International Award for Innovative Fintech, Blockchain, Web 3.0, and Artificial Intelligence Solutions
The founder of the initiative is the Association of Financial Market Participants, also known as the Non-Commercial Partnership for Financial Market Development RTS.
Supported by PJSC SPB Exchange.
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Maximum number of participating projects

Web 3.0
Artificial Intelligence

Project Areas:

Applications have been submitted



Award Objectives

Facilitating the development of innovative technologies and products
Modernization of financial market ecosystems
Fostering the growth of financial markets in the EAEU countries
Assisting with global scaling of high-tech projects
The opportunity to test the work of technological solutions from the participants of the Award in the real companies of the NP RTS Association

Finalists' Prizes and Benefits

10 million rubles

Total prize fund.
Exhibition of the best projects

Finalists will be able to personally present their ideas and projects to members of the "NP RTS" Association and investors.


Legal entities and individuals are eligible to participate.
Participation is free of charge.

It is necessary for participants in every category to provide a project presentation that aligns with the award they intend to compete for.

Award winners

Projects at the idea stage

Speech Up
Artificial intelligence to prepare for public appearances
Platform for transforming the approach to neural networks and their quick search
Robot avatar for implementing tasks in dangerous and unhealthy conditions

Projects at MVP stage

Revenue Generation Projects

Award finalists

Projects at the idea stage

Neural network of NOC conferences
Digital ecosystem in the educational program

Projects at MVP stage

Revenue Generation Projects

Zero Block
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Tilda Publishing
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A project application is submitted by a representative who is 18 to 25 years old. There is an idea and a description of the technological solution
Projects at the idea stage
Projects should have a minimum viable product, service, or feature set available for testing
Projects at MVP stage
Projects of registered companies with annual revenue of no more than 800 million. The organizing committee conducts a preliminary analysis of all project submissions.
Revenue Generation Projects

How to participate


By June 18th

Evaluation by the Jury

The evaluation of submitted projects will be carried out by the jury, who will select the best projects in each category based on the presentation (without any communication with the participants).


June 23rd

Demo Day

45 award finalists in each category make an offline or online presentation in front of the jury, who will determine the winners.

Project evaluation criteria:

  • relevance,
  • the expected outcomes of its implementation,
  • team perfomance,
  • potential for growth.


June 28th

Award Ceremony

The 45 finalists will personally participate in the exhibition and award ceremony. Venue: Moscow City. The organizers cover all travel and accommodation expenses for the out-of-town finalists.


By May 20th

You apply

Submit a completed questionnaire, project presentation, and any necessary documents upon request from the organizers.
By May 25th

We check the data

  • questionnaire, age of participants,
  • registration and company's revenue,
  • presentation.
By June 2nd

You get involved

You participate in the kick-off event and prepare your project presentation.t


Innovative partner


  • Andrey Andrianov
    Deputy General Director of Financial Literacy Development Association
  • Beslan Visambiev
    Director of the Innovation Department at the Sheikh Zayed Foundation
  • Seregey Vasiliev

    Entrepreneur, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Russian Investment Funds Group

  • Maxim Volkov
    Deputy General Director for Development of International Projects in DeFi and FinTech at SPB Exchange PJSC, Managing Director of NP RTS
  • Anatoly Gavrilenko
    Chairman of Expert Council for Financial Literacy in Non-Credit Financial Institutions at Bank of Russia, Chairman of the Supervisory Committee of the Association for Financial Literacy Development (AFLD)
  • Roman Goryunov
    CEO of SPB Exchange PJSC, President of the NP RTS Partnership Association

  • Anton Graborov
    Head of Digital Business Unit, Member of the Alpha-Capital Management Board
  • Dhzuraeva Natalia
    Founder of GET INVESTOR platform. Former Director of Corporate Finance at the head office of «Svyaznoy Chain» LLC. Awarded Best Expert by the StartHub.Moscow-2021 program of the Moscow Agency of Innovations.
  • Renata George
    Head of innovative hub of PJSC «Moscow Credit Bank» and venture platform IZBA, founder of VC Academy
  • Sergey Zolotarev
    Head of JSC "Octan-Broker"
  • Vladimir Zotov
    Chief Operating Officer of the Treasury Department at UBRR Bank PJSC and a Member of the Board of Directors of the Non-Profit Association RTS.
  • Ilya Ivakhin
    Venture Partner of Izba Corporate Ventures Fund of ICB Bank
    Business Partner at the Innovation Hub of PJSC Credit Bank of Moscow
  • Elizaveta Kalenchuk
    Head of the Innovation Ecosystem Collaboration Division at Kaspersky Lab.
  • Kairat Kaliev
    Leader of Central Asian community of venture capitalists
  • Vladislav Kochetkov
    President and Chairman of the Management Board of Finam Financial Group
  • Anna Kuznetsova

    Deputy Chairman of the Board of JSC «Rosselkhozbank», Independent Director of the rating agency RA Expert, Head of the Remuneration and Human Resourses Committee, Head of Financial Market Infrastructure Department of HSE Research Institute, professor

  • Angela Litvinova

    Deputy Director for Entrepreneurship and Innovation of the Higher School of Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship RUDN

  • Yana Leonova
    Cofounder of London Blockchain Foundation, PhD in Economics, mentor, Ex-Deputy General Manager in private office of Sheikh Saker Al Qasimi (the ruling family of Sharjah Emirate, UAE))
  • Alexey Markov
    Business angel, resident of Venture Capital Clubs named Syndicate and Angelsdeck, Candidate of Economic Sciences
  • Anna Morozova
    Business Angel, Co-founder of Syndicate, a Russian Venture Capital Club
  • Pavel Novikov
    Head of Skolkovo Fintech Hub
  • Elena Privalova
    Head of Technology Transfer Center and Venture Boutique GTH.Global, lecturer at HSE (Higher School of Economics)
  • Pavel Prigolovko
    Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer
  • Evgeniy Serdyukov
    First Deputy General Director of SPC Exchange PJSC
  • Lubov Simonova
    Business Angel, head of the Project Office «Development of Technologies» in the Business Development Unit of PJSC «Rostelekom», former Investment Manager in FPR CPR, former Head of Business Strategy and Development Department of FG «Finam» and Project Manager eHouse Holding, was a leading expert at Almaz Capital Partners, headed the Fund’s Internet direction in Russia/CIS
  • Vyacheslav Turpanov
    Business angel, Founder of a Startup and Investor Community "Razvedka", Co-founder of the community “Prosto VC”
  • Tatyana Chernysh
    Chairman of the Board of Directors of «А2-AUDIT» LLC
  • Oleg Chikhladze
    Director of Brokerage Business “BCS Investment World”

About the organizers

The founder of the award is The Association of Financial Market Participants, "Non-Commercial Partnership for Financial Market Development RTS" (NP RTS), which unites:

  • about 50 professional participants of the Russian financial market,
  • the multifunctional information system of the OTC market, RTS Board,
  • investment system "Voskhod",
  • SPB Exchange and its infrastructural organizations,
  • magazine about financial markets Financial One,
  • Portal for improving financial literacy,
The coorganizer of the award is PJSC SPB Exchange, the largest organizer of trading in international securities on the Russian financial market, provides private investors with access to a diverse range of investment instruments.
Project Manager

Phone (WhApp): +7 (911) 164-81-39
Telegram: @aa_event

Anastasia Alshina