Spring University of National Business Angels Association
May 30 Moscow will host the Spring University of National Business Angels Association, which is a Russian Industrial Association of early-stage venture capitalists. The event is organized with the support of the “Russian Venture Company” OJSC. The main topic of the event is "The Russian market of early-stage venture capital investments: revitalization of existing players and attract new ones." The Spring University program includes a panel discussion "The angels and the state: how to speed up tandem", workshops and round table discussions on the issues of the early-stages market development, cooperation between state institutions and private investors, reviews of educational programs for the newcomers to the market, a debate on the draft bill for providing tax incentives for angels and an open discussion of behavioral strategies of venture capital investors in a crisis. Active and start-up business angels, entrepreneurs and representatives of seed funds and infrastructure organizations, government authorities and development institutions will become the participants of the Spring University of National Business Angels Association (NBAA). The conditions for registration can be found on the official website of NBAA: http://rusangels.timepad.ru/event/118962/. More information about the program and activities of the NBAA Spring University can be found at www.rusangels.ru
The governor of the Murmansk region
Today, the Governor Marina Kovtun held a meeting of the Council on improving the investment climate in the Murmansk Region. The Head of the region recalled that in the National Investment Climate Rating for the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in 2016, the Murmansk Region rose by 20 points, improving its position to the 32nd place. For the third consecutive year, the region is included in the third group of regions, confirming the status of the region with favorable conditions for business development.
On June 23, 2017, in the Kolenergo Central electrical networks (2A Festivalnaya Street, the town of Apatity, the Murmansk Region), the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the Murmansk Region (Regional Association of Employers) will meet with representatives of the business community of the municipal entities of the town of Apatity and the town of Kirovsk.