertainty.”
14 April2020
AIRR Monitoring: “Anti-crisis measures. Regional Practices Review”, Issue 1

AIRR Monitoring: “Anti-crisis measures. Regional Practices Review”, Issue 1

Since April 2020, experts of AIRR have initiated collection of information on anti-crisis measures of support of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

28 March2020
AIRR held a VC on the subject: “PPP Development in Innovations”

AIRR held a VC on the subject: “PPP Development in Innovations”

AIRR held a meeting with heads and deputy heads of executive authorities of constituent entities in the video conference (VC) format on the subject: “PPP Development in Innovations”.

24 March2020
The third issue of the National Report “High-Tech Business in the Regions of Russia” by RANEPA and AIRR

The third issue of the National Report “High-Tech Business in the Regions of Russia” by RANEPA and AIRR

The third issue of the National Report developed by specialists of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia, is out.

10 March2020
Ivan Fedotov was included in the government commission for regional development of the Russian Federation

Ivan Fedotov was included in the government commission for regional development of the Russian Federation

The government approved the list of members of the government commission for regional development in the Russian Federation. The relevant regulation was published on Saturday on the website of the Cabinet of Ministers.

10 February2020
Ivan Fedotov took part in the extended board meeting on results of the year at the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Tatarstan

Ivan Fedotov took part in the extended board meeting on results of the year at the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Tatarstan

Today, an extended board was held at the Ministry of Economy of Tatarstan on results of the year. The event was attended by Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR.

03 February2020
Video conferencing on the subject: “Competitive Selection of Rukami Festival Operators. How to fill in the application for the contest correctly?”

Video conferencing on the subject: “Competitive Selection of Rukami Festival Operators. How to fill in the application for the contest correctly?”

AIRR held a meeting with representatives of executive authorities of constituent entities of the Russian Federation and subject matter specialists in education, science and youth policy in the video conference format on the subject: “Competitive Selection of Rukami Festival Operators. How to fill in the application for the contest correctly?”

24 January2020
Ivan Fedotov: The new government has given fragile hope to the economy

Ivan Fedotov: The new government has given fragile hope to the economy

On January 15-16, 2020, Moscow hosted one of the key economic events in Russia — the XI Gaidar Forum, which traditionally involves high-ranking officials, politicians, economists and scientists, including foreign ones.
The theme of the forum was the challenges of the new decade that Russia and the...
15 January2020
Nizhny Novgorod region became a member of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

Nizhny Novgorod region became a member of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

MOSCOW, January 15. /TASS/. The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR), created to promote innovative projects in the regions, has accepted the 17th member – the Nizhny Novgorod region. A new council of the structure was also elected, but its powers were preserved, Ivan Fedotov, Director...
19 December2019
Interview with R. Khafizov: Digitalization of Regions: a Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with a Single Step

Interview with R. Khafizov: Digitalization of Regions: a Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with a Single Step

Interview with Deputy Director of AIRR Rustam Khafizov in the Strategy magazine. December 2019
A year ago, we talked about how the Gaidar Forum had developed over the past ten years. Now the same anniversary is celebrated by one of its organizers — the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia. R...
26 November2019
The registration for the Gaidar Forum 2020 is open

The registration for the Gaidar Forum 2020 is open

From November 20, the registration of participants of the XI Gaidar Forum Russia and the World: the calling of the new deacades, which will be held at RANEPA from January 15 to January 16, 2020, is open.
The Gaidar Forum is the largest international expert Forum, uniting all those who have an impac...
13 November2019
AIRR and RVC launched a project to support the development of high-tech business

AIRR and RVC launched a project to support the development of high-tech business

Within the framework of the III International Forum Intellectual Property and Economy of Russian Regions in Kazan, the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia and the Russian venture company launched a project to support the development of high-tech business.
The project is aimed at training re...
01 November2019
Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR, took part in the government commission for regional development

Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR, took part in the government commission for regional development

