September 30, 2020 in Perm, the selection of applications for participation in the competition for grants up to 300 million rubles of the National Technological Initiative (NTI) ended. The Kiwami R&D Group project “Calculation of the digital reference of the human anatomical model” was among the best 36 out of 92 submitted projects.
Olga Panchenko, the project manager and ideologist, comments on this event: “I and the Kiwami R&D Group members will make every effort to adequately present the project to experts and investors. In my opinion, now is the perfect moment for the effective implementation of our plans. ”
The National Technology Initiative (NTI) is an association of business representatives and expert communities for the development of promising technology markets and industries in Russia, which can later become the basis of the world economy. NTI programs are financed by Russian Venture Company (RVC) .
in 2018, RVC partnered with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC, pronounced "PricewaterhouseCoopers" — an international network of companies offering consulting and audit services) has launched the NTI export accelerator. The program is aimed at developing the export of Russian technology companies that operate in the NTI markets. More than 60 companies submitted applications for acceleration to the NTI Export accelerator. Of these, 50 applicants were admitted for further consideration, and 15 technology companies passed the final stage of the accelerator: eight companies specialize in developing globally oriented products in the field of artificial intelligence, four work in the field of the Internet of things, and the other three — in the field of big data.
NTI regulatory documentation http://projects.nti2035.ru