Acting general director of Technopark “Idea” Oleg Ibragimov was elected to the EBN Board of Directors
Acting general director of Technopark “Idea” Oleg Ibragimov became a member of the Board of Directors of the European of Business & Innovation Centre Network. Voting of the members of the Board was held yesterday, on the 7th of June 2018, in Luxembourg within the framework of the XXVII EBN Annual Congress, which is taking place from 6 to 8 June, 2018. 8 members have been elected together with Oleg Ibragimov - representatives of Belgium, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, etc.
The XXVII EBN Annual Congress is dedicated to three main areas (industry 4.0, space, growth strategies and assistance in developing on an industrial scale), which include keynote speeches, round tables, seminars and presentations. The event brought together a community of experts in various sectors, including representatives of business incubators, start-up entrepreneurs and large corporations.
The European Business & Innovation Centre Network (EBN) is a non-profit association. It was established in Brussels in 1984 by the European Committee and the European Industrial leaders. Nowadays, it includes over 150 business and innovation centres of 30 countries of the world. In 2010, Technopark “Idea” was the first Russian technopark, which became a full member of the European Network. In 2013, Technopark of Novosibirsk Akademgorodok and Krasnoyarsk Regional Innovation and Technology Business Incubator (KRITBI) became full members of EBN with the participation of Technopark “Idea”. In January 2015, with the assistance of “Idea” Technopark of Yugra became the full member of the European Business and Innovation Centre Network.
In 2014, for the first time the representative of Russia - the General Director of Technopark “Idea” Sergey Yushko was elected to the EBN Board of Directors.