Innovations

The main indicators of innovation activity in the Karaganda region Innovative grants of "NATD" JSC are issued in 16 priority areas JSC "National Agency for Technological Development" was created to assist in ensuring the coordination of innovation development processes and the provision of state support measures. NATD is included in the structure of Baiterek National Managing Holding JSC Innovative grants of Science Fund Science Fund is a subsidiary of the Science Committee of the MES of RK and was established to assist subjects of scientific and (or) scientific and technical activities in the implementation of commercialization projects that meet the needs of the real economy Catalog of innovative projects of the Karaganda region

The main indicators of innovation activity in the Karaganda region

Indicator201520162017
Volume of innovative products 18 442,5 mln. KZT 31 327,2 mln. KZT 32 048 mln. KZT
Export volume of innovative products 9 502,4 mln. KZT 19 028,9 mln. KZT 16 722,3 mln. KZT
Internal and external R & D expeditures 5 544,0 mln. KZT 5 881,5 mln. KZT 4 969,0 mln. KZT
Internal and external R & D expeditures 216 238 257

This year for the development of the innovative potential of the region, the promotion of innovative projects and the provision of comprehensive assistance to their initiators, a Regional Innovation Office (ROI) was established at “SEC Saryarka” JSC.

In order to promote innovative projects, ROI assists in the preparation of materials for submitting applications for grant financing competitions.

One of the most effective instruments of state support is the innovation grants provided by the National Agency for Technological Development (“NATD” JSC) and the Science Fund.

Innovative grants of "NATD" JSC are issued in 16 priority areas:

  1. Advanced technologies of search, extraction, transportation and processing of mineral and hydrocarbon raw materials;
  2. Advanced technologies in the mining and smelting complex;
  3. Advanced technologies in the agro-industrial complex, food industry and agrochemistry;
  4. Progressive technologies in the pharmaceutical industry, medical industry, biotechnology, bioengineering, genetic engineering;
  5. Advanced technologies of chemistry and petrochemistry;
  6. Advanced engineering technology, including the use of new materials;
  7. Alternative energy, renewable energy sources;
  8. Energy efficiency technologies;
  9. Infocommunication technologies;
  10. Advanced technologies in light industry;
  11. Advanced technologies in the furniture and woodworking industry;
  12. Advanced technologies in construction, including the use of new materials;
  13.  Advanced technologies in the packaging industry;
  14. Robotics;
  15. Nano and space technologies;
  16. Energy.

JSC "National Agency for Technological Development" was created to assist in ensuring the coordination of innovation development processes and the provision of state support measures. NATD is included in the structure of Baiterek National Managing Holding JSC.

Innovative grant for technology commercialization

The purpose of the grant: the introduction (use) of the results of scientific and (or) scientific and technical activities in its own production, aimed at obtaining a positive economic effect.

Project requirements:

- development (introduction / use of the results of scientific and (or) scientific and technical activities) at the final stage of implementation (not an idea);

- focus on obtaining a positive effect.

Financing conditions:

50% of the applicant's own funds / 50% of the grant funds, but not more than 200 million tenge.

The grant is issued for the following types of work:

  1. the creation of an industrial prototype;
  2. testing of a prototype in real production conditions;
  3. development of design and estimate documentation;
  4. development of industrial design products;
  5. protection of intellectual property created during the sale of the product (services of third parties and payment of state fees);
  6. consulting and engineering support of the project - specialized services of a technical, technological nature;
  7. marketing activities;
  8. qualification testing of a test batch of products by organizations supervising safety, health and environmental protection with the identification of product defects and (or) the need to improve it;
  9. obtaining permits in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan on permits and notifications.

An innovative grant for technology commercialization covers the following costs:

1) purchase of equipment, including transportation, tax liabilities and customs duties;

2) the acquisition of materials, raw materials and components to create an industrial prototype;

3) payment for works and (or) services performed by third parties and (or) co-contractors.

Innovative grant for technological development of enterprises

The purpose of the grant: The solution of technological problems of enterprises through technology transfer.