On November 1, a meeting of the Government Commission for Regional Development was held under the chairmanship of V. L. Mutko, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation.
The meeting was attended by I. V. Fedotov, Director of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia. Also, the event was...
29 October2019
From October 29 to 30, a business mission of the AIRR regions representatives to the Kaluga region will take place

From October 29 to 30, a business mission of the AIRR regions representatives to the Kaluga region will take place

From October 29, a business mission of the AIRR regions representatives to the Kaluga region is being held The event is attended by heads of government agencies, regional development institutions and high-tech companies from the Republics of Tatarstan and Sakha, the Altai Territory, Ulyanovsk, Novos...
23 October2019
AIRR took part in the Meeting of the working group for innovation in the framework of the Open Innovations forum

AIRR took part in the Meeting of the working group for innovation in the framework of the Open Innovations forum

On October 23, a meeting of the working group on innovation of the Russian-French Council for Economic, Financial, Industrial and Trade Issues was held, as part of the business program of the Moscow international forum for innovative development Open Innovations - 2019.
Artem Shadrin, Director of t...
26 September2019
Ivan Fedotov took part in the IV Russian-Chinese forum Investment in Innovation in Shanghai

Ivan Fedotov took part in the IV Russian-Chinese forum Investment in Innovation in Shanghai

On September 26, on the third day of the business mission of representatives of AIRR member regions to China, AIRR Director Ivan Fedotov took part in the IV Russian-Chinese forum Investment in Innovation in Shanghai. He spoke at the discussion “Innovative Regions of Russia: opportunities for coopera...
17 September2019
AIRR became a member of the expert group for Improving State Support Measures

AIRR became a member of the expert group for Improving State Support Measures

On September 13, the expert working group for Improving State Support Measures under the branch working group of the ANO Digital Economy in the area of Digital Industry has started its work. AIRR became a part of the working group.
The first meeting was held in the office of the ANO Digital Economy...
27 August2019
AIRR became a partner of the EDCRUNCH 2019 global conference on technologies in education

AIRR became a partner of the EDCRUNCH 2019 global conference on technologies in education

The next stage of the conference on digital innovations in education EDCRUNCH 2019 will be held in Moscow on October 1 and 2. The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia became a partner of the event.
For the sixth year in a row, EDCRUNCH brings together everyone who cares about innovative educ...
16 July2019
Maxim Oreshkin visited the RANEPA Summer Campus

Maxim Oreshkin visited the RANEPA Summer Campus

On Saturday evening, July 13, Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Maxim Oreshkin visited the VIII RANEPA International Summer Campus. He held a Q&A session with students on Russia’s economic policy and the situation in the world.
The Minister started the meeting with disc...
27 June2019
AIRR took part in the VIII Central Russian Economic Forum

AIRR took part in the VIII Central Russian Economic Forum

On June 26, the VIII Central Russian Economic Forum was launched in Kursk.
This year, the main theme of the Central Russian Economic Forum in Kursk is the digital development of the region. Representatives of federal and regional government agencies, development institutions, businesses, and the ex...
22 May2019
INNOWEEK-2019 was launched in Tyumen

INNOWEEK-2019 was launched in Tyumen

More than 700 guests and experts work on the sites of the III innovation forum INNOWEEK-2019, which is held in the Tyumen Technopark.
The moderator of the plenary session was Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR. Governor Alexander Moor sent a greeting to the participants.
In a video message to the busi...
22 May2019
On May 22 - 23, a business mission of the AIRR member regions to the Ulyanovsk region is being held

On May 22 - 23, a business mission of the AIRR member regions to the Ulyanovsk region is being held

The decision to hold business missions within the Association’s regions in order to stimulate cooperation and exchange of best practices was made in January 2019 by the General meeting of the Association.
The event is attended by heads of government agencies, regional development institutions and h...
17 May2019
Announcement. The AIRR business mission to Finland will take place on May 20 - 22

