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MIT Skoltech Initiative Event, December 15, 2014
Russian-American Research Symposium: Past, Present & Future

The Symposium marks the three-year anniversary of the MIT-Skoltech partnership.

MIT Skoltech Initiative News, July 24, 2014
Creating university-based entrepreneurial ecosystems

A recent benchmark report conducted by Dr. Ruth Graham under the guidance of Prof. Charles L. Cooney and José Estabil.

Press Release, Sept 24, 2013
Innovation Workshop 2013 - Tinker. Reason. Experiment. Innovate.

Students from MIT and Russia’s Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology explore what it takes to turn problems into opportunities for innovation.

Workshop, Russian Federation, Sept 23-27, 2013
Innovation Ecosystem Ideas Lab

Skoltech and the MIT Skoltech Initiative invite applications for an Ideas Lab to develop innovative approaches to an innovation ecosystem.

Press Release, August 5, 2013
Fall 2013 Professor Lineup Announced

Read about the Professors teaching during the Fall 2013 Semester

Press Release, July 25, 2012
2013 MISTI Summer Internships

MIT Students intern at top companies in Russia

Panel Discussion, Moscow, May 28, 2013
Innovations: Choosing the Right Problem and Moving the Solution from University to Company to Market

Skoltech and the MIT Skoltech Initiative host a panel at Startup Village on how universities can foster innovative student ideas.

Panel Discussion, Silicon Valley, March 28, 2013
Global Partnerships: MIT-Skoltech Collaboration

Skoltech and the MIT Skoltech Initiative present panel on translational research at 10th annual Global Technology Symposium.

Graduate Information Sessions at MIT, November 7, 2012
Have you defined your post-grad path?

Explore science and entrepreneurship in Russia

Press Release, August 22, 2012
Skoltech’s Innovation Workshop Underway at MIT

Participants plunged into Information and Energy Technologies

Press Release, August 6, 2012
Ringing in Skoltechs First Classes

Pres. Crawley kicks off the first 4-week intensive course called the MIT Skoltech Innovation Workshop 2012

Three Research Center Finalists to be Announced

Results of the proposal process will be available following the Cape Cod Proposal Reviewing Event

Press Release, June 7, 2012
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology Made a Pivotal Step in Forming Its Inaugural Class

21 students selected to enter Master's program

MISTI Announces MIT-Russia Seed Fund

Initiative funds research collaborations as part of MISTI's Global Seeds Funds

Press Release, May 24, 2012
Russian Students, Participants of RUSNANO Projects, Explore Western Entrepreneurship Practices

Bootcamp helps students understand science and entrepreneurship practices outside of Russia

Press Release, May 9, 2012
Skoltech Research Center selection process moves to next stage

Thirteen research teams are invited to submit full proposals by June 1, 2012

Press Release, April 10, 2012
Scientists Worldwide Step up to Define Skoltech Research Centerss

Selection process for research center proposals underway

Save the Date

2nd Skoltech Research Center Proposer’s Conference July 9-10, 2012

Exciting new IAP opportunity in Russia this January

MIT student trip to St. Petersburg, Moscow, and Kazan from January 14-21, 2012

Skolkovo Foundation and MIT to collaborate on developing the Skolkovo Institute of
Science and Technology

Graduate research university part of new innovation center outside Moscow