Projectrequirements:

- focus on the technological development of the production enterprise, in other words, the transfer of a working technology that solves the technological problem of a particular enterprise;

- transfer of advanced and (or) modern technology;

- presence of fact of industrial application (implemented somewhere), or high readiness for use (having passed pilot tests);

- mainly focus on the use of domestic raw materials;

- focus on the production of products with export potential and (or) increase in labor productivity.

Financingconditions:

50% of the applicant's own funds / 50% of the grant funds, but not more than 400 million tenge, of which 70% for the purchase of a license agreement; 50% for the purchase of equipment.

Legal entities may apply for a TRP grant if they meet the following criteria:

- resident of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

- implementation of commercial activities in the declared industry for at least 3 (three) years;

- availability of engineering staff with the necessary level of qualification;

- the total annual income of the applicant for the last 3 (three) years is not less than the full cost of the project;

- lack of affiliation with the owner of the technology and technology license.

The following criteria are established for the implemented technologies:

- aimed at the technological development of the production enterprise;

- be not lower than the level of advanced and (or) modern, mainly focused on the use of domestic raw materials;

- to have a fact of industrial use, or a high degree of readiness for use (having passed pilot tests);

- aimed at the production of products with export potential and (or) increase in labor productivity.

Innovative grants of Science Fund Science Fund is a subsidiary of the Science Committee of the MES of RK and was established to assist subjects of scientific and (or) scientific and technical activities in the implementation of commercialization projects that meet the needs of the real economy.

Commercialization grant

The grant is issued for the following 44 priority sectors of the economy:

1) Food production;

2) Malt production;

3) Production of mineral waters and other soft drinks;

4) Manufacture of textiles;

5) Manufacture of wearing apparel;

6) Production of leather and related products;

7) Manufacture of wood and cork products, except furniture;

8) Manufacture of articles of straw and materials for weaving;

9) Manufacture of paper and paper products;

10) Printing and playback of recorded materials;

11) Production of coke and refined products;

12) Production of chemical products;

13) Production of basic pharmaceutical products and preparations;

14) Manufacture of rubber and plastic products;

15) Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products;

16) Metallurgical industry;

17) Production of finished metal products except machinery and equipment;

18) Manufacture of computers, electronic and optical products;

19) Manufacture of electrical equipment;

20) Manufacture of machinery and equipment not elsewhere classified;

21) Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers;

22) Manufacture of other vehicles;

23) Furniture manufacture;

24) Manufacture of other finished products;

25) Repair and installation of machinery and equipment;

26) Collection, treatment and disposal of waste; recycling;

27) Technical tests and analyzes;

28) Packaging;

29) Construction

30) Digital technologies (3D-printing; online trading; mobile banking; digital services, including in healthcare and education)

31) Automation

32) Robotization

33) Artificial Intelligence

34) Sharing Big Data

35) Geological exploration

36) Complex processing of raw materials

37) Safe, clean and efficient energy

38) Health care

39) Biotechnology

40) New materials and technologies

41) Ecology

42) Atomic industry

43) Tourism

44) Space technology

45) Agro-industrial complex

The grant is issued on the following conditions:

The grant is provided for the introduction of its own developments, with the aim of bringing to the market new or improved products, processes or services and generating income.

Projects must be implemented in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Expenditures to be financed:

1) PH of the project team;

2) Purchase of necessary equipment;

3) Preparation of industrial premises;

4) Acquisition of raw materials and components;

5) Payment for services of third parties;

6) Rental of industrial premises and equipment;

7) Costs of product promotion;

8) Tax liabilities.

The maximum amount of funding is 300 million tenge. There is no mandatory co-financing requirement. But projects with their own funds will have an advantage when considering and determining the winner.

The term of the project should not exceed 36 months.

The project team should not exceed 7 people.

The project team must necessarily include a commercialization specialist or with practical business development experience.

Project team members should not participate in more than 2 projects.

All application materials are completed and sent via the electronic application system at www.e-cloud.asia

Catalog of innovative projects of the Karaganda region

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