«CVS» selected as Top 10 Finalist for Plug and Play Russia

26 October 2011

On October, 13, 2011 in Moscow the Russian representative office of US business-incubator Plug and Play has selected five candidates that will become the first residents. The contest, headed by Saeed Amidi, the founder and CEO of Plug and Play Tech Center.

Our company represented to the committee the innovative solution ViEye - a passive gesture recognition system, which allows someone to control devices and enter data using simple gestures. Vladimir Ufnarovsky, CEO and Katherine Chizhova, Development Director, were held the presentation. «CVS» and nine other finalists selected by expert judges. Our solution is an innovative, forward-looking and has no analogue. Previously, the project was highly appreciated by experts of the Skolkovo Innovation Centre and was included in the Skolkovo IT-cluster.

Unfortunately, the tender committee was mainly focused on projects related to implementation in the Internet sphere. So, our solution ViEye was not included into the top five of Plug & Play Russia. However, participation in this event has brought many positive results - an exchange of experiences with colleagues from the IT industry, new ideas, and new business contacts.