Announcement. The AIRR business mission to Finland will take place on May 20 - 22

A business mission of representatives of the AIRR regions to Finland will take place from May 20 to May 22, 2019.
The delegation will include representatives of 7 AIRR member regions: The Republic of Tatarstan, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), the Novgorod Region, the Ulyanovsk Region, the Kaluga R...
16 April2019
Governor Sergey Zhvachkin invited participants of the Science Game to enter Tomsk universities

Governor Sergey Zhvachkin invited participants of the Science Game to enter Tomsk universities

Sergey Zhvachkin, Governor, the Tomsk region, sent an opening statement to participants of the Science Game, the final heat of which shall be held on May 17 and the Young Scientists Forum U-NOVUS in Tomsk. This year, gamers will have to solve cases in areas of the National Technology Initiative.
5,...
11 April2019
AIRR at the Russian Venture Forum in Kazan

AIRR at the Russian Venture Forum in Kazan

The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia partnered with the Russian Venture Forum held in Kazan.
Within this event, Rustam Khafizov, Deputy Director of AIRR, took part in the discussion on alternative tools for financing of technological companies.
The event was attended by representatives ...
25 March2019
National Report High-Tech Business in the Regions of Russia by RANEPA and AIRR

National Report High-Tech Business in the Regions of Russia by RANEPA and AIRR

The second issue of the National Report on the Development of High-Tech Business in the Regions of Russia prepared by the RANEPA and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia (AIRR) together with the Interfax Group, came out.
The Report analyzes conditions and outcomes of the high-tech busine...
06 February2019
AIRR and the Republic of Tatarstan signed an agreement on cooperation in digital transformation

AIRR and the Republic of Tatarstan signed an agreement on cooperation in digital transformation

On February 5, 2019, the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia and the Ministry of Informatization and Communications of the Republic of Tatarstan signed an agreement on cooperation in digital transformation in the Republic of Tatarstan.
‘The Association of Innovative Regions of Russia is a m...
17 January2019
Yakutia and the Novgorod Region became members of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

Yakutia and the Novgorod Region became members of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

Yakutia and the Novgorod Region became members of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia.
Within events of the Gaidar Forum, a meeting of the Board of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia, chaired by Rustam Minnikhanov, President of the Republic of Tatarstan, was held. At the me...
16 January2019
Presentation of the rating of innovative regions of Russia took place

Presentation of the rating of innovative regions of Russia took place

Saint Petersburg, the Republic of Tatarstan and Moscow led the Rating of Innovation Development of the Regions of Russia following the year 2018, while Tatarstan managed to improve its positions and ranked up by one rank, as materials of AIRR rating presented on Tuesday at the Gaidar Forum suggest. ...
15 January2019
Program of the 10th Gaidar Forum presented at TASS

Program of the 10th Gaidar Forum presented at TASS

On January 14, the TASS Press Center hosted a press conference dedicated to the 10th Gaidar Forum Russia and the World: National Ideas of Development and Global Trends. Rector of RANEPA Vladimir Mau, Director of the Forum Ivan Fedotov and Professor of History of the Columbia University (USA) Ad...
05 December2018
AIRR Academic Olympics included in the list of Academic Olympics for Presidential Grants

AIRR Academic Olympics included in the list of Academic Olympics for Presidential Grants

The Multi-Faceted Interdisciplinary Academic Olympics Technological Entrepreneurship (Organizers: AIRR, Tomsk State University and SME Corporation) was included in the list of Academic Olympics for Presidential grants.
The order concerning approval of the list of Academic Olympics and other intelle...
04 December2018
RBC and AIRR business mission to the Republic of Korea took place

RBC and AIRR business mission to the Republic of Korea took place

On November 25-30, business mission arranged jointly by RBC and AIRR to the Republic of Korea took place. The mission included 17 delegates representing development institutions and innovative territorial clusters of the Russian Federation.
On the first day of the business mission, a meeting with M...
30 October2018
Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR, took part in the work of the government commission for regional development in the Russian Federation

Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR, took part in the work of the government commission for regional development in the Russian Federation

On October 30, a meeting of the government commission for regional development in the Russian Federation, attended by Ivan Fedotov, took place.
The major issue of the meeting was monitoring of implementation of national projects. While previously the government performed random inspection of region...
23 October2018
Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR, took part in the meeting of the Government Commission for Economy Modernization and Innovative Development of Russia

Ivan Fedotov, Director of AIRR, took part in the meeting of the Government Commission for Economy Modernization and Innovative Development of Russia

On October 22, Dmitry Medvedev, Prime Minister of Russia, held a meeting of the Government Commission for Economy Modernization and Innovative Development.
Participants of the meeting discussed achievement of the national goal to accelerate technological development, increase the number of organiza...
17 October2018
Maxim Akimov held a meeting of the Supervisory Board of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

Maxim Akimov held a meeting of the Supervisory Board of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

An ordinary meeting of the Supervisory Board of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia, chaired by Maxim Akimov, Vice Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, was held at the venue of the Open Innovations Forum.
Maxim Akimov, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Vice Prime Minister, called ...
26 September2018
AIRR attended the discussions on the research Problems and Prospects of Innovative Small Business Support in Russia

AIRR attended the discussions on the research Problems and Prospects of Innovative Small Business Support in Russia

On September 28, the research by the Innovation Promotion Fund, devoted to problems and perspectives of innovative small business support in Russia, was presented.
Based on the analysis of 245 companies supported by the Fund, success factors of corporate growth, assessment of the quality of interac...
13 September2018
Rustam Khafizov appointed Deputy Director of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

Rustam Khafizov appointed Deputy Director of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia

Rustam Khafizov, Head of the Innovative Projects Section, Strategic Development and Innovations Department, Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, was appointed Deputy Director of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia.
Among important tasks, he mentioned formation of ...
16 August2018
The Novosibirsk Region to become the pilot for scientific technologies in Russia

The Novosibirsk Region to become the pilot for scientific technologies in Russia

The Acting Governor of the region called Novosibirsk a wide territory with high concentration of scientific and innovative potential.
 MOSCOW, August 15. /TASS/. The Novosibirsk Region may become the pilot region in refinement of the standard development model for territories with high concent...
20 July2018
Maxim Akimov holds a meeting with the Association of Innovative Russian Regions

Maxim Akimov holds a meeting with the Association of Innovative Russian Regions

The meeting made proposals as to inclusion of the support objectives for the territories with the high R&D concentration, from the list of the Federation constituent entities – AIRR members, into national projects (programs), developed in accordance with the Russian President’s Decree dated May ...
10 July2018
The simulator game of region management was launched in the Far Eastern Management Institute

The simulator game of region management was launched in the Far Eastern Management Institute

The simulator game of region management was launched in the Far Eastern Management Institute, RANEPA Branch, on July 8, as part of the Regional Team Development educational program.
The simulator was developed by the Regional Development Centre of RANEPA’s Higher School of Public Administration, wi...
13 June2018
AIRR Business Mission to Germany Day 3

AIRR Business Mission to Germany Day 3

As part of the business mission to Germany, the delegates from AIRR member regions took part in CEBIT 2018 Business Festival on Day 3.
The visit to the world's biggest global show on information and telecommunication technologies has become an important event for all of the business mission partici...
12 June2018
AIRR Business Mission to Germany Day 2

AIRR Business Mission to Germany Day 2

On Day 2 of their visit to Germany, the business mission participants visited the country’s biggest science parks – Science Park Potsdam Golm and Berlin Adlershof.
The Potsdam-Golm science park is engaged in the world’s leading research, from biotechnologies to gravitational physics. The science pa...
11 June2018
AIRR Business Mission to Germany Day 1

