The Office of Knowledge and Innovation develops and deepens cooperation between Qatar and Russia in the field of innovations and technologies, contributing the achievement of sustainable development goals and economic prosperity.

The Office is:

  • – The main contact for acquainting Qatari and Russian companies with technological focus and investment potential of Qatar and Russia.
  • – A rocket for high-tech companies taking the first steps to enter the Qatar and Russian markets.
  • – Establishing business contacts and beneficial cooperation for developers of innovative technologies.
  • – A business consultant for the adoption of Qatari and Russian products to Qatari and Russian markets.
  • – Providing mentoring support for startups: successful pitch session and business missions.
  • – Helping to gain international expertise in the innovative ecosystem of Qatar and Russia.

Innovation Ecosystem

  •  – Innovation Ecosystem of Qatar.
  •  – Innovation Ecosystem of Russia.
  •  – The Office:
    • – establishes connections between main innovation and technology ecosystem stakeholders from Russia and Qatar.
    • – unites relevant companies.
    • – opens business opportunities and expands cooperation in the field of high-technology and innovation.

Services for Startups and SME

  • – Acquainting Innovation Ecosystem of Qatar and Russia through soft-landing programs.
  •  – Establish contacts with business and Institutions for Development.
  •  – Gain international expertise of project from leading business experts and structured go-to-market plan.
  •  – Acceleration of business in Qatar and Russia for companies aspiring to work on each other’s markets.
  •  – Be informed and participate in industry demo days, pitch sessions, business missions and acceleration programs.
  •  – Advise on the possibilities of attracting financing and investments.

Services for Industrial companies

  •  – Acceleration of business in Qatar and Russia for companies aspiring to work on each other’s markets.
  •  – Call for innovation: scouting startups according to technology direction and further acceleration.
  •  – Organization of industry events: Demo days, webinars, panel discussions.
  •  – Organization of business-missions for Qatari and Russian businessmen to both countries with well prepared meeting schedule.
  •  – Creating opportunities for joint R&D centers and joint technologies.


HSE University Official meeting

On 25 March 2021, the official meeting with professors and admissions of HSE University took place in renewed Campus of Higher School of Economics University at Pokrovsky Boulevard. Two Secretaries of the Embassy of the State of Qatar and QRCC managers met with representatives of…