The prize "Golden Chip" has been held since 2004. The results are summed up at the international exhibition on electronics, components, equipment, technologies "ChipEXPO".

For fifteen years, the Golden Chip Award has become the main instrument of public professional expertise of developments and projects in electronics and has established itself as a serious industry event supported by Deputies of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, the Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship of Moscow, the Rostek Group, SC Rosatom. JSC "RosElectronics", the program "Work in Russia", the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The guilds of exhibition and fair organizations of Moscow and the largest enterprises of the industry. The purpose of the Golden Chip Prize is to contribute to the revival of the public and political importance of the domestic electronic industry, the return of its former authority, the preservation of the historical continuity of generations, and the motivation for meaningful results.