28-30 November 2018




Innovations for healthy longevity

In the context of St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum food security of the future was discussed. According to the moderator of the meeting, the regional coordinator of the "Leaders Club" in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region Vyacheslav Traktovenko, the trend of the decade is the creation of smart cities. Is it possible to create an innovative city in St. Petersburg, where modern smart city technologies are used? What developments of domestic companies will help the Northern capital become a competitive megacity? These questions were answered by participants in the discussion "Petersburg 2035 - an innovative and technological city of the future".

Olga Orlova, Chairman of the Committee on Innovation and Technology Implementation of the ITMO University, spoke about the goals and objectives of the National Technology Initiative and the FoodNet platform. He noted that a roadmap is being developed for the development and introduction of the newest food technologies.

Chairman of the Board of the Galaktika Group Igor Du presented the company's project for testing and quality control of products. Together with X5 Retail Group, it is planned to implement the idea of ​​checking products and goods using the blocking system. In particular, with the help of a special application, the consumer will be able to receive all the necessary information on the production and delivery of goods to the sales network using the barcode printed on the packaging. Such a system can replace an electronic veterinary certificate, the costs several times greater. According to Igor Du, in October 2017, an agreement is planned to be signed between the government of the Leningrad region, the company "Galaktika" and X5 Retail Group on the introduction of technology in the region.

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