14 companies from Skolkovo Innovation Center will take part in GITEX Technology Week, which will take place in Dubai, UAE on 8 - 12 October 2017. It is one of the largest international IT exhibitions that brings together over 150,000 participants from 97 countries, including 4,500 hi-tech startups, top business leaders, tech visionaries and international investors.
“The IT market in the UAE is expected to reach $6bn by 2019. It is definitely fast growing and promising market for hi-tech companies. If we consider Dubai as a regional hub and commercial capital for the Middle East, north Africa and beyond the significant of the regional IT market is obvious. Therefore we are bringing top 14 companies from Skolkovo portfolio to GITEX. At GITEX last year number of our companies established offices and partnership. We expect to strengthen our cooperation and receive demand especially in such industry sectors as oil and gas, finance, retail and cybersecurity.”
Skolkovo companies are joining GITEX aside with Russian Export Center and will be presented at booths Z-01A, Z-01B in Sheikh Rashid Hall. The full list of Skolovo companies is the following:
Cloud-based lighting control solutions for B2B market. Main advantages of the platform are scalability, flexibility and reliability. They believe that the next generation of control systems for lighting can offer much more than just saving energy.
New generation of the multimedia video walls. A technology based on an Interpolation screen which effects an optical transformation of digital video to a quasi-analog pixelles picture with blinking attenuation and with no side light influence and multichannel couteraperture acoustic systems which perform 3D natural surround sound with uniform sound scene throughout the room, regardless of the listener's position to the source of the sound
Integrated B2B solutions based on IIoT, RTLS, wearable devices for business and industrial safety systems. The solutions are aimed at increasing efficiency, ensuring the security of objects and cargo and providing on the job safety. The modular architecture allows creating solutions that meet the tasks and requirements of specific industries, such as oil and gas industry, manufacturing, construction, logistics and warehouses, retail and many others.
Enterprise mobility content collaboration product - WorksPad. WorksPad is the secure enterprise mobile workplace with all-in-one approach to enterprise mobility. File Sync and Share with file editing, corporate e-mailing, contacts, calendar, intranet and internet secure browsing and more in one application. BYOD concept implementation in one product simpler than ever
System for anomalies detection, IT incidents and security by events and traffic using modern techniques. The solution uses its own unique solutions, advanced real-time correlation, AI (Artificial Intelligence), ML (Machine Learning) and network traffic inspection
The company provides a solution for data loss prevention and insider threat security, SIEM system and worktime control system. SearchInform DLP is featured in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention. Experts of Gartner noted the system’s capabilities of incident investigation and detailed analysis of user behavior. More than 1700 companies in 12 countries worldwide implemented the system.
Queue Management System DAMASK is a state-of-the-art software and hardware system for organizing the servicing and distribution of visitors in commercial and public institutions.
JSC «Svetofor Group»
WEB service and mobile application for adaptive theoretical training of drivers of all categories of vehicles, taking into account their individual psycho-physiological characteristics, and ordering and monitoring practical training sessions on the training car on-line.
Wireless hardware &software platform for IoT with various applications to smart home, smart city, smart agro, M2M, etc. One of the innovative applications is the stand-alone wireless electronic locks for hotels, rent apartments, corporate facilities with the online and mobile access control management.
Qrator Labs is the new leader in DDoS attack mitigation. Innovative network filtering solution, that helps mid-market and enterprise organizations proactively, reliably and affordably protect their websites from the most deadly, sophisticated DDoS attacks.
Software-as-a-service platform for financial institutions: banks, MFIs. Credit conveyer, integrations with online payment services, governmental databases, collection, API allows companies to maintain scalable solutions and focus on customer-oriented business-model
LLC «Market Music Technology»
Market Player is a platform that uses artificial intelligence and computer vision for analyzing visitors’ data in retail store to deliver targeted ads audio & video content.
Market Player - advanced real time marketing and broadcasting platform that helps retailers boost sales by 16% on average and at the same time cut broadcasting costs by almost 60%.
System ESMO allows real-time implementation of automated/robotic screening of human health in a single electronic information exchange environment.
Health screening is carried out for 70 seconds at the Terminal; it allows selecting among apparently healthy individuals those who have deviations for medical reasons and those who do not have.
As preparation for the business mission, Skolkovo Foundation’s International Cooperation Department has organized a practical seminar for companies joining GITEX titled: “UAE Market: Opportunities for Russian Companies”. The seminar was designed to help Skolkovo IT startups to get acquainted with the Emirati business market and the GITEX opportunities offered to its participants. The seminar featured Mr. Eugene Golotsan, Development Director, Russian Emirati Business Council; Mr. Alexey Busev, CEO, Incona; and Mr. Kamran Mehdiyev, Managing Partner, Profex- official partner of GITEX in CIS.
About the Skolkovo Foundation
The Skolkovo Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in September 2010 by the Russian government with the objective of accelerating Russia’s transformation from a resource-intensive to an innovation-based economy. To achieve this objective, the Foundation is overseeing the creation of the Skolkovo Innovation Center, composed of more than 1,700 high-tech startups, Skolkovo Technopark, the Skolkovo Institute of Technology (Skoltech) - a new graduate research University established in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology - and Skolkovo city, located near Moscow. Together, these entities establish a vibrant ecosystem of technology innovation and entrepreneurship. The cumulative revenue of Skolkovo’s startups reached $2,2 billion. They brought in more than $186 million in investment, creating 22,100 jobs and filing over 1,100 patent applications along the way. By 2020 over 2 million square meters of residential and office space will be built in Skolkovo with 35,000 people working daily in the Innovation Center. For more information: http://www.sk.ru/en