Needs identification & service piloting session GO GLOBAL export-oriented companies was held in St. Petersburg

On July 2, “GO GLOBAL: Export cannot wait” online conference was held and brought more than 60 participants.

Speakers of the conference were Sidorenko Taisiia - Senior Specialist – St. Petersburg Committee for Industrial Policy, Innovations and Trade; Solomin Sergei – Head - Russian Export Center St. Petersburg office; Larionova Nadezhda – CEO - St. Petersburg Export Support Cente; Skorokhodova Olga – Head - Export Support Cente of Leningrad region; Lvova Irina – Deputy Director – ITMO Accelerator (Twin Campus project); Malevannaia Tatiana – Expert - Smartup Accelerator project.

The event was moderated by Maxim Balanev – Executive director – St.Petersburg Foundation for SME development.

During the conference key aspects of conducting export activities in the era of the new coronavirus infection pandemic, critical instruments and international Programmes, aimed at supporting export-oriented companies in Northwestern Federal District were discussed. Moreover, in the framework of the event creating a SmartUp Network was announced. The Network will unify leading organizations business support infrastructure within the region, investors, large corporations, research institutes, as well as companies that create a “future” in the Baltic Sea region.

Event was organized with support of TWIN CAMPUS project, funded by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Finland in the framework of South-East Finland-Russia CBC 2014-2020 Programme.