Nomination Rostelecom


Rostelecom expects to find and launch pilots with developers of the best solutions for a smart city and home, improving security, digitalizing the industry, improving the quality of data collection and analytics, remote provision of services, entertainment, and leisure.

285 applications for participation are accepted.

The final event will be held on November 20 at GoTech Arena.


Who can apply?

Mostly interested in solutions in the following areas:

  • Digital industry and economics: solution and equipment for wired networks and data centers; industrial Internet of things; M2M and connected things.
  • Smart transport, home and city: autonomous systems; IoT, connected cars, drones; geoinformation technologies; digitalization of public services.
  • Security: biometrics; remote identification; computer vision; cybersecurity.
  • Data collection and analysis: distributed ledger technologies (DLT); Big Data, AI, machine learning; photonics technology.
  • Entertainment and leisure of the future: AR / VR; OTT video; cybersport.
  • Remote provision of services: telemedicine; remote education.


  • Availability of MVP ready for sale
  • Technological competitive advantages
  • Formed team
  • Ready for scaling
  • The company's expected turnover is at least $ 5 million a year in 3-5 years
  • Complementarity of the business strategy and development directions of Rostelecom


  • Send an application for the GoTech by October 15 and tick off on participation in the nomination.
  • 10 finalists will be invited to a meeting with Rostelecom experts at the GoTech ARENA forum on November 20, 2018 (including a Startup ticket to the forum).
  • Winners will be awarded at the end of the meetings.
Nomination Rostelecom


The selected companies will conduct a pilot project with Rostelecom, which will enable them to start cooperation on the following scenarios:

  • Rostelecom "Customer": contract for the purchase of products / services and / or startup technology.
  • Rostelecom "Business Partner": provision of infrastructure and capacity; access to the technological platform for launching the product; access to the client base of Rostelecom.
  • Rostelecom "Venture investor": investment at the scaling stage.
  • Rostelecom "Buyer" (M&A): direct investments in the capital with the future repayment of business when achieving KPI; Integration of business into processes and products of Rostelecom.

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