#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Nornickel will hold the International Forum of Innovators and the Contest of Inventors IN’HUB 2022. In preparation for the major event, an online conference Inventors and Industrial Companies: Integration into a New Reality was held.
As Vitaly Busko, vice president for innovations at Nornickel, noted, the company is actively investing in its own and third-party scientific developments, the development of digital technologies, and modern IT infrastructure. Thus, by 2030, Nornickel plans to significantly increase the number of employees in the field of research and development work.
“Besides the fact that our metals are actively used in new technologies, we are introducing innovations in our production. Innovation is one of the main business processes for our company. This is confirmed by the fact that for over 20 years we have been supporting various forums and platforms related to new technologies, for example, the IMAKE young inventors competition. We also supported the Russian delegation at international forums in Indonesia and Geneva. It is important for us to integrate Nornickel into the global innovation agenda. It is also important to form an innovation system in Russia, so that our inventors have a partner and a place where they can test their technologies”, stressed Vitaly Busko.
IN’HUB 2022 will bring together inventors, businessmen, investors, including representatives of large industrial companies from both Russia and other countries. You can apply for participation on the official website of the forum in-hub.ru.
Vitaly Busko drew attention to the fact that within the framework of the forum, a competition will also be held, which will provide an opportunity to present his invention to an international jury on site or remotely, and to receive patent, expert and financial support. The participants will also have the opportunity to test their inventions at the Nornickel and other industrial companies’ sites.
The International Forum of Innovators and the competition of inventors IN’HUB 2022 result will be an exhibition of inventions, which will be held in Novosibirsk.
In addition to the upcoming forum, the online conference discussed the possibilities of promoting inventions and innovative solutions in Russia, popularizing inventive activity at the national and international level.
Earlier, we told that a neural network was tested at the Nornickel’s Bystrinsky MPP, and unmanned mining equipment was mastered at the mines.
Text: Ekaterina Elkanova, Photo: Nikolay Shchipko