Alexey Sokolov: “Support of Scientific-Intensive Projects in Technoparks is our Priority”
Министерство цифрового развития, связи и массовых коммуникаций Российской Федерации

Alexey Sokolov: “Support of Scientific-Intensive Projects in Technoparks is our Priority”

Moscow, November 2, 2015. — Alexey Sokolov, Deputy Minister of Telecom and Mass Communications, took part in the Open Innovations forum and carried out working meeting with heads of technoparks, created with support of Minsvyaz within the complex program “Creation in the Russian Federation technoparks in sphere of high technologies”. Representatives of the Association of clusters and technoparks also took part in the meeting. Production and developments of residents were presented on the exhibition of the forum within collective stand “Technoparks in sphere of high technologies”, organized by Minsvyaz.

Members of the meeting discussed key efficiency indicators of technoparks, support of created infrastructure, potential for cooperation with development institutions, information collaboration, mutual development of additional suggestions on development of separate regulation of the program on support of regions, created technoparks in sphere of high technologies.

This mechanism allows regions of Russia partially cover expenditures on construction of infrastructure via the Federal subsidies. Amount of subsidies is proportional to amount of tax and custom contributions, delivered to the Federal budget as a result of activities of technopark residents.

“Created technoparks will help to generate technologies from ideas and develop business solutions on the basis of these technologies. They provide services for commercialization of researches and developments and acceleration of small business,” noted head of Minsvyaz, “It’s of great importance to support scientific-intensive projects. I’m talking about Russian and international technological companies, successful startups. The Government invested more than 31 billion rubles in implementation of the program. Total amount of revenue of residents reached 160 billion rubles by the end of the third quarter of 2015. Created objects are accelerators for development of territorial economic clusters of their regions and new points of growth for economy of knowledge.”


Complex program on creation of technoparks in sphere of high technologies was active from 2007 to 2014. 12 technoparks in ten regions of Russia were constructed, more than 840 companies are operating in these technoparks and nearly 19.5 thousand working places were created. Total square of technoparks counts 475 thousand square meters.

Investments from the Federal budget reached 13.4 billion rubles, regions of Russia invested 18 billion rubles. Revenue of technopark residents during nine months of 2015 reached 30.1 billion rubles and more than 160 billion rubles during the whole term of the program.

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