JSC “Concern “Morinsis-Agat” took part in discussion of the prospects for the development of marine robotics in Skolkovo

The prospects for the development of marine robotics

At the forum “Open Innovations” held in Skolkovo on October 26-28, 2016, the representatives of JSC “Concern “Morinsis-Agat” spoke about prospects for marine robotics development for the next 10-20 years.

The Concern demonstrated its achievements in the development of an integrated maritime robotic system in the National Technology Initiative showroom together with other corporate participants of the MariNet Working Group.

The most advanced marine technologies were discussed by the participants of the forum “Open Innovation” during the session – open discussion “UMS of tomorrow: on transport, in mining and in fishing industry”. The representative of JSC “Concern “Morinsis-Agat” Y.Moshnyakov talked about the possibility of maritime robotics application for maritime infrastructure facilities service, including offshore oil and gas constructions. S. Maximov from the “Tranzas” company raised a question of unmanned navigation and A.Gorlov from the Russian Academy of Sciences Institute of Oceanology spoke about the increased autonomy drones application possibilities based on renewable ocean energy sources. The discussion was moderated by A. Pinsky, the Deputy Head of the MariNet Working Group.

Also within a framework of the forum dedicated to innovative technologies, innovation support instruments and the ecosystem changes, an extended meeting of the Working Group MariNet was held. It addressed the new priority projects in the field of maritime high technology, implemented in the framework of STI, as well as issues of cooperation between the Working Group and the Innovation Funding agency, OJSC “RVC” and the Fund “Talent and success”. The meeting was chaired by S.Generalov and attended by leaders and experts from the leading industry organizations: the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Federal State Unitary Enterprise “Krylov State Research Center”, the Institute “Maritime Academy”, the Admiral Makarov State university of Maritime and Inland Shipping, the “Tranzas” company, the engineering and technical center “ScanEx”, JSC “Concern “Morinsis-Agat”, JSC “United Shipbuilding Corporation” and other companies, universities and research centers of the industry as well as the Innovation Funding agency, the Fund “Skolkovo” and the Agency for Strategic initiatives.