In the «SKOLKOVO» Fund discussed mechanisms of implementation of innovations in companies

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More than five hundred business experts and managers of major industrial and technological companies participated in the conference «Innovation for corporations», which took place in Technopark «SKOLKOVO».

«For eight years we were able to develop a amount of competencies that now allow us to efficiently select technology companies that are needed and demanded by the industry. And now we are able to seek out those technologies that point our partners need us, ready to work under their request,» said senior Vice President of innovation Fund «SKOLKOVO Kirill Kaem.

According to business expert and economist, visiting Professor in the School of business is located for Luton airport (Ashridge Business School) in the UK, as well as in the Spanish business school IE Business School Jonas Ridderstrale, in a market economy is able to survive, the company top management which is open to new technologies.

«The business models are changing, new innovations have come and completely change everything we do and see. Market economy never stays still — it can be raised and lowered, but will never stand still,» said Ridderstrale, the words quoted by the press service of the SKOLKOVO Foundation.

Participants at the conference panel discussion «From theory to practice: international instruments the model of «Open innovation» noted that more than 80% of major Russian companies interested in attracting new ideas and cooperation with high-tech companies. The experience of Fund «SKOLKOVO» for the selection and support of start-UPS is already being implemented in partnership with major companies, such as «United aircraft company», «Russian Railways», «Helicopters of Russia», state Corporation «Rosatom», JSC «rosseti», «NTC Tatneft», OJSC «Enel Russia», SAP Labs CIS, and others.

«We understand that only in innovation, with the condition of openness of innovation, our company will be able to maintain its leadership position in the global market. We have to be competitive and see where you are going trends in the world, find reasons to use them. Therefore, we are actively pursuing new businesses, diligently build an ecosystem that will allow us to find the innovation». — said the first Deputy General Director — Director for development and international business of Rosatom Kirill Komarov.

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