IT Weekend Ukraine
The stars of techno space sphere, the IT-guru CERN, HP, Intel, IBM CERN, HP, Intel, IBM: and this all at IT Weekend Ukraine
September, 17, Kyiv, the 5th international conference IT Weekend Ukraine will take place organized by SoftServe. Participants of the conference will meet top-speakers of innovation sphere and commercial space exploration. They are awaited for technologic streams with leaders of IT-professionals of Ukrainian and worldwide companies and also summarizing of independent contest Ukrainian IT Awards.
Organizers of IT Weekend Ukraine, one of the biggest industry conference, are preparing the participants some pleasant surprises. This year “the raisins” of the event by SoftServe are the persons widely known in the world technologic industry but have not visited Ukraine yet.
The main stage will be given to Michael Kueppers who is leading the Science Ground segment of the Rosetta mission of European space agency and Naveen Jain, an entrepreneur and philanthropist, the owner and founder of such projects and companies as MoonExpress, BlueDot, Intelius and InfoSpace. The main theme of the stream will be the future that can be made by innovations and technologies used for the good of humanity.
The main technological streams of IT Weekend Ukraine promise to amaze listeners with exciting program and master-classes from the experts in the sphere of Software Development, UI/UX Design, Product Management, Future Technologies, Internet of Things. The reporters are the leading specialists of Intel, IBM, HP, Conseil Europeen pour la Recherche Nucleate (CERN) and other worldwide companies and international institutions. More than 30 experts from the USA, Germany, Spain, Israel, Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, Switzerland and Ukraine are taking part in the running of technological sessions.
IT Weekend Ukraine conference will finish with an award ceremony of the winners in the Ukrainian IT Awards contest. Independent expert jury will define the best of the best in 9 areas: Software Engineering, Software Architecture, Quality Assurance, Project Management, Cyber Security, Business Analysis, Product Management, UI Design and IT Education. Selection and appraisal of achievements will be done online in two steps and the winners are going to get personal invitation for IT Weekend Ukraine.
IT Weekend format is actively used by SoftServe for holding local educational activities. In 2016 this brand made first step out of the country: following IT Weekend in cities of Ukraine where the company has its representatives (Lviv, Ivan Frankivsk, Chernivtsy, Kharkiv, Dnipro and Kyiv) the conference assembled a wide audience in Wroclaw, Poland.
The peak of activity of the of IT Weekend in 2016 will be the international IT Weekend Ukraine conference and the fifth award ceremony Ukrainian IT Awards in Kyiv, which will be held on September, 17 in congress and exhibition center “Parkovyy” and awaiting for 1200 participants.