On September 12, 2014 the GS Group international holding company launched the web-site dedicated to the tourist itineraries around the historical sites of World War I in the Kaliningrad region – http://fww-explore.com/. The guide includes 8 walking, cycling and auto itineraries lasting from one to four days.
The annual festival Day of Technopolis GS held on September 6, 2014 gathered 10 thousand people on the central square of the town of Gusev. It was the sixth time GS Group organized the international festival for the residents of the Kaliningrad region.
On August 26-29, 2014 the 54th Congress of the European Regional Science Association (54th ERSA Congress) was held in St. Petersburg, Russia with the support of the GS Group holding company. Konstantin Axenov, Doctor of Geographical Sciences and Vice-president of the GS Group was one of the keynote speakers at the congress. At the end of the event, the representatives of the international scientific community visited the town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region where they were presented practical results of the small Russian town’s successful transformation into an innovation center with the support of the GS Group holding company initial investment.
Statuary to victims of World War I was unveiled on the Technopolis GS territory in the town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region, along with memorial park inauguration on August 24, 2014. Andrey Tkachenko, President of GS Group, Vladimir Medinsky, Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation and Chairman of the Russian Military Historical Society, Nikolay Tsukanov, Governor of the Kaliningrad region, and Evgeny Mikhailov, Gusev urban district officer, attended the ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War. The author of the main statuary "In memory of the forgotten war that turned the course of history" Mikhail Shemyakin also took part in the solemn ceremony.
Statuary created by the world-renowned Russian-American sculptor and artist Mikhail Shemyakin will be unveiled on the Technopolis GS territory alongside a memorial inauguration in the Russian town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region on August 24, 2014. Top public officials and foreign consuls are expected to attend the ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War.
GS Group is the key member of the 54th European Regional Science Association Congress (ERSA Congress) which will take place on August 26-29 in St. Petersburg, Russia with the holding assistance. The holding representatives will unveil an innovation cluster Technopolis GS as a successful model of small cities innovative development.
Young scientists have a chance to visit the only in Russia private innovation cluster Technopolis GS
GS Group announces a competition of research works among the young scientists on “Development of small Russian cities”, dated for the 54th European Regional Science Association Congress (ERSA Congress). The winners will be able to take part in the study tour to the unique innovation cluster Technopolis GS located in the town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region.
GS Group investment and industry holding held a range of events within Innoprom 2014. Russia’s main industrial trade fair took place on July 09-12, 2014 in Ekaterinburg. On July 10 the holding experts spoke at the conference on successful experience of GS Group entering own digital Pay TV operators to the Southeast Asia markets. The next day GS Group introduced new chrome plating technologies using NCM Chrome nano-additive within the round table.