Overall objectives of the project are:

1) Developing and submitting international project related to KymiRing’s international automotive service concepts (focus on Russia)

2) Strengthening Kymiring’s and Kymenlaakso region’s automotive and motorsport educational and business partnerships in Finland and in Russia

3) To create innovative strategic solution models for cooperation between Finnish and international partners, in particularly those operating in Russia, in the Race4Scale project.


  • Mapping of Russian and Finnish educational and business partners in the automotive and motorsport ecosystem
  • Arranging  workshops to potential partners and KymiRing actors for creating common objectives
  • Creating model for international multidisciplinary project cooperation
  • Developing and submitting international project application


  • List of partners interested in the international project consortium
  • Common goals of partners for the future development project
  • Innovative international cooperation model for Finnish and Russian automotive and motorsport ecosystem
  • International project application

More information

Project Manager
Mikhail Nemilentsev
+358 (0)40 630 7620

Research Manager
Ari Lindeman
+358 (0)44 702 8225

Project Worker
Nicole Kahila
+358 (0)44  702 8564



Moottoriurheilun ja autoteollisuuden kansainväliset kehittämiskumppanuudet

1 September 2018 – 30 June 2019

Project partners

Lead partner: South-East Finland University of Applied Sciences, Xamk

Focus areas: Digital economy


Total budget: € 32760

XAMK part of the total budget: € 32760

Financiers and main source of funding: The Regional Council of Kymenlaakso AIKO -funding - Kymenlaakson liiton Alueelliset innovaatiot ja kokeilut (AIKO) -rahoitus