AIRR Business Mission to Germany Day 1

Representatives of AIRR regions are on the official visit to Germany (Berlin, Potsdam, Hannover) on June 11 to 14.
There is a host of R&D agencies in Germany. All in all, Germany has about 750 publicly funded R&D institutions as well as various R&D centers operating on the basis of indu...
04 May2018
Council on realization of NTI on the territory of Novosibirsk region was created

Council on realization of NTI on the territory of Novosibirsk region was created

28 of April, 2018 the government of Novosibirsk region adopted a decree “About the Council on questions of participation in realization of the National technological initiative on the territory of Novosibirsk region”.
Its aim is to create conditions for an effective use and development of scientifi...
20 April2018
At the Russian venture forum AIRR experts discussed the topic of state’s role as the major source of venture and start-up financing

At the Russian venture forum AIRR experts discussed the topic of state’s role as the major source of venture and start-up financing

April, 19 in Kazan within the Russian venture forum was held a session “State politics in the sphere of innovation and high technology in the regions of Russia”, the moderator of which was Pavel Rudnik, project manager of AIRR (cluster programs).
On the basis of the rating of innovative regions of ...
13 April2018
Krasnoyarsk economic forum: AIRR Deputy Director Dmitry Fedorishchev about regional industrial politics

Krasnoyarsk economic forum: AIRR Deputy Director Dmitry Fedorishchev about regional industrial politics

Today within the 15th Krasnoyarsk economic forum a discussion was held on the topic “Regional and industrial politics: new challenges and perspectives”, where Deputy Director Dmitry Fedorishchev took part representing AIRR.
In the format of round table government representatives, financial structur...
06 April2018
Digital economy precedes legal field

Digital economy precedes legal field

In Tomsk has ended a two-days joint session of the Commission of lawmakers attached to the Federal Assembly of Russia and to the Committee on legislation of AIRR regarding “Legal enforcement of training for digital economy: role of regions”.
Senators and speakers of statehouses of regions-members o...
28 March2018
Medvedev highlighted the importance of the direct state support of small and medium-sized businesses

Medvedev highlighted the importance of the direct state support of small and medium-sized businesses

Moscow, March, 28 /TASS/ Low inflation, tax incentives and reducing of administrative workload are not enough for the development of small and medium-sized businesses, measures of the direct state support are needed – Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev stated at the panel of th...
05 March2018
A strategic session of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia was held to discuss the efficiency of tools for the development of the territories

A strategic session of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia was held to discuss the efficiency of tools for the development of the territories

Within the framework of the Russian Investment Forum, M.S. Oreshkin, the Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, met with the heads of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation - the members of the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia on the improvement of develop...
01 March2018
How Vladimir Putin's message to the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation was communicated

How Vladimir Putin's message to the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation was communicated

Russian President Vladimir Putin held an annual speech before the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
This year the event was held in the Moscow Central Exhibition Hall “Manege”.
The president's message is an annual public speech held by the head of the state before both chambers of the pa...
27 February2018
Working group of the Ministry of economic development and AIRR on the development of the project of federal law was created

Working group of the Ministry of economic development and AIRR on the development of the project of federal law was created

As a result of the meeting of the regions Heads with the Minister of Economic development M. Oreshkin at the Russian investment forum in Sochi, a working group on the development of the draft law with AIRR was created, title - “About territories with preferential conditions of business operation in ...
20 February2018
The list of priority investment projects of Bashkortostan is complemented with four new objects

The list of priority investment projects of Bashkortostan is complemented with four new objects

The first part is consisted of investment projects in agriculture – it is about construction of a poultry farm of 300 thousand of laying hens on the territory of the village Nizhniaya Tatya of the Krasnokamsk territory. Initiator – LLC “Agro-Man”, investor of the project is LLC “Zuyevskoye”.
Anothe...
16 February2018
Dmitrii Medvedev will discuss the issues of regional development with the governors

