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[TPS] Contact Trip for Skolkovo Companies to Berlin

Wed 10:00 PM - Fri 11:00 PM
Wed 5 Dec 2012 10:00 PM - Fri 7 Dec 2012 11:00 PM (UTC+03:00) Moscow, St. Petersburg, Volgograd

Contact Trip for Skolkovo Companies to

Berlin 5-7 December 2012



Berlin is a major economic and financial centre not only in Germany, but in the EU as a whole. Discover the new side of Berlin for yourself: learn more about the opportunities for research and innovative companies, and for the promotion and development of your business in the European market.

We invite all Skolkovo companies to participate! The main innovation areas are optical technology and photonics, new materials and micro systems technology; information and communications technology; environmental technology, biotechnology and energy technology as well as advanced biomedical technology. These are the key areas in Skolkovo's partner technoparks of Adlershof (http://www.аdlershо and Berlin-Buch (http://www.саmpus-berlin-buс, in conjunction with which the trip is organised.

Potential benefits of undertaking this trip for your company are:

  • Establishment of business partnerships for the development of your business and holding individual talks based on the business contacts arranged for you in advance;
  • Presentation of your project to potential foreign partners at business events in Berlin science and technology parks;
  • Introduction to the science and innovation infrastructure and residents of the leading science and technology parks of Adlershof and Berlin-Buch;
  • Visits to local enterprises according to requests from Skolkovo companies;
  • Meeting German entrepreneurs: sharing their experience of starting new businesses and success stories.


Preliminary Programme of the Trip:

Wednesday, 5 December

  • Arrival in Berlin in the afternoon
  • Brief sightseeing tour of Berlin
  • Hotel accommodation. Suggested hotel: Park Inn Radisson Berlin (
  • Briefing of Skolkovo companies


Thursday, 6 December

9.30-10 Registration. Opening of the poster session – Skolkovo companies' posters may also be displayed.

    • Skolkovo and the opportunities for the development of international cooperation;
    • Presentation of Skolkovo companies

10 – 11 Russian-German innovation forum

Participants: Skolkovo companies, representatives of the German science and technology parks of Adlershof and Berlin-Buсh, as well as German companies, start-ups, entrepreneurs and investors

Forum Programme:

    • Opening address by a representative of the Berlin Senate;
    • Business opportunities in Berlin, particularly for the development of scientific activities and start-ups.
    • Presentation of the science and technology parks of Adlershof and Berlin-Buсh;

11 – 12 Coffee break, socialising, viewing the posters

12 – 14 Scheduled bilateral business meetings in the B2B format as well as the continuation of the companies' poster session. Interpreting services are provided for B2B meetings. Meetings are arranged for Skolkovo companies in advance according to their wishes

15 – 16 Visit and a tour of the largest German science and technology park of Adlershof (http://www.аdlershо

16.30-18 Visits to local companies and enterprises based on the wishes and business areas of the companies

Free evening


Friday, 7 December

8 – 11.30 (14.00) Visits to local companies and enterprises based on the wishes and business areas of the companies, as well as the opportunity to continue the talks of the previous day

12 – 13 Visit to the science and technology park of Berlin-Buch ( whose major activities are health care and biomedicine.

13 – 14 Lunch with German businessmen and entrepreneurs – sharing their success stories, talking to the local media

Transfer to the airport


Cost of the Trip

17,600 roubles + 18% VAT  per person, including: 

  • Participation in the entire programme;
  • Search and selection of business contacts based on the participant's request for bilateral meetings and talks in Berlin;
  • Interpreting services at the innovation forum as well as during bilateral talks.
  • Transportation during the joint business programme of the visit to Berlin.


Costs that the Companies Pay Themselves:

  • Travel to Berlin and back to the participating city in Russia.
  • Hotel accommodation. Suggested hotel: Park Inn Radisson Berlin (
  • Obtaining a visa. An invitation letter can be arranged for obtaining a visa, if necessary.



The last day of registration is Tuesday, 13 November. To register for the trip, please send the completed registration form (see Annexes) with the receipt of payment on the basis of the agreement to the following address:


Additional Details:

8 (495) 967 0148,, as well as


Welcome! Willkommen!


Kind regards,
Skolkovo Technopark



Registration form

Form for search and selection of business contacts for your company

Sample of the participation agreement



Dr. Anna Nikina
Head of Development, International Programs
T +7 (495) 967 0148 ext.2491