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From ideas to applications: Sharing best practices on incubators, science parks and technology transfer

21 - 23 October 2019
Moscow Russian Federation

Capacity-building event

From ideas to applications:

“Sharing best practices on incubators, science parks and technology transfer”

Moscow, 21-23 October 2019


The overall goal of this capacity-building event (concept note and programme ENG RUS), jointly organized by UNECE, MGIMO and Henley Business School, was to:

  • Share best practices and foster networking between SPECA Government officials and technical experts on incubators, science parks and technology transfer;
  • Provide insights from leading international experts on how to develop the necessary innovation infrastructure to ensure ideas translate into applications to support sustainable and knowledge-based development in SPECA countries; and
  • Provide access, through site visits, to leading practitioners of incubators, science parks and technology transfer offices for discussion of practical steps to develop an effective innovation infrastructure.


Document Authors ENG RUS
What matters for business incubation?
Lessons from the Russian experience for the SPECA
Professor Yelena Kalyuzhnova, Professor Catarina Figueira, Professor Nicholas Theodorakopoulos, Professor Olga Khotyasheva, Mr. Maxim Slesarev PDF PDF
A brief overview of current best practices and recent developments in incubators, science parks and technology transfer to promote sustainable development in SPECA countries Mr. Tokhir Pallaev, Consultant PDF PDF
Guidelines for creating a business incubator Mr. Maxim Slesarev PDF PDF


Speaker Institution ENG RUS
Day 1      
Christopher Athey UNECE PDF  
Anders Johnsson (on behalf of Tengfei Wang) ESCAP PDF PDF
Andrei Reduto Go-Foods   PDF
Anastasiya Krasenkova MGIMO BI   PDF
Dmitry Makaruk Brest Science & Technology Park   PDF
Yelena Shevchenko Kazakh Industry and Export Center PDF


Sabirdjan Haidarov Academy of Science (Uzbekistan)   PDF
Day 2      
Adil Ahmadov SMB Development Agency (Azerbaijan)   PDF
Olzhas Bilyalov Qaztech Ventures (Kazakhstan) PDF  
Zhoodarbek Zhumabayev Kyrgyzpatent (Kyrgyzstan)   PDF
Shukhrat Makhsudov Ministry of Economic Development and Trade (Tajikistan)   PDF
Shakhlokhon Turdikulova Ministry of Innovation Technologies(Uzbekistan) PDF  
Tokhir Pallaev UNECE Consultant   PDF
Day 3      
  Skolkovo Moscow School of Management (Russian Federation)   PDF
  Skolkovo Startup Academy (Russian Federation)   PDF