Dmitrii Medvedev will discuss the issues of regional development with the governors

The meeting will touch upon the issue of financial support of regions from the federal budget
SOCHI, February 16th. /TASS/. Prime Minister Dmitrii Medvedev will hold a meeting on Friday with the heads of constituent entities of the Russian Federation within the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi. Th...
16 February2018
RIF'2018. Aleksandr Uss: "Trillions of US dollars are required for the development of the Lower Angara region”

RIF'2018. Aleksandr Uss: "Trillions of US dollars are required for the development of the Lower Angara region”

Today, Acting Governor Aleksandr Uss is working in Sochi at the Russian Investment Forum. He has a number of meetings planned with representatives of large financial and industrial groups and fellow governors. In particular, the head of the region will discuss the cooperation of the region with the ...
17 January2018
Ranking of innovative regions of Russia 2017

Ranking of innovative regions of Russia 2017

In 2012 the Association of innovative regions of Russia together with the Ministry of Economic development of Russia developed the Ranking of innovative regions of Russia with the aim of monitoring and governance.
Ranking of innovative regions presents actual results of innovation development of al...
16 January2018
The Gaidar Forum 2018: general meeting of the AIRR members was held

The Gaidar Forum 2018: general meeting of the AIRR members was held

At the Gaidar Forum 2018 the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov held a regular General meeting of the AIRR members.
The heads of the regions discussed the results of 2017, agreed the schedule of activity of the Association, pointed out general tasks and directions for the upc...
06 December2017
Rustam Minnikhanov: over the last 7 years $9bln of foreign investment was attracted

Rustam Minnikhanov: over the last 7 years $9bln of foreign investment was attracted

The Republic of Tatarstan attaches great importance to the cooperation with Austria that strengthens and develops Russia-Austria relations. The President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov stated it at the plenary session of the Russia-Austria Business Council. The event took place in K...
01 December2017
Kaluga pharmaceutical cluster is the first in Russia to receive Silver Label of the European Cluster Excellence

Kaluga pharmaceutical cluster is the first in Russia to receive Silver Label of the European Cluster Excellence

From the 24th to the 16th of October experts of the European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis (ESCA) assessed the main areas of work of the Kaluga pharmaceutical cluster during the on-site audit. It was held according to the methodology of the European Cluster Excellence Initiative and confirmed the...
04 October2017
Dvorkovich called Japan a key partner of Russia in the Asia-Pacific region

Dvorkovich called Japan a key partner of Russia in the Asia-Pacific region

Deputy Prime Minister reminded that bilateral trade between the countries increased by 15% for 6 months and totaled $8,4 bln.
KYOTO /Japan/, October 1. /TASS/. Japan is a key partner of Russia in the Asia-Pacific region, especially in the sphere of science and technologies, stated Deputy Prime Mini...
02 October2017
Tomsk innovation technologies will work in the Republic of South Africa

Tomsk innovation technologies will work in the Republic of South Africa

An agreement between JSC «Research and Production Association «BAZALT» and a large South African company Q4 FUEL was signed in the Tomsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Q4 FUEL works in the sphere of retail and transportation of petroleum products.
At the ceremony of signing of the contract there...
02 October2017
Tomsk innovation technologies will work in the Republic of South Africa

Tomsk innovation technologies will work in the Republic of South Africa

An agreement between JSC «Research and Production Association «BAZALT» and a large South African company Q4 FUEL was signed in the Tomsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Q4 FUEL works in the sphere of retail and transportation of petroleum products.
At the ceremony of signing of the contract there...
18 September2017

Dmitry Medvedev commended machines from the Lipetsk region

In the international exhibition center «Crocus Expo» Russian regions presented a wide spectrum of products from nutrition to huge manufacturing projects. Potential of the Lipetsk region at the specialized exposition «Import substitution» is represented by 21 enterprises. Besides, the products are ex...