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Positive Technologies
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Positive Technologies is an industry leader in results-driven cybersecurity and a major global provider of information security solutions. For 22 years, our mission has been to safeguard businesses and entire industries against the threat of cyberattacks. Over 4,000 organizations worldwide use technologies and services developed by our company. Positive Technologies has assisted with cybersecurity at international events such as the Universiade in Kazan, the Winter Olympic Games and the FIFA World Cup. Our company was an official cybersecurity partner of the Games of the Future 2024&

Positive Technologies is the first and only cybersecurity company in Russia to have gone public on the Moscow Exchange (MOEX: POSI), with 200,000 shareholders and counting.

Denis Baranov - CEO of Positive Technologies

Aquarius PC LLC
Innovation Space General Partner

Aquarius PC LLC is the largest Russian developer and manufacturer of computer equipment and IT solutions. The company celebrates 35 years since it was founded. Systemic company of electronic industry. Manage two modern manufacturing units in Shuya (Ivanovskaya region) and Tver, the capacity of which will grow to 2.5 million by the end of 2025 in segments: PC, monitors, all-in-one, laptops, corporate smartphones, tablets, servers, data-storage systems, telecommunication equipment. Has three R&D centers in Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod and St.Petersburg.

Vladimir Stepanov - President of Aquarius PC LLC.

IVA Technologies
Innovation Space General Partner

IVA Technologies is one of the leaders of the Russian IT market, the leading developer of the corporate communications ecosystem IVA. The company's ecosystem includes more than 10 solutions developed on the basis of a single super-app: IVA Connect corporate messenger, IVA MCU video conferencing platform, VKURSE cloud video conferencing platform, IVA GPT business assistant based on AI, IVA MS management and monitoring system, IVA CS Communication Server, IP-phones, IVA Room and IVA Largo video terminals, IVA SBC session border controller and others. According to Market CNews data, the flagship product of IVA Technologies - IVA MСU video conferencing platform - is the leader among Russian solutions for corporate communications.

IVA Technologies provides comprehensive and secure communication solutions for businesses and state-owned companies of any size. The company's products cover the needs of customers of any complexity and allow employees to interact in a single information space.

Stanislav Iodkovsky - Chief Executive Officer of IVA Technologies

Moscow Exchange Group
Innovation Space General Partner

Moscow Exchange Group operates multifunctional trading platform for equities, bonds, derivative instruments, currencies, money market instruments and commodities. Moscow Exchange (MOEX) provides a full range of trade and post-trade services through its ownership of the central securities depository and the clearing center, which serves as the central counterparty for MOEX markets.

MOEX operates the Russian personal finance marketplace, which allows users to select and open bank deposits online 24/7, take out cash loans and purchase compulsory third-party vehicle insurance, mortgages insurance and people’s bonds of the Russian regions and businesses.

Yury Denisov - CEO of Moscow Exchange

LLC Transoil
Innovation Space Partners

Transportation and logistics group Transoil – a leading Russian private group of companies consisting of the same name transportation and three service companies maintaining the technical operation of locomotives and rolling stock. The group's strategy is aimed to growth of the park and cargoes’ range diversification, as well as the development of supporting infrastructure.

LLC Transoil, a leading transport company, has been rendering cargo-shipping services using privately-owned and leased rolling stock since 2003. Company operations encompass roughly 50,000 rail tank cars. Moreover, the Company owns 39 locomotives serviced by locomotive crews and repair divisions run by the Group’s operating company – Transoil-Service.

PJSC VimpelCom
Innovation Space Partners

PJSC VimpelCom, known by its brand beeline, is one of Russia's largest telecom operators with a 30-year history. It's one of the largest digital companies providing services in the development of artificial intelligence, big data, and IoT technologies, as well as their application in fintech, medicine, and smart city solutions. beeline participates in socially significant projects, including the use of AI for people search and the development of bionic prosthetics with IoT chips. It serves over 44 million customers. The company adheres to customer-centric principles, focusing on both user needs and the well-being of its employees. The number of customers on beeline's flagship solution, the Up tariff, is over 4 million and constantly growing. The company employs approximately 29,000 people.

Alexander Torbahov - CEO of PJSC VimpelCom

Innovation Space Partners

BitRiver is the largest operator of mining data centers and importer of mining equipment in Russia. The company provides hosting services and turnkey solutions for the production of digital assets in its high-tech data centers. BitRiver was founded by Igor Runets in 2017, and the company has emerged as a world leader in the data center and industrial-scale mining industry.

BitRiver creates backbone IT clusters and new jobs in the regions where it has a footprint, closely interacting with government authorities and faithfully adhering to the principles of corporate social responsibility. At present, BitRiver has a headcount exceeding 500 full-time employees, 15 operational data centers with a total capacity over 533 MW, where more than 175,000 units of computing machines have already been hosted, while the company is currently rolling out 14 more new facilities with a total capacity of 1 GW.

Igor Runets - Founder and CEO of BitRiver

Skolkovo Foundation
Innovation Space Partners

Skolkovo (VEB.RF Group) is the biggest innovation center in Russia. It plays a prominent role in strengthening the foundation of the national economy. Startups promoted by Skolkovo offer domestic hi-tech products for industrial applications, health care, transport industry, IT and many other industries. Skolkovo’s residents well known both in Russia and abroad include: ExoAtlet, Rapidbio, Motorika, Whoosh, Stereotech, OVISION, Yablochkov and many other.

