The Moscow Technology Incubation Program (MTIP) was developed under the auspices of Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin and is geared toward the creation of productive environment and support mechanisms for the cultivation of new innovative companies. The program is also meant to provide for a significant growth in the number of fundable startups taking their roots in the city of Moscow.
The first accelerator that serves this purpose, API Moscow is located at the Red October complex (Moscow, Bersenevsky per., 2, str. 1)
The accelerator is based on the “kill fast or grow fast” principle, when highly concentrated resources are provided for the startups in order to quickly decide whether or not they are worth continued support.
API Moscow will host IT startups offering novel
API Moscow will host IT startups offering novel business solutions based on innovative technology. The future plans of the Program include other accelerator platforms focused on a variety of technical areas (neurobiotics, biofarming, etc.).
The Program’s statutes, regulations for the selection of partners and the members of the Board will be announced shortly.
Accredited business incubators, accelerators and investment firms working with the Moscow Technology Incubator Program will be awarded the status of Program Partners, which entitles them to the following benefits:
Partners final selection results of the Moscow Technology Incubator Program can be found here.
Basic requirements for prospective partners can be found here.
Please follow the link for the application requirements and application form.
MTIP is designed to create a favorable environment for the development of tech companies. The first accelerator, API Moscow will open its doors in the summer of 2013.
API Moscow will offer educational programs, consultations, meetings with industry leaders angel investors and VCs, as well as the opportunity
to work in a stimulating environment alongside other ambitious and promising entrepreneurs.
Moscow Innovation Development Center
Tel.: +7 (495) 225-92-52