UITE history


The Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) was established on May 6, 2000 by 6 founders: Cedit (Brience), Migma, Algorithm Service, Link, Armenian Software and Arminco, and was registered on July 14, 2000 as a Union of business legal entities.

 


Since its foundation UITE has executed the following projects and events:
 

Name of the project/ events

Duration

Donor

 Public Advocacy and PR Campaign for the Copyright Draft Law Adoption

 October 2013- April 2014 

UITE, EDMC, Intellectual Property Agency of the RA, Minisrty of Economy of the RA

Monitoring and improvement of tenders and state procurement processes in the field of technology2012USAID/Counterpart int. Armenian

State policy and legal environment improvement in the field of E-commerce

October 2011 –February 2012USAID/Counterpart int. Armenian

OpenGame Contest

2011  to presentUITE, OrangeArmenia

Custom and Tax Legislation improvements through creation of a Public-Private Partnership body

September 2009-March 2010

USAID/CASP

Custom Legislation Improvement Project

November 2008-April 2009

USAID/MAAC

Implementation of Start-up Business support program in Shirak region

October-December 2008

UNDP

Tax legislation improvements for computers' write-off

June-November 2008

USAID/CDPF

ArmRobotics 

2008 to present

UITE, VivaCell - MTS

ICT Leaders meeting without ties

2008 to present

UITE


DigiTec Business Forum 


2008 to present


UITE, RA Government


Armenian High Tech Portal


Ongoing, started at 01/04/07


USAID, CAPS

Intellectual Property Rights Protection Campaign

01 June, 2007-30 November, 2007

USAID/CPI/CASP/CDPF

Localization and promotion of Mozilla Firefox Open Source Internet Browser and Thunderbird E-mail client, Grant N 14263

2006

OSI ASSISTANCE FOUNDATION 

DigiTec ICT/HighTech annual international Expo

2005 present

UITE, RA Government

Localization and promotion of Mozilla Firefox Open Source Internet Browser and Thunderbird E-mail client, Grant N14263

2005

OSI ASSISTANCE FOUNDATION 

Localize both for WINDOWS and LINUX Open Office 1.1, Grant N 135714

2004

OSI ASSISTANCE FOUNDATION

High Tech Community Development in Armenia, development of first vertical industry portal of Armenia Development Gateway, creation of siliconarmenia.com sours of information

2003-2004

Armenian High Tech Council of Armenia

Organization of programming contest and summer school

2002

Enterprises Incubator Foundation and Foreign Financing projects Management Center of The Ministry Finance And Economy

Development of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises in Armenia GRANT N YOO-5141

01 September, 2000 -30 June, 2001

EURASIA FOUNDATION

Equipment Grants

2000

International Executive Service Corps- Armenia Representative