About the forum

Open Innovations is an annual forum on new technologies and prospects of international cooperation in innovations

The forum has been held in Moscow since 2012 under the auspices of the Russian Government, with the support of the Ministry for Economic Development in conjunction with the Government of Moscow and Russian development institutions

The heads of states and governments that have participated in the forum are Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Prime Minister of Finland Jyrki Katainen (2013), French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault (2013), the Premier of the State Council of China Li Keqiang, Serbian Prime Minister Alexander Vucic (2015)

Venue

The Skolkovo Innovation Center in facts and figures

  • 1,500 -

    startups

  • 30+ -

    R&D Services

  • 30,000+ -

    workspaces

  • 400
    hectares

    The total area of the innovation center

  • 2,500,000
    square meters

    The total floor area of buildings

  • 96,228
    square meters

    The floor area of the new Technopark, the largest in Europe.

  • Sberbank,
    Boeing, Dauria

    and other R&D centers

  • 1,200
    students

    At Skoltech University

  • Complete infrastructure

    For work and life by 2020

3

Days of the program

12,000

Participants
from 30 countries

90+

Events

600+

Speakers

The most influential leaders and innovators from all over the world

Why attend?

  1. To meet the most authoritative professionals and charismatic leaders in technology, engineering, science, entrepreneurship, corporate governances, all people that are going to play a key role in the next wave of technological progress.

  2. To break through the hype around AI and big data, and get a clear idea about what segments business is possible in and where money can be raised.

  3. To learn how to use new technologies to create or maintain a competitive advantage in business, boost revenues, ensure security, attract the best talent.

Speakers

  • Dmitry Medvedev

    Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

  • Jean-Marc Ayrault

    Prime Minister of France 2012–2014

  • Jyrki Katainen

    Prime Minister of Finland 2011–2014

  • Li Keqiang

    Premier of the State Council of the People's Republic of China

  • Arkady Dvorkovich

    Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

  • Dmitry Livanov

    Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation

  • Nikolay Nikiforov

    Minister of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation

  • Rustam Minnikhanov

    President of Tatarstan

Headliners of 2012–2015 Open Innovations

  • Peter Diamandis

    Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of the Singularity University; Founder/ Chairman/ CEO, X PRIZE Foundation

  • Andrea Wong

    President, International Production, Sony Pictures Television; President, International, Sony Pictures Entertainment

  • Bertrand Piccard

    Inventor, Manager and Pilot of Solar Impulse Project

  • Bob Metcalfe

    Professor of innovations at the University of Texas at Austin; Honored Partner at Polaris Venture Partners; an inventor of Ethernet

  • Richard Branson

    Founder of Virgin Group

  • Alexander Galitsky

    Managing Partner, Almaz Capital Partners

  • Jay Samit

    President, ooVoo

  • James Manyika

    Director, McKinsey Global Institute

  • Gerald Schotman

    Executive Vice President for Technology and Innovation, Royal Dutch Shell

  • Ralph Simon

    CEO, Founder, Mobilium Global; Founder, Honored Chairman, Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF Mobile); Ambassador, Cellular Telephone Industries Association (CTIA)

  • Peter Vesterbacka

    Mighty Eagle, Rovio Entertainment; creator of Angry Birds

  • Cory Kidd

    Founder/ CEO, Intuitive Automata

  • Omid Farokhzad

    Professor, Harvard Medical School

  • Ruben Vardanyan

    Businessman, Manager and Philanthropist, Head and Controlling Shareholder of Troika Dialog, an investment company (1992–2012), one of the founders of the SKOLKOVO Moscow School of Management

  • Bob Dorf

    Serial Entrepreneur; Co-Author of «The Startup Owner’s Manual»

PROGRAM

GLOBAL VISION:
NAVIGATOR OF CHANGES

  • Future Horizons
  • Breakthrough Research
  • Life Design
  • Digitalization
  • Factories of the Future
  • Smart Transport

Eurasian Week

SPACE FOR DISRUPTION

  • Smart Money
  • Cluster of Opportunities
  • New Business Environment
  • Corporate Reengineering
  • Ecosystem Development
  • Open Stage

Eurasian Week

CREATIVE ECONOMY LAB

  • Talent Monetization
  • Business Genesis
  • Technology School
  • Sales
  • Growth Drivers
  • Business Globalization

Eurasian Week

Showroom
of the Best Russian Technologies 2016

4 showrooms of the best Russian projects in the following spheres:

  • Life Design
  • Digitalization
  • Factories of the Future
  • Smart Transport

In addition, development institutes will transfer their headquarters to the Forum site for the entire duration of the Forum. You will be able to get detailed advice on forms and opportunities to support your business.



CONTACTS AND REGISTRATION

RUB 4,000

I want to visit 1 day

RUB 10,000

I want to visit 3 days

Partners and Sponsors 2012 -2015

Co-Organizers