The government of the Tyumen region implements policy aimed at support of scientific-technical and innovation activities, creation and development of a single complex of science and industry.
Innovation policy of the Tyumen region is a complex of measures aimed at creation of conditions for development of innovation activities and effective economy, rise in living standards of population.
Tasks of innovation policy:
- development of innovation infrastructure;
- assistance to implementation of innovative projects and developments;
- attracting investments to high-tech sphere;
- improving an innovation culture of the region.
Regional program of development of scientific and innovative sphere includes various measures of financial, property, consulting support of innovation projects.
Since 2009, the Tyumen Technopark acts. Its activity is aimed at creation of new technologies in such branches, as mining and processing of oil and gas, construction, engineering, medicine, ecology, information technology, agriculture.
The Technopark's managers are assisted companies in the preparation of the business plan, in legal and accounting issues, provides training, hold meetings with investors, organises exhibitions and presentations to promote products.
A large part of the Tyumen innovations are aimed at improving the efficiency technological and managerial processes in the sphere of oil and gas: specialized equipment, software, ecological and construction technologies. Some innovative products go for exported. Scales of introduction of innovation developments in the sphere of information technologies and intelligent systems are expanding.
The Tyumen region is one of the strongest regions in the national rankings of innovative activity. In recent year, positive dynamics of development of high-tech companies is observed.