The Results from Innovation project competition final will take place on October 29 at 5:30 p.m. as part of the Moscow-based Cisco Expo-2010 conference.
The event will be held at the International Trade Center, 12, Krasnopresnenskaya Embankment.
The hosts are Cisco and the Moscow Business School; other organizers include StartupIndex (investment agency), Greenfield Project, Yandex, The Academy of National Economy’s Business Incubator, and the Scientific Park of Moscow State University.
The five finalists will present their projects and engage in a Q&A session with experts. The teams’ goal will be to make sure jury members take personal faith in the innovativeness and sustainability of the projects presented.
The best team will receive a $10k award to further develop their project. The runner-up will get a certificate for the Moscow Business School’s Innovation and Project Management MBA program. The other finalists will receive certificates for the Moscow Business School’s Start MBA program and a $1,000 certificate for services from Megaplan, a business solutions provider. As a separate award The Academy of National Economy’s Business Incubator will offer one of the teams residency at the incubator.
If you didn’t have a chance to register for the event at the Cisco Expo-2010 website you can come to the conference in person and register by giving staff the following code: KU7001.
The final will be shown online by the Webcrunch analytical resource at http://webcrunch.ru/live/