Nizhny Novgorod oblast has launched a program for productivity

© Photo : press service of the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod oblationem Performance 360 in Nizhny NovgorodNizhny Novgorod oblast has launched a program for productivity© Photo : press service of the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region

Nizhny Novgorod region became one of the seven regions which have entered into priority program of increase of labor productivity, said the acting Governor Gleb Nikitin at the forum «Performance 360» in Nizhny Novgorod.

Forum «Performance 360» — a joint event of the Ministry of economic development of Russia, Rosatom and the government of the Nizhny Novgorod region, takes place in Nizhny Novgorod on may 16 and 17. Participants of the forum were more than 300 people — representatives of 24 regions of Russia.

«Nizhny Novgorod region is one of seven pilot regions became participants of the Federal priority program «Improving productivity and support employment.» Our region for good reason — science, industry, and education to become a real locomotive of economic development in the country. We are ready to share our practices and show results», — said Nikitin.

Nizhny Novgorod oblast was chosen the venue of the forum is not accidental. The region has successful experience of implementation of lean technologies and increase of labour productivity in industry, health, education and other areas. In particular, the regional government together with state Corporation «Rosatom» implements the project «Effective province».

«We chose a point of growth of the Nizhny Novgorod region because, historically, here there are the best competence in the nuclear industry, engineering, and research direction. And the school of engineers and scientists that have been created here, is very attractive for us,» — said General Director of Rosatom state Corporation Alexey Likhachev.

In turn, the acting Minister of economic development of Russia Maxim Oreshkin said that the objective of the forum is to give the opportunity to see what has been done, and to assess the impact of the changes. «The emphasis on outreach sessions for businesses that have got specific results to the forum participants were able to ask questions of their leaders,» said Oreshkin.

In particular, the forum participants will visit the «Afrikantov OKBM», engineering company Atomstroyexport, and will also assess the project «Lean hospital» and «Effective school».