Skolkovo ecosystem is a suite of specialized customer-centered services and relevant support measures for innovative industries: from acceleration and support programs from private investors and university-based startups, to overseas patenting and customs clearance for export/import operations. In 2023, the total revenues of Skolkovo residents grew by 43%, as compared with 2022, reaching RUB 508 billion. As of March 1, 2024, the number of Skolkovo startups exceeded 4,000. The number of jobs within the ecosystem reached 95,000.

The Konstantin Chaykin Manufacture
Innovation Space Partners

The «Konstantin Chaykin» Watch Manufacture was established in 2003 and is renowned for its expertise in crafting complicated mechanical watches. The Manufacture's founder, watchmaker, and inventor Konstantin Chaykin, created the world's first watch that indicates the date of Orthodox Easter, the first watch with synchronized time indication across all 11 time zones of Russia, and the first watch to keep time on Mars. Konstantin Chaykin also holds the record for creating the most complicated watch in Russia (Moscow Computus Clock). In 2023, he introduced the Stargazer, the most complicated wristwatch ever made in Russia.

Each collection springs from Chaykin’s own inventions, characterized by artistic freedom and the realization of progressive concepts — philosophical, design, and technical. The brand gained international acclaim with its Wristmons collection. Watches from the Space Program are particularly esteemed. The Space Conqueror watch is currently being tested for use on the ISS.

Konstantin Chaykin - watchmaker, an honored inventor of the Russian Federation, and a founder of a watch manufacture.

Innovation Space Partners

The Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartography (MIIGAiK) is one of the oldest universities in Russia, founded in 1779 by order of Empress Catherine the Great. The main sphere of competence of MIIGAiK is complex work with spatial data, development and improvement of end-to-end technologies in the field of spatial data, fundamental scientific research in the field of Earth sciences, the university also acts as a provider of educational content in the field of spatial data and geoinformation technologies.

MIIGAiK is the only university in Russia that provides comprehensive training of specialists in a full range of specialized areas in geodesy, cartography, aerial photography, photogrammetry, optical instrumentation, geographic information systems, as well as architects, specialists in land cadastre and urban planning.

The University is a participant of the Priority 2030 program of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science.

Nadezda Kamynina - Doctor of Economics, Candidate of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor.

The First Line. Health Care Resort
Innovation Space Partners

The First Line. Health Care Resort is an innovative resort on the shore of the Gulf of Finland, where the Leaders of the future are taught to manage health and age.

Biohacking, doctors as mentors, cellular renewal, biological age determination, VR technologies and modern art - you will immerse yourself in the world of medicine of the future and self-care.

At the resort, modern methods of wellness are combined with a wellness environment and premium service.Most suitable wellness program will be selected based on your request: prolongation of youth and weight loss, renewal at the cellular level, recovery of mental well-being.

This year, the First Line turned 6 years old. More than 20,000 people have already changed their lives with us! Become visionary about your health at the First-line preventive resort!

Maria Grudina - Ideologist and founder of «First Line. Health Care Resort», expert in the field of wellness and prevent age in Russia, ambassador of the Global Wellness Institute, speaker, coach and mentor.

AML Crypto
Innovation Space Participant

AML Crypto is an innovative technology company specializing in the development of advanced tools for detailed analysis of blockchain transactions and providing specialized services for detecting and recovering lost cryptocurrency.

Our products enable instant risk analysis when interacting with crypto users, accurately identifying "dirty" assets, and allowing for informed decisions about collaboration. Our approach integrates unique proprietary technologies with deep adaptation to diverse international markets, supported by a team of world-class experts in their fields.

Key solutions include:

• Bholder: A tool that visually demonstrates the interactions between blockchain addresses.

• Btrace: AML checks for crypto addresses to assess risk levels and understand the sources of funds.

• KYT monitoring: A risk management system for blockchain addresses used by crypto exchanges and trading platforms (VASPs).

• Investigations: Services for the search and recovery of stolen cryptocurrency and blockchain investigations.

Nikita Alekseev - CEO of AML Crypto LLC

Atom Security LLC
Innovation Space Participant

Atom Security LLC is a Russian IT company, part of the SKB Kontur Group of Companies. For more than 10 years, he has been developing software solutions in the field of information security and protection against data leakage.

The company's flagship product, Staffcop Enterprise, is a fully integrated solution that helps:

— investigate incidents and warn about threats to information security;

— prevent leaks of confidential information;

— remotely administer workstations;

— keep records of staff working hours.

Atom Security solutions are suitable for both small organizations and corporations with an extensive branch network.

Ivan Khaustov - General Director of Atom Security LLC

TechInsider (Independent Media)
Technology media partner

TechInsider (formerly Popular Mechanics) is a Unique Media Brand about How the World Works

Every day, on every TechInsider platform, editors explain the nature of the world around us and introduce readers to major scientific discoveries, advanced technologies, innovative developments and unusual gadgets in language that makes the complex sound simple. The TechInsider mission: to make science understandable and interesting for everyone.

TechInsider has an audience of 10 million monthly users.

TechInsider is part of the Independent Media holding – CEO Natalia Vesnina.

Natalia Vesnina - CEO, Independent Media holding