Analytical Department on Science & Technology Development
The department, a division of Skoltech engaged in organizing and conducting analytical work and research in the field of science and technology policy, is preparing proposals for instruments and mechanisms of development of Russian science and technology. This department is drawing conclusions by analyzing global practices and taking into account the peculiarities of the Russian Federation. The department supports Skoltech through interaction with public authorities in making decisions in the field of science and technology policy in Russia: it monitors the trends and directions of development in world science, technology, and is interacting with the Russian diaspora scientists on tools and mechanisms to reform Russian science.
The key areas of analytical and research activities of the department
science and technology policy priorities in the context of economic modernization
governance of the system of Russian science
organizational changes in Russian science
new mechanisms of interaction between science and industry
forming industrial technological priorities for creating competitive market
problems of international scientific and technological cooperation
international experience and approaches to ensuring technological sovereignty
regional aspects of science and technology policy