Western and Russian technological stock markets: raising money for Russian innovations
On March 22, in Digital October Center took place a conference entitled "Western and Russian technological stock markets: raising money for Russian innovations". Conference was dedicated to the future developments of technological sector of Russian economy.
The list of the speakers included the President of the MICEX Ruben Aganbegyan, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the RU-COM Mikhail Abyzov, CEO of the Interfax Business Service Stanislav Martyushev, Vice President of NASDAQ OMX Jenifer Rosberg (Jenifer Rosberg), RUSNANO CEO Anatoly Chubais and others. The conference was also attended by the heads of Russian and foreign companies specializing in technology, investment and consulting, as well as representatives of development institutes, etc.
Participants discussed the following major issues of the development of Russian innovation market.
- Do the existing technological stock markets meet the requirements of the emerging innovation companies? Can Russian stock markets compete with their foreign prototypes?
- What is the price for underdevelopment of the Russian technological sector for the economy of the country?
- What do technological companies expect of the upcoming transformations? What are development institutes willing to undertake to build environment favorable for growth of innovations in Russia?