Expert Technologies Center

In operation since 1992

MAIN AREAS OF ACTIVITY

1. CONSULTING

· Implementation of independent expert appraisals in the following areas: management, business, economy, engineering, medical insurance, higher and secondary education. The chief of the Center (Expert Technologies Center) is the Chairman for Consulting/Methodical Advice to the Russian Expert League.

· Computer based information and technological support of expert technologies.

· Project business plan development, analysis of activity and financial stability of firms: The Centerís staff has 3-years experience in this area as advisers with one of the world leaders in consulting ( ďErnst & YoungĒ ).

· Execution of investment competitions: The Center developed a unique technique for capital rationing. In 1993 the Center managed the largest Russian competition of financing proposals for the Ministry of Fuel and Power of the Russian Federation (more than 7000 expert estimations were treated). The Center developed a unique technique for investment risk expert rating as well.

· Realization of the tender, solution of the administrative tasks for rational resource allocation: The Center became the main organization which sponsored a two-day seminar for the Moscow Government on Feb. 12-13, 1998. The seminar dealt with modern technologies of carrying out tenders. The Center prepared the main report, computer slide-films and business game plan.

· Financial markets prediction and demand (statistical and expert prognosis), statistical arrays processing: The Center developed the unique technology of expert prediction of stock market parameters.

· Creation of estimation systems according to criteria and requirements of the customer (with usage of statistical and expert methods) for investment competitions, tenders, accreditations, and similar operations.

· Developing professional analytic ratings: The Center made the first multi-criteria rating of Russian computer companies. Experts of the Center participated in development of a technique for rating Russian industrial firms, which was custom-made for The World Bank by an integrated group of employees of the companies "Dun & Bradstreet" and "Ernst & Young".

· Priority determination for solutions based on a firmís choice of development strategy.

 

2. DEVELOPMENT and SALES of NEW TYPES of SYSTEMS - AUTOMATED SYSTEMS FOR EXPERT ESTIMATION

Automated systems of expert estimation (ASEE) provides technological, computer and information support for carrying out expert technology, economic efficiency evaluation of the firmís activity and other consulting operations commissioned by the Center.

The systems are developed for IBM PC compatible computers.

ASEE " PROJECT CHOICE ".

This system supports such stages of expertise as preliminary selection (sampling) of the projects, degree of backup rating and project classification, multi-criteria estimation of projects, definition of outcomes of collective expertise, rating of reliability and coordination of expert opinions.

The system has databases of the projects and experts, which can be customized.

ASEE "INVESTMENT COMPETITION".

In this system the specificity of expertise in the field of investment projects is taken into account.

ASEE "FINANCING PRIORITY".

In this system, along with the definition of competitiveness of production and comparative priority, the task of rational resource allocation is decided.

ASEE "INVESTOR".

This system allows express estimation of metrics of integral economic benefit such as NPV, payback period, internal rate of return and others according to the UNIDO methodical guidelines.

This system requires less input data than "Alt-Invest", "ProjectExpert" and "Comfar" systems; with comparable accuracy on account of integral metrics.

System can be used for business plan development.

ASEE "ACCREDITATION".

This system contains information and software necessary for certification or accreditation of the companies and establishments of any fields of activity. It can be used as an expert workstation. Allows the user to realize a concept "class of accreditation". Allows the user to create and work with necessary databases. Contains subsystems for: multi-criteria estimation, definition of the class of accreditation, automatic filling of the acts and maps of accreditation, generation of the reports, auto-detection of company "bottlenecks".

OUR CLIENTS

∑ Joint venture "PROFCOMPEKSYM" (Production and implementation of prepared foods for the hotel business).

∑ DESIGN OFFICE OF NONBORE ROD PUMPS (Equipment for an oil recovery).

∑ ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT AND MARKET.

∑ FEDERAL And TYUMEN FUNDS of BUSINESS SUPPORT.

∑ THE MOSCOW REGIONAL COMMISSION for the LICENSING of software, ACCREDITATION And SENIOR MANAGEMENT of public health SERVICES for the MOSCOW AREA.

∑ RESEARCH CENTER for the PROBLEMS of QUALITY IMPROVEMENT of EXPERTíS PREPARATION of a HIGH SCHOOL.

∑ THE MINISTRY of SCIENCE of the Russian Federation.

∑ THE MINISTRY of FUEL And POWER of the Russian Federation.

∑ THE MINISTRY of INDUSTRY of the Russian Federation.

∑ PROMSTROYBANK ASSOCIATION of RUSSIA.

∑ Numbers of banks within the Moscow region.

∑ ENGLISH MARKETING COMPANY " STRATEGIC MARKETING "

∑ THE RUSSIAN COMPUTER UNION

∑ THE MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL TENDER CENTER