28 jun 2018
Russia

PRESENTATION OF THE RUSSIAN SKOLKOVO FOUNDATION TODAY AT CEOE’S HEADQUARTERS

The Head of CEOE’s President’s Cabinet and Director of the International and Institutional Relations Department, Narciso Casado Martín, participated in the event.
Presentation of Skolkovo Foundation at CEOE
Presentation of Skolkovo Foundation at CEOE — ©CEOE

The Head of the President’s Cabinet and Director of the International and Institutional Relations Department, Narciso Casado, participated today in a conference at CEOE’s HQ to present the Skolkovo Foundation, the Russian Silicon Valley, as well as to analyse the possibilities for developing the Spanish-Russian business cooperation. Other meeting participants included the trade delegate for the Russian Federation in Spain, Galina Kurochkina; the director general of International Support at Fulcrum, Alfonso Fernández-Rangel; the director of the Centre for Innovative Technologies for Retail at the Skolkovo Foundation, Olga Strelova; and the coordinator of the ICEX’s Invest in Spain Community Programs, Eduardo Sánchez. The representatives of the Skolkovo Foundation were accompanied during the event by an ample representation of companies from Russia’s innovation sector (ICTs).

The Head of the President’s Cabinet and Director of the International and Institutional Relations Department, Narciso Casado, highlighted the excellent relationship that CEOE maintains with the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the Russian Federation, within the framework of our membership to the IOE. He also recalled that, last year, CEOE had the opportunity to participate in the Spain-Russia Council, within the framework of the Mixed Intergovernmental Commission of the governments of the respective countries.