Russian
Eurasian women's community

IGOR DROZDOV: WHAT PROJECTS DO WOMEN RUN IN SKOLKOVO

IGOR DROZDOV: WHAT PROJECTS DO WOMEN RUN IN SKOLKOVO

Journalists of the Eurasian Women’s Community interviewed Igor Drozdov, President of the Skolkovo Fund, within the framework of international conference Intellectual Property in the New Technological Order. He told about importance of intellectual property in the modern world, said where it was easier to introduce the blockchain technology, and what global projects do women run in Skolkovo. 

Игорь-Дроздов_3.jpg

He is sure that knowledge is the most important thing in the XXI century. Conditionally, there are three stages of production: an idea, creation of the product, and bringing it to consumers. The second and the third ones become cheaper and cheaper in the modern world due to new technologies. For example, 3D printer allows you to quickly create anything you want, modern goods delivery platforms such as Alibaba and Amazon allow you to find consumers quickly. Thus, knowledge is the most valuable thing now. 

Игорь-Дроздов_4.jpg

Speaking of modern technology blockchain, Igor mentioned that rightholders are interested in fixation of priorities: when and by whom was this or that intellectual product created. The blockchain is expected to fix this issue. It is easier to apply it in the sphere of intellectual property than at registration of rights for immovable property because it is not enough to agree on a change of ownership in this legal sphere. One will also need to make sure that a deal complies with all the laws. The machine won’t be able to check it. 

Игорь-Дроздов_5.jpg

According to Igor Drozdov, there are about 1800 startups in Skolkovo. Women run many of them. They are famous projects enjoying success on international markets. Thus, a woman is one of the founders and heads of the company ExoAtlet, which develops and produces medical exoskeleton. They help people with lower paraplegia redeem themselves and adapt to society. It allows to recover and compensate musculoskeletal disorders. People get a chance to move by themselves. 

Anastasia Tsukanova, news agency of the Eurasian Women’s Community 

Translated by Yan Zarubin


08.02.2018

ВСЕ НОВОСТИ ЭТОЙ РУБРИКИ

АРХИВ НОВОСТЕЙ



ejf.png

"Eurasian women's community"web portal works as an information agency voicing Eurasian Women’s Forum.

Our news feed comprises the most topical messages of our participant’s blogs selected by the press centre.

The most important news will be translated into English to inform the world community of the activities of Russian women’s organisations.

Contact Us:

+7 985 613 47 05
mail@eawfpress.ru

online
Live text of news:

International Forum «Women for Uniting Creative Forces for the Sake of Peace»
(8th of December 2016 Moscow)

Roundtable conference on the topic of International Cooperation of State Authorities and Public Organizations in the Sphere of Healthcare of Women and Children
(25th of November 2016 Moscow)

International forum «Women’s Dialogue. Infinity Charity.»
(17th and 18th of November 2016 Ufa)