Hi-Tech Entrepreneurship Forum

10 December 2013
Troitsk, Moscow

Dear Colleagues!

Innovations concentrate in regions where entrepreneurs meet engineers. If their engagement happens, technology development becomes serial.

I would like to invite you to First Hi-Tech Entrepreneurship Forum held in the Troitsk Innovation Cluster - technological heart of Big Moscow.

Our partners from all over the world and Troitsk global team will open new opportunities and forms of international technological cooperation in the fields of new electronics, composites and photonics. Serial entrepreneurs will share with you their view on perspective of spinoff systems and startup's incubators.

In addition to impressive talks you will meet brilliant engineers and entrepreneurs that have created in Troitsk innovation cluster together dozens of new startups, strongly connected to world industries.

I am sure that this visit to Troitsk will provide you with the new view of russian innovation future in global world.

Sincerely yours, 
Denis Kovalevich
Director of Troitsk Hi-Tech Entrepreneurship Forum

Preliminary program


12.30 - 13.00


13.00 - 13.30

Official opening of the Forum

Alexei Komissarov, Department Head and Moscow Goverment Minister

Andrey Svinarenko, CEO, Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs, RUSNANO

13.30 – 14.30 

Session 1.Troitsk Innovation Cluster

Anatoly Chubais, CEO, RUSNANO

Victor Sidnev, Executive Director of Troitsk innovation cluster 

Denis Kovalevich, General Director of Troitsk Nanotech Center "Technospark" 

14.30 – 15.30


15.30 - 17.00

Session 2. Models of successful spinoff-systems and incubators

Martin Hinoul, Leader of Innovation Cluster, KU Leuven

Ludo Deferm, Executive Vice President Business Development, IMEC

Douglas Parks, Global Business Director, The Dow Chemical Company

17.00 – 17.30 Coffee

17.30 – 19.00

Session 3. Cooperation in global electronics industry

Roger de Keersmaecker, Senior Vice President Strategic Relations, IMEC

Konrad Herre, Chief Operating OfficerPlastic Logic

Frank Wolfs, Chairman of the Executive Board, ISTEQ

19.00 – 21.00

Session 4. Business meetings of participants of the Forum and reception on behalf of the Mayor of Troitsk


Official closing of the Forum



If you have any questions, please contact us at registration@troitskforum.ru, phone +7 (929) 668-62-78, Alexandra

For Press accreditation, please contact media@troitskforum.ru or +7 (916) 979-17-20, Elena