THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN HELD SINCE 2012
In three years the Congress has become a key nanoindustry business communications platform for discussing and forming consolidated positions on topical development issues for businesses engaged in the industry.
VI Traditionally, the Congress addresses a wide range of issues most vital to our businesses, such as government support tools and mechanisms for enhancing them, areas for developing intra-industry cooperation, developing and expanding nanotech product markets, human resources and advanced staff training, improving the regulatory system to create a favorable environment for developing innovative businesses, eliminating obstacles that prevent enterprises from entering complex markets, developing exports for Russian high-tech products, and many more.
Each year, participants in the Congress include nanotech product manufacturers, organizations representing the innovative infrastructure, representatives of specialized federal authorities (the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Economic Development, the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection, the Federal Agency for Technical Regulation,
state development institutions such as the Foundation for the Promotion of Development of Small Businesses in the Sphere of Science and Technology of the Russian Technological Development Fund, OJSC RVC, and Skolkovo Innovation Center), and major consumers of innovative products (OJSC Gazprom, OJSC Russian Railways, OJSC Gazpromneft, Russian Highways, the Federal State Reserve Agency, Rosatom, and others).