Weekly Trendletter 2024 – 10 (04.05)

Date: 09.04.2024

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Korea-Russia Science and Technology Cooperation Center strives to provide timely and up-to-date Russian science and technology information and to cooperate with both countries in science and technology.

As part of this effort, we publish weekly science and technology trends on science, technology and innovation in Russia.

We pick the relevant articles, summarize it and add context, so it makes more than just translation. We hope, that such materials will provide the best insights on Russian ST&I for you.


R&D Trends

  • Rosatom begun testing the first facility of the energy complex with a closed nuclear fuel cycle
  •  Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences will spend 20 billion rubles on designing an electron-positron collider
  • “Resurs-P” № 4 Earth remote sensing satellite for high-detail photography has been put into orbit


Technology trends

  • Development of hybrid communication networks in Russia
  • Rosatom has received new orders for floating nuclear power plants: construction of at least two power units in Primorye by 2030, conclusion of 15 additional contracts
  • Rosatom plans to launch a hydrogen plant on Sakhalin by 2029


Policy trends

  • Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin instructed to work out the issue of additional support for high-tech startups in the amount of 1 billion rubles


International Cooperation

  • Innopolis University and Indonesia’s National Research and Innovation Agency BRIN have signed a cooperation agreement
  • 75 countries took part in the International Atomic Forum “Atomexpo-2024” – a record number in recent years


HR in Science and Technology 

  • Rosatom has opened a recruitment of interns to work on scientific projects in the field of future energy, new materials and medicine
  • Sirius has announced a competition for grants for scientific research in the amount of 850 million rubles


Industry insights

  • Trends in the digital transformation of industry in Russia: what is the difference with global trends?
  • The main trends of the IT market in Russia: overview of the market and forecasts for 2024