An agreement between the Council for Professional Qualifications in the Financial Market (CPQFM) and the Council for Professional Qualifications in Nanoindustry was signed at the Russian Business Week February 5.
At the RUSNANO site within the framework of the XXI International Forum "Russian Industrialist" and the X St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum, Olga Kryukova, Deputy Chairman of CPQ, introduced Qualification Assessment Centers in nanoindustry to G. Poltavchenko, Governor of St. Petersburg, and A. Chubais, Chairman of the Board of MC RUSNANO LLC.
Olga Kryukova noted in her speech the basic principles of an independent qualification assessment, a professional exam procedure, qualifications of specialists in nanoindustry and types of professional activity for every center.
At present four such centers have already been created in nanoindustry:
- ANO Nanocertifica (Moscow).
- Research and Development Institute of Molecular Electronics JSC (Zelenograd, Moscow).
- Plastic Processing Plant named after “Komsomolskaya Pravda” LLC (St. Petersburg).
- Innovation and Production Technopark “Idea” (Tatarstan, Kazan).
Moreover, the examination center successfully operates on the basis of LETI (St. Petersburg).
On the same day, the briefing "QUALIFICATION MARKET IN NANOINDUSTRY: NEW REALITY" moderated by Angelina Volkova, Executive Secretary of the Council, was held at the Forum's presentation site.
Also, a professional exam for qualifications in the field of nanoelectronics and photonics and standardization of nanoproducts was demonstrated.
Expert discussion “National Champions Project: 2017 Outcomes and New Challenges” moderated by State Secretary – Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Oleg Fomichev, was held January 18, 2018 at the Gaydar Forum.
Winners of the Sixth National Ratings of Russian Fast-Moving Hi-Tech Companies “TechSuccess-2017” organized by Russian Venture Company were announced December 12, 2017. According to the announcement, three member companies of the Association entered the “TechSuccess-2017” ratings.