The Innovation Center «Skolkovo» - a modern scientific and technological complex for the development and commercialization of new technologies. Science City will provide special economic conditions for companies operating in priority sectors of Russia's economic modernization: nuclear technology, telecommunications and space, energy efficiency, a medical technician. Significant place in the «Skolkovo» set aside a cluster of information and computer technology. The company «Computer Vision Systems» deserves special attention of the expert panel of the Fund «Skolkovo» and entered the IT-Cluster Science City project with a gesture recognition system.


LANIT – “LAboratory of New Information Technologies” – a leading multibusiness group of IT-companies in Russia and CIS. Today LANIT is Russia’s largest system integrator and a key partner of more than two hundred major global producers of hard- and software solutions in the field of High-tech. The companies of the group provide a full package of IT services, the number of which steadily increases due to developing advanced and most required technologies and solutions.
The group includes 41 regional branches, subsidiary companies, resource and training centers in Russia, CIS and Canada.

The Software Engineering Chair of St. Petersburg State University is a fast-developing department that trains specialists in such areas as programming for OS and compilers, system integration, developing information systems, programming for real-time systems (including embedded ones), software reengineering, and data encryption.
 IT Research Institute of St. Petersburg State University is involved in conducting fundamental and applied research in the areas of software engineering and IT, dispersing knowledge and introducing effective programming methods into the industry, as well as carrying out science-intensive software development projects.

«Lanit-Tercom» - is one of the leading Russian software and hardware development company, one of the originators of the Russian IT-industry with more than 20 years of successful operation on the IT-market. The starting point in the development of computer vision systems become a deep researches of scientists-developers of the company «Lanit-Tercom» together with the Department of system programming of the St. Petersburg state University.