MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
30 August 2021, 12:19
Participants will have to develop profitable technology projects.
The Moscow accelerator track begins for teams of students from schools and colleges “Tech Leaders of the Future”… It can be attended by children aged 13 to 17 who want to profit from their technology projects. Applications for the competition acceptuntil September 7th.
“Moscow is a city where a diverse infrastructure for training schoolchildren in the technological field has been created. In children’s technoparks, thousands of children are engaged in innovative developments. It is important that these developments also have the possibility of commercialization, which is why the Moscow accelerator track was launched, it will allow teenagers to develop business projects based on their inventions. Moscow was the first to take part in the program “Technological Leaders of the Future” in such a wide format “, – said the head
During the passage of the track, the guys will be able to build a strong team for a startup and start implementing the project. Mentors and other professionals will work with the participants. They will give lectures and trainings on entrepreneurship, and will also help prepare for the presentation of the project for selection to the Techno Leaders of the Future accelerator. A total of 24 hours of various educational activities are planned.
Teams that qualify for the accelerator will take part in the training program from September 2021 to March 2022. Based on its results, the winners will receive support from investors and the opportunity to go to a summer school in one of the federal children’s centers. They will also be included in the register of gifted children of the state information resource “Talents of Russia”, and 11th grade graduates will receive additional points to the Unified State Exam from partner universities upon admission.
The competition for participation in the track is held by the autonomous non-profit organization “Development of Human Capital”, subordinate to the Moscow Department of Entrepreneurship and Innovative Development. The program partners are the Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs and the Social Investment Fund.
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