Foundation and GLONASS have signed an agreement on cooperation. The agreement
outlines the joint development and promotion, including on an international
level, of domestic competencies in the area of processing technologies for
telematic big data, as well as participation in the creation of digital
platforms for the transport sector. The two parties are also planning to join
forces and organize an industry fund to support innovative projects in
navigation and communication technologies, the Internet of things, artificial
intelligence, and microelectronics.
partnership will increase the production of high-tech and advanced navigation
and communication technologies and electronic manufacturing as a share of
domestic production in Russia, boost the number of organizations implementing
technological innovations in the field, and raise investment in scientific
research and cutting-edge developments in the industry. In addition to this,
the cooperation agreement is designed to increase the competitiveness of
domestic projects on the international stage and help to unlock the export
potential of the navigation and communication solutions receiving support.
document was signed by Chairman and CEO of the Roscongress Foundation Alexander
Stuglev and CEO of GLONASS Igor Milashevsky.
partnerships is especially important during these difficult and economically
unstable times. This is especially true for high-tech manufacturing, the
electronics industry and the innovations sector, since projects in these areas
require support, development and investment more than ever before, including on
the international stage. We are delighted with the new areas of cooperation
with GLONASS and are confident that this agreement will pave the way for a long
and productive partnership,» said Alexander Stuglev.
grateful to the Roscongress Foundation for its willingness to join forces in
the development of innovative technologies. The joint implementation of
high-tech projects bringing on board the technical, organizational and
financial resources of both sides will accelerate the introduction of promising
new domestic solutions and developments, broadening the area of application of
the infrastructure and capabilities of GLONASS. Our expertise in developing
digital solutions is seeing demand on both the Russian and international markets
and we are confident that, thanks to this partnership with the Roscongress
Foundation, its potential will be realized more quickly and more effectively,» commented Igor Milashevsky.
between the two parties will also involve the creation of platform solutions at
various levels, including nationwide and regional projects to create digital
platforms and services, industry and corporate solutions for optimizing
transport and logistics activities, and industrial services based on telematic
Roscongress Foundation and GLONASS have benefited from expert-led partnership
for several years now. Members of the companys top-level management have
appeared as speakers at themed sessions as part of numerous Roscongress events,
including the Eastern Economic Forum, the Russian Energy Week, and the Forum of
Innovative Financial Technologies FINOPOLIS 2019.