Heads of major enterprises in Kaliningrad region visited Technopolis GS06.03.2014
CEOs of leading enterprises in the Kaliningrad region had an excursion to modern production facilities of Technopolis GS innovation cluster, developed by GS Group, on March 4.
The business community of the region commended the high-tech enterprises located in the cluster, its representatives noted the possibility of cooperation with GS Group.
Amont the leaders of the biggest companies in the region who visited the cluster were the head of JSC Zavod ZHBI-2, LLC AVTOTOR Holding, LLC GusevMoloko, AIH Miratorg and other leading companies.
Konstantin Suslov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kaliningrad region, and regional ministers on industrial policy, entrepreneurship and trade and other economic ministries also paid a visit to Technopolis GS.
The delegation visited the Russia’s largest radio-electronic production Digital Television Systems, TV antennas and frames producer LLC Prankor, LLC First Carton factory that manufactures corrugated cardboard packaging, and a house-building factory LLC White key. Heads of large companies in the Kaliningrad region discussed the capacities of innovative hi-tech industries with top managers of the enterprises within Technopolis GS. Many members of the business community expressed interest in possible cooperation with GS Group.
A round table that was organized after the tour was visited by Nikolai Tsukanov, the Governor of the Kaliningrad region, and CEOs of the major local enterprises. During the meeting, representatives of business and regional authorities considered the possibility of cooperation between the companies of the Kaliningrad region and the joint efforts that need to be applied in order to improve its economic potential.
Production Director of GS Group holding, Sergey Denisov noted that the enterprises within in Technopolis GS cluster are ready to consider offers of cooperation in both high-tech industries and traditional directions. “There are many possible ways of developing cooperation between GS Group and regional companies that might involve counter deliveries of raw materials, technology and equipment, components and ready products”, the speaker said. Andrey Bezrukov, Acting Director of Strategic Marketing, GS Group holding, disclosed the positive experience of Technopolis GS in the formation of innovation cluster infrastructure. According to him, private business can play as big a role in the development of innovations in Russia as state corporations do.