The 14th Seed Forum in Moscow was hosted at the Moscow Stock Exchange on September 10, 2014. The event was organized by the MICEX Innovation and Investment Market, IPOboard, Strogino Technopark, LogA Group and Russian Venture Fund.
The Forum was opened by Steinar Hoel Korsmo, the founder of Seed Forum International, and Alexander Loktionov, the Representative of Seed Forum in Russia. Gennady Margolit, the Executive Director of Innovation and Investment Market, MICEX, along with Sergey Teplov, the CEO of Strogino Technopark, and Lawrence Wright, the CEO and co-founder of Launch Gurus, also gave a welcoming speech. IPOboard was presented by Alexander Chikunov, IPOboard Senior Analytic.
The Forum presented 10 best Russian startups to international and Russian investors. According to Seed Forum experts, most companies have the prospects of going public on the stock exchange. These included the resident company of IPOboard, MaxTelCom, which develops and markets modern devices for installation of optical fiber.
Seed Forum is the world's largest organization providing support for the development of innovation and training of pre-IPO companies for professional investors in 50 countries. Seed Forum is one of the most professional sites of interaction between investors and companies worldwide.
Innovation and Investment Market is an exchange sector for small and mid-cap high-tech companies and created by the Moscow Stock Exchange together with RUSNANO.
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POboard becomes an exponent of Open Innovations Forum and Expo held in Moscow on October 14-16, 2014
Russia's first agency of independent analytics, Investcafe, and online information and trading system, IPOboard, announce a cooperation agreement, which provides for the joint activities of the two partners as part of the information partnership and informational support when IPOboard companies go public.
April 11, 2014. The Belarusian Innovation Fund and IPOboard, the trading system of the Moscow Stock Exchange for nonpublic innovative companies, sign an agreement on cooperation at the round table "Cooperation between Russia and Belarus in the field of venture business."