Nordgold Supported Startup Tour CreativeTECH Contest in Yakutia

April 24, 2023

Nordgold, a gold mining company, became a special regional partner of the Yakutsk stage of the All-Russian Startup Tour 2023 contest.

“We are glad to support initiatives that enhance the social and economic well-being of the region where we operate. Yakutia has a high scientific, educational, and creative potential. Events like the Skolkovo Foundation Startup Tour unleash this potential to the maximum. Nordgold has a history of actively collaborating with junior companies and startups in our core areas, giving them the opportunity to implement their solutions into real production processes. And, of course, we are open to working with innovative startups from Yakutia, which are becoming more professional and numerous thanks to this and other initiatives"

Stanislav AfoninProject Manager of the Innovation Implementation Department of Transformation and Business System Development of Nordgold

Nordgold actively seeks to collaborate with small, innovative companies to find solutions that improve, modernize, and reduce costs at every stage of the production cycle, from geology to gold sales. The company is interested in implementing technologies that improve the efficiency of geological exploration and mining, beneficiation and metallurgical processes, reduce its carbon footprint, develop alternative energy, and improve internal processes, including risk management. To learn more and apply, visit the Innovations section of the company's official website.

About Nordgold

Nordgold is a gold producer with operations and prospective projects in Russia, Kazakhstan, Guinea, and Burkina Faso. Founded in 2007, the company has established itself as a global leader in building high quality large-scale gold mining operations, and demonstrated its commitment to sustainability, environmental responsibility, and local community support. The company employs approximately 8,000 people.

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