From 30 September to 3 October 2008 the II International Exhibition and Congress on 21st Century Emerging Technologies were held in Moscow( All-Russian Exhibition Centre, Electrification pavilion # 55).
Goals and objectives
On the 30th of September, the exhibition was visited by S. N. Mazurenko (the Head of the federal agency for science and innovation) and A. V. Klimenko (the Assistant Head of the federal agency for science and innovation), V. U. Sinjuguin (The Assistant Minister of the ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation).
More than 94 organizations from more than 20 cities took part in the exhibition. There were more than 2000 visitors.
Business meetings, negotiations, conferences, seminars, round tables, and presentations of Russian technology developers on issues of innovation and technology priority fields have been held during the exhibition.
The exhibition has also hosted a pan-Russian contest for the best Scientific and Technological project in the field of advanced technology development for the real economy. Winners of the contest received memorable awards.
The exhibition aimed to promote the development of the Russian high-tech and knowledge-intensive product market and demonstrate emerging technologies for the real economy.