Head of press service

of PC "HC "Biotechnopark",

Erdman Ksenia Viktorovna


Phone: +7 (383) 243-60-04

20 facts about Openbio


1. Russia's first large-scale multi-format event that brings together science, business, government and people interested in the development of life sciences. 



2. Status of the Event of the year of Science, EU-Russia, in All-Russia Festival of Science (Photo: Vladimir Nikonov, Minister of Education, Science and Innovation Policy of the Novosibirsk Region)



3. A major International Conference of Young Researchers in the field of biotechnology, virology and molecular biology in the Novosibirsk region




4. Simultaneous work on three platforms: State Research Center "Vector", a business incubator and BioTechnopark Koltsovo (center of e-beam technologies)




5. Participants in the Conference – 70 young scientists from Novosibirsk, SFD, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Kazakhstan, Belarus and Ukraine, the USA. 37 scientists, whose abstracts were selected, made presentations at the scientific conference.




6. 3 world-renowned scientists read the introductory lecture for each section



7. Among the nine winners of the Conference of Young Researchers: 
4 scientists - from the "Vector" 
2 scientists - from the Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine SB RAS, 
one winner from each - the Scientific-Research Institute of Pure Biochemicals; 
Zelenograd Innovation and Technology Center, JSC; 
the Scientific-Research Institute of Influenza, Ministry of Healtcare, the RF



8. The two-day program for adults and children



9. More than 400 guests and participants at three sites



10. More than 20 experts at discussion platforms, including the Skolkovo, RVC and regional authorities (photo: Ruslan Altayev, head of "Medical devices, IT and healthcare",  Skolkovo)



11. 9 months of preparations for the event (photo: Nicholai Krasnikov, the Mayor of Koltsovo)



12. Nearly 12 hours of continuous work in the scientific and business programs, exhibitions of companies included in the regional biopharmaceutical cluster.



13. The simultaneous presence of 23 Doctoral Candidates and 17 Doctors of Art. (photo: Andrey Bekarev, candidate of economic sciences (Ph.D.), chairman of the board "MC" BioTechnopark Koltsovo" and GC SFM)



14. 70 pictures under the microscope and 3D models of biological objects within the  exhibition "Aesthetics of microcosm"



15. The first Forum of Young Researchers for children from 9 to 15 years, including presentations of scientific reports



16. 12 hours of mounting and demounting of the site



17. 700 pairs of shoe covers used up



18. 77.4 kg. of food eaten during the cocktail reception



19. 16 volunteers on the platform helped organizers and participants



20. The area of free communications Openbio became an annual event, we are waiting for you in 2015!