05/20/2021 (Thu) from 19-00 to 20.30 (CET time)
Format: 45 min - master class + 45 min - open dialogue with startups (questions / pitches).
Master class topic: "IP protection for startups"
Kendrick White - founder of Marchmont Capital Partners, worked as an advisor to the rector of Nizhny Novgorod State University. N.I. Lobachevsky, assisting the Ministry of Science and Education of the Russian Federation, in the development of a new program of the National Technology Initiative "Universities 3.0" to modernize national policy in the field of technology transfer and protection of intellectual property, Vice-Rector for Innovation. Over the past 25 years, he has worked to develop a unique know-how in the commercialization of early stage investment projects in Russia. Former Director of the EBRD Regional Venture Fund for Central Russia (Central Russia Regional Venture Fund).
Roman Tyan - Managing Partner of NRG Ventures
Andrey Taburinsky - General Partner of NRG Ventures Venture Fund
About NRG Ventures
An international venture capital fund with a target size of $ 70 million, investing in early stage technology startups with Russian-speaking co-founders. The foundation was founded by Roman Tyan and Andrey Taburinsky. Roman is the founder of Tyan.Digital, ex-investment director at FortRoss Ventures ($ 110m) with deals at Uber, eToro, Lending Home and others, over 7 years in venture capital and over 5 years in IT entrepreneurship. Andrey is the founder of venture capital studios - Around.Capital, former vice president of Mail.ru.
The fund invests in b2b and b2c startups in various areas of Mobility, Transportation, Logistics, AI, EdTech, Robotics and other stages of seed / late seed, helping to enter the US market.
The fund helps startups:
- find the right co-investors and structure the deal
- find the first international b2b clients
- to form the right team for active growth
- help with international business development
- relocation in the USA and EU
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