This idea of the Penza governor was supported by Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Sergey Tsyb, on Thursday, April 13, 2017.
Summarizing the first results of the IV Interregional Forum "InnoMed-2017", the head of the Penza region and the federal deputy minister voiced the intention to strengthen the cooperation of Russian regions in the field of biomedical technologies, the interaction between domestic manufacturers of products for health and medicines, to organize closer cooperation between industrialists and representatives of professional medical Community.
"Considering that Russia is growing in regions, it is important for us that at the level of the subjects of the federation we consider the key issues facing Russian industry today," - said Deputy Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Sergey Tsyb.
Ivan Belozertsev thanked representatives of federal ministries and departments, colleagues who came from other regions of Russia for their active participation in the Penza forum.
"For the Penza industry, holding a forum is a huge benefit - an opportunity to communicate, present our products and promote it on the Russian market. This is an opportunity to receive additional feedback from health professionals who use medical products in their work, directly at the surgical table. This will allow producers to take into account the remarks of doctors, improve medical products, " - the head of the Penza region said.
"It is important that the Federal Ministry of Industry and Trade contributes to the development of the Penza biomedical cluster - from 2012 to the present. More than 1 billion 100 million rubles have been allocated for support, "- Ivan Belozertsev continued.
"When we sign protocols of intent with well-known foreign companies that produce high-tech products, create joint ventures in Penza, we open up the prospect of additional jobs, mastering new technologies, increasing tax revenues to the budget. Thus, we are creating an opportunity to promote the Penza region not only in Russia, but also abroad, " - he concluded.
According to Sergei Tsyb, the forum InnoMed in Penza is one of the key events.
"We will continue to actively support and develop it, involving more and more regions and specialists in the medical field in this process. In order to have an effective platform for interaction between manufacturers, doctors, scientists, so that the development of the pharmaceutical and medical industry in Russia will receive additional impetus, including due to the regional opportunities that we saw today in Penza, " - concluded Sergei Tsyb.