Engineering forum in Perm has become a platform for experience exchange between specialists from all over Russia
Today in Perm opened its first engineering-industrial forum. Within two days the representatives of the municipal, regional and Federal authorities, leading engineers of Russia, as well as scientists and experts from different parts of the country will discuss the modernization of the economy, introduction of innovative developments and future industrial policy of Russia, reported the press service of the city administration.Engineering-industrial forum held in Perm for the first time. Here on one site gathered a few dozen companies in the field of industry and information technology of Perm and Perm region. Their stands on the forum presented as a large enterprise group of companies LLC "LUKOIL" in the Perm region, NGO "spark", "proton-PM" and promising young companies. In particular, with its developments in the forum will be attended by graduates of the city's business incubator - "Brainy Studio", which won the international competition Imagine Cup 2014, and the company "Maugry" engaged in the development of mobile applications for museums.On the stands of the forum you can see prototypes of robots that can be used in landscaping, new technical developments for people with limited mobility and much more.A separate exposition devoted to the history of industrial development in Perm and Perm region. Also represented at the forum stand city Department of education, where their achievements show "unique school" Perm.The forum launched a large-scale competition for designers, programmers and analysts "Hackaton. Open region". Within 24 hours 10 teams under the guidance of experienced technical mentors will work on mobile or web application based on open data. The prize Fund of the contest is 350 thousand rubles in Addition, winners of the Event" waiting for favorable contracts with leading Russian companies and prizes from partners of the project.The Perm region Governor Viktor Basargin wished the participants of the Event" to their development have become really popular."It's great that engineering-industrial forum, which we plan to conduct annually in the Kama region, opens the "Event". It is impossible to imagine our life without information technology, and it's no accident that attract youth to the programs that we have implemented is, for example, "open government" and "Open data", - said Viktor Basargin.If the winning team will enlist the support of a large organization, it will be guaranteed participation in the project "START", said the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Fund of assistance to development of small forms of enterprises in scientific-technical sphere Ivan Bortnik."This forum has shown once again that such companies have many. This is important, because most of them taking an active part in the life of the city. The forum presents an interesting innovation. The most promising of them may be applied in the sphere of municipal economy", - said the head of the administration of Perm Dmitry Samoilov.Summing up the results of the competition will be held tomorrow, November 7, at the exhibition center "Perm fair" (Gagarin Boulevard, 65).