10 October 2006


October 10-11, 2006 within the framework of the Russian Venture Forum (St. Petersburg) the VII Russian Venture Fair, which is its key unit, will be held.

The Russian Venture Forum is the largest annual event in Russia for participants in the venture capital market and direct investment, which gathers a representative and interested audience of domestic and foreign business professionals working in Russia.

About 80 innovative companies of small and medium high-tech business and more than 150 investors - representatives of venture and direct investment funds, business angels, banking and other investment institutions will participate in the Forum. The preliminary number of Forum participants is more than 700 people.

The fair is a unique opportunity for small and medium-sized companies interested in attracting investments to develop their business, to present their project to the attention of investors operating in the market of direct and venture investments in Russia. OOO NPP Start is preparing to participate in the Venture Fair. Information materials about the company, its developments and development prospects for the fair catalog are being prepared. We invite all interested persons to visit the Venture Fair and personally communicate with the representatives of NPP Start.