THE FEDERAL SERVICE
FOR MILITARY-TECHNICAL COOPERATION
(FSMTC OF RUSSIA)
on the progress of holding of the competition
for the National Prize «Golden Idea»
FSMTC of Russia completed reception of works from the nominees of the National Prize «Golden Idea» in 2017.
The record number of requests (118) over the years of holding of the competition was received from the military-technical cooperation affiliated entities, enterprises-developers and producers of the military-purpose products, their composite authors, separate workmen, as well as publishing houses and mass media, which cover military-technical cooperation of Russia with foreign states. The geography of the participants is also extensive; the requests are received from all the regions of the country, including the Far East, Siberia, the Urals, the Volga region, Tatarstan and central Russia. Most of the candidates are represented in the nominations: «For success in the area of production of the military-purpose products, introduction of advanced technologies and innovative solutions» (33) and «Young talents» for achievements in the area of military-technical cooperation, development and production of samples of arms and military equipment (28).
The Award winners will be determined according to the results of 2016 by the Organizing Committee, which includes the representatives of the Board of the Military-Technical Commission of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Defence of Russia, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia, FSMTC of Russia, «Roscosmos» State Corporation, State Corporation «Rostec», Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Association «League of Assistance for Defence Enterprises», as well as the sponsors of the Prize: JSC «Rosoboronexport», JSC Gazprombank, Insurance Company «Independent insurance group» ltd., PAO Sberbank.
The information partners of the «Golden Idea» this year shall be ITAR-TASS and «United industrial edition» Ltd.
The solemn ceremony of rewarding of the prize winners of the National Prize «Golden Idea» will be held in «Patriot» Congress-Exhibition Centre on December 21, 2017.
Date of publication: 13.12.2017