Corporations as innovators. Has the time for venture come?

JULIA HALL, October 16, 10:00 — 11:00

Large business uses a wide range of innovation development instruments. The global industry of corporate venture capital funds shows a rapid growth. Today, the three fourths of Fortune 100 corporations are active players in the venture capital market while two years ago their share hardly reached the half. Russian corporations have yet started to take the path of corporate venture funds as this instrument is a novelty to them so far.
What are the parameters of the global corporate venture capital market? How do international business leaders approach the creation and management of corporate venture funds? How do Russian companies see an integration of venture capital financing instruments?