°
Ashburn

Latest News - #The SKOLKOVO Foundation

The robot Promobot was the tour of the Tula Museum of weapons

Russian robot Promobot the resident company of the SKOLKOVO Foundation, "Promobot" was a tour of the Tula Museum of weapons, he talks about the exhibits and answering visitors ' questions, told RIA Novosti press-service of the company.

It is reported that the robot, who was named the Wealthy, recognize faces and speech, moves independently, avoiding obstacles, and needs no supervision by the person. It can also continue the exposition, supplementing the information about the exhibits with images and videos, which are broadcast on his screen.

The first robot Promobot became a member of IFC Perm

The first Russian humanoid robot Promobot the resident company of the SKOLKOVO Foundation, "Promobot" became a member of the multifunctional center of Perm "My documents", it accepts the documents and enters the data into the information system, told RIA Novosti press-service of the company.

The robot can replicate human emotions: moving eyes, eyebrows, lips and other "muscles", to chat and answer questions. Overall, it can play more than 600 variants of micromite person. The appearance of the robot created by the neural network: based on the analysis of the appearance of several thousands of Russian women was created by the generalized image - a girl with brown hair and brown eyes. Experts Promobot also used their technology to create artificial skin.

Medvedev praised the possibility of introducing payments through facial recognition

Contactless payments using the technology of face recognition definitely possible with small amounts, for example, at the gas station or in the subway, said Deputy Chairman of the Russian security Council, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Fund "SKOLKOVO" Dmitry Medvedev.

On Thursday, he held a video meeting with the leaders of the startups of SKOLKOVO. The founder of visionlabs, which is engaged in creating products in the field of face recognition and objects spoke about a new solution that allows you to make purchases and conduct transactions in a contactless manner, by means of identifying the person.

Medvedev spoke about the growth of startups, "SKOLKOVO"

Portfolio innovation center "SKOLKOVO" includes more than 2 thousand startups, they demonstrate steady growth, last year revenues increased by 45% and amounted to 100 billion rubles, said the Deputy Chairman of the Russian security Council, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Fund "SKOLKOVO" Dmitry Medvedev.

"The portfolio of our innovation center more than 2 thousand startups, is the large number of already which show a very strong growth figures. Last year revenue exceeded 100 billion rubles, increased by approximately 45%," - said Medvedev at a meeting with leaders of startups, innovation center "SKOLKOVO".

Moscow state University, SKOLKOVO residents and industrial parks of Moscow can receive subsidies

Moscow state University, SKOLKOVO residents and other innovative companies can obtain grants for business development, said on the official portal of the mayor and government capital.

"Fund "Moscow innovation cluster" (MIK), subordinate to the Moscow Department of entrepreneurship and innovation development, has completed acceptance of documents for granting of grants for support of complex innovative projects. Each of the businesses whose application is approved will be able to get a payout of up to 200 million rubles per year", - stated in the message.

Russian robot became a member of the Abu Dhabi police

Russian robot Promobot the resident company of the SKOLKOVO Foundation, "Promobot" became a member of the Abu Dhabi police, he will patrol, video surveillance of employees and visitors facilities of the Metropolitan police and to measure the temperature of the people, told RIA Novosti press-service of the company.

The robot can communicate in English and Arabic. Its effectiveness has developed a special linguistic base, which contains thousands of questions and answers, as well as facial recognition system: Promobot "know in person" to all police officers, visitors, and wanted criminals.

Medvedev hopes on the drug's effectiveness from COVID-19 "Aviewer"

The Chairman of the security Council of the Russian Federation, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Fund "SKOLKOVO" Dmitry Medvedev is counting on the efficiency of the Russian drug "Aviewer", intended for the treatment of coronavirus.

The Ministry of health previously included the drug "Avidavit" (based on favipiravir) of production of the Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF) and Chemrar in the list of methodological recommendations for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of new coronavirus infection. The registration certificate was received by the company "Chromis", resident of the biomedical technologies cluster Fund "SKOLKOVO".