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    The goal

    Developing of competitive and high-performance innovation center within Tomsk agglomeration boarders where high value-added industry and high-quality human resources are concentrated and advanced technologies are created in order to increase the quality of life and implement new model of economic growth.

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    «Advanced industry», «Science and education», «Technological innovations, new businesses», «Smart and handy city», «Business environment»

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    RUB 250 bln – investment gap. Confirmed extra-budgetary resources amounts to 65%.

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    12 federal ministries, 6 Tomsk universities, 5 national corporations, 400 small and medium innovation companies and manufacturing plants

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    INO Tomsk project synchronizes over 50 federal instruments and initiatives of different federal ministries and agencies.

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    65 actions included in roadmap help to involve stakeholders in INO Tomsk project.

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    6 types of areas within Tomsk agglomeration are developed according to INO Tomsk project: industrial, innovation, research and educational, historical and cultural, medical and sport parks.

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    INO Tomsk project is based on 6 innovation territorial clusters: petrochemical cluster, cluster of nuclear technologies, timber and pharmaceutical clusters, cluster of medical equipment and IT, cluster of wildlife resources, and cluster of hard-to-recover resources.

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    160 thousands of highly-efficient workplaces will be created before 2020 as a result of INO Tomsk project implementation.

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    Over 100 industrial, research and educational, social and infrastructure projects are implemented within INO Tomsk.

The Tomsk Region Presented its Project on the Development of the Local Cluster to the Expert Committee of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade

14 October 2016 11:32

Yesterday, on October 13 the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade held the expert review of projects on leading clusters in global investment appeal. The Tomsk Region presented its priority project on the development of local cluster “Smart technology” until 2020 with the prospects to five more years.

The new development stage for the innovative local cluster “Pharmacy, medical equipment and IT in the Tomsk Region” which is a part of “INO Tomsk” Concept requires an increase in the global awareness about the cluster and its investment appeal. The project team proposed to stake on edgy export projects of technology companies.

The development model of “Smart technology” cluster is based on the existing sustainable cooperation between Tomsk companies, universities and scientific organizations that utilize the infrastructure of the Special Economic Zone of Technology and Innovation type “Tomsk” and aim to use the opportunities presented by the implementation of the “INO Tomsk” Concept, National technology initiative and “5-100” – the project aimed at boosting the international competitiveness of universities.

“We stake on export-oriented project alliances that may create new lines of product for specific niches of fast-growing markets, - said Andrey Antonov, Director of the project, Deputy Governor of the Tomsk Region – It enables us to scale the business, focus resources and increase non-resource exports”.

The project focuses on dynamic small and medium companies as well as on the scaling of business in new hi-tech directions.

Project alliances have 11 fast-growing markets in sight: Computer vision, telemedicine and mobile health, industrial robotics and industrial Internet, probiotics, food supplements and pharma-ingredients, medical equipment and cosmetics. “The mean annual growth rate of each of these markets ranges from 7 to 40 percent”, - Mr. Antonov noted. The Tomsk Region, within the frameworks of its cluster project and the development of project alliances, offers the following products for these markets: a line of encapsulated strains of microorganisms with increased life-span, a line of cross-market products for drones, industrial robots and educational robotics, applications and sensors for health monitoring, biologically active substances based on pine needle extracts, ingredients for pharmaceutical substances, etc.