MTS and FEFU Launch Partnership to Develop Russky Technopark
Friday, September 08, 2017
At this year’s Third Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, MTS and the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) have signed a partnership agreement to develop Russky Technopark.
Based on Russky Island, Russky Technopark is a large-scale project to develop a unique ecosystem that combines educational institutions, state organizations and private businesses.
The cooperation of the leading telecoms company in Russia with the largest federal university in the Far East of the country will facilitate technological entrepreneurship and provide support to start-up businesses, driving the development of innovative R&D projects and acting as a launch pad for new digital products.
MTS will offer students a unique opportunity to participate in the implementation of its projects by forming special teams combining students, teachers and MTS staff. MTS will also actively support the educational process and technological research as well as assist in organizing business and scientific promotional events.
With its strategic focus on digitalization and the development of IT-products, MTS will benefit from the innovative thinking of young ta