Since 2007, “Rospatent” and Federal Institute of Industrial Property (FIIP) select annually 100 best inventions of the year. Main goals are as follows: promotion of inventions, development of intellectual activities market, attraction of investments in the field of innovations, increased competitiveness of home-grown developments on domestic and international market, broad involvement of scientists, inventors, engineers and workers in solving the actual economic problems of the Russian Federation by means of inventions and their subsequent implementation.
Annual contest gathered 37210 inventions patented in 2019. Among the best acknowledged inventions one must highlight the joint research paper by JSC SSTC and N.G. Kuznetsov Naval Academy – “Method for estimation of material destructiveness upon acoustic-emission check of friction of solid, liquid and gaseous bodies”.