Venture Capital Association



Russian Innovation Week (RIW 2013)

RUSNANO, RVC and Skolkovo – three technology and Russian innovation powerhouses – cordially invite you to attend the 2nd Annual Russian Innovation Week Conference (RIW). Join leading startup entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and successful business leaders from the U.S. and Russia at this exclusive, invite-only event.  This year the event has gone bi-coastal.  We will gather on September 17, 2013 at the Boston Center for the Arts and then on September 19-20, 2013 in the heart of Silicon Valley, California at the Santa Clara Convention Center. This much-anticipated conference is your opportunity to participate in stimulating discussions, keynotes, and networking events.

The RIW Conference brings Russian innovators and startups to the U.S. in search of the perfect investment partners and strategies on taking their products to the global market. It is a great occasion for investors looking for the next new innovative project and opportunities to explore up-and-coming developments in the fields of clean-tech, bio-tech, pharmaceuticals, the life sciences, nanotechnology, and IT. Investors and companies with successful business experience in Russia will share insights on tapping the best funding opportunities.

The following additional events will give you the chance to mingle with your new business contacts at the end of each day:

  • Tuesday, 9/17 - Keynote Dinner at the Boston Center for the Arts.
  • Thursday, 9/19 - Keynote Dinner at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
  • Friday, 9/20 - Post-conference networking reception at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

There is no cost to attend these events and RIW is by invitation only! 

Don't miss this opportunity to mingle, connect, and learn from successful business leaders with footholds in Boston, the Silicon Valley, and Russia! For more information on the host companies, scheduled speakers or travel info, visit

Space is limited. Register for the RIW Conference today. We look forward to seeing you!


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