Administration of Tomsk region on Friday signed a letter of intent with JSC "Information Satellite Systems" Reshetnev " (ISS, Zheleznogorsk, Krasnoyarsk region) to establish a Tomsk Special Economic Zone (SEZ) production microelectronic components, told reporters on Friday the governor of the region Victor Kress.
The protocol was signed during the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum.
"They (ASCs) need Russian innovation, especially for the defense industry, they need Russian element base. We agreed that we will create a joint venture with software "Contour" and register it in the SEZ for production in the first place, element base, "- said the governor.
He said that the detailed agreement will be signed at the Innovation Forum in Tomsk at the end of May.
ISS Academician MF Reshetnev — one of the leading enterprises in the Russian space industry. Has the technology of creating full-space systems from design to satellite control in all orbits — from low circular to geostationary.
Tomsk special economic zone built on two plots with a total area of 207 hectares. The number of residents is 56 companies. The main areas of activity are the information and communication technology, electronic technology, technology of new materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology, medical technology, advanced technology petrochemicals, the development of catalysts and materials with special properties.