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The i.moscow platform has been supplemented with functions that will allow entrepreneurs to better interact with partners and develop new projects.
On a digital platform I. moskov Moscow Innovation Cluster (MIC), new services have appeared. Cluster members and partners can now conclude contracts with business partners electronically. And entrepreneurs who created startups were able to apply for participation in acceleration programs online.
“More than 18 thousand organizations from 73 regions of Russia use the platform of the Moscow Innovation Cluster. It has already become a full-fledged digital system, which contains the necessary tools and services for the interaction of all cluster members. The service of support measures has become the most popular. Since the beginning of the year, entrepreneurs have used it more than 60 thousand times. This year, it was supplemented with an anti-crisis package of measures aimed at supporting businesses in the context of COVID-19. Businessmen were interested in him more than 47 thousand times, “said the Minister of the Moscow Government, head
Information Technology Department Eduard Lysenko.
New functions are available in the personal account of the user of the electronic platform. In order to conclude an agreement between companies in the service “Exchange of contract manufacturing”, now you do not need to organize a meeting and print paper copies. You can issue a contract using an online electronic signature. The service will simplify the organization of document flow, which is especially important for partners from remote regions of Russia.
To support young companies that are just starting to develop, sections were created on the cluster website “Moscow accelerator” and “Technological contests”… Here representatives of startups can apply for participation in the respective programs.
In addition, on the platform of the Moscow Innovation Cluster, a function for managing jobs in coworking spaces… Now employees can report the availability of free space in the company that is open for rent. And when receiving various services and submitting applications on the i.moscow digital platform, businessmen no longer need to clarify information about their company every time. It is enough to enter all the necessary information in your personal account (for example, about trusted persons and company contacts), after which the data will be loaded automatically.
Also on the website in the service “Exchange of contract manufacturing” launched a new direction “Light and Fashion Industry”. Here you can place an application to become an accredited manufacturer and tell about the available capacity, or place an order for production. Cluster members and partners working in this area will no longer need to create their own production facilities. They will be able to use independent specialized sites.
“New functions and services on the cluster platform appear in response to relevant requests from the business community, participants in the Moscow innovation ecosystem. The increase in the number of online options available to users that will help develop and bring projects to a new level is especially important now, when many companies are switching to a remote work format, “the head emphasized.
Department of Entrepreneurship and Innovative Development of Moscow Alexey Fursin.
The Moscow Innovation Cluster is a unique project for the implementation of innovations and the development of cooperation between business, industry, science and the city. MIC participants have access to tools and support measures for the development of high-tech projects.
Today, almost 12.5 thousand organizations are members of the cluster. Participant status is assigned to legal entities and individual entrepreneurs registered in Moscow. About six thousand more companies received the status of MIC partner. It allows regional organizations to use most of the metropolitan services of the i.moscow digital platform.
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More than 200 support measures and a wide range of useful tools are available to enterprises and companies in the capital. On the digital platform of the i.moscow cluster, they can use services to find partners, premises for rent or sites for production and pilot testing of products. Or, for example, find the necessary technologies and results of intellectual activity thanks to the patent exchange. In addition, the platform provides for an individual selection of support measures for a specific recipient, depending on the type of organization, the tasks it solves, and other parameters.
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