digitecmain2017The 13th annual international DigiTec Expo technological exhibition will be held on September 29-October 1, in Yerevan Expo Center.

This year the DigiTec is unprecedented by its number of participants both local and international as well as wide geography. About 150 participants and 70k visitors are expected to attend the DigiTec.
The participants of DigiTec will introduce the last trends of the sector, the innovations and job opportunities of the current market to the society. Business meetings, different competitions, forums, seminars and other meetings will also be held.

Among the participants of DigiTec 2017 such Armenian leading companies as Joomag, Ucom, Arpinet, VOLO, Zangi, Monitis, SFL, ArmSoft and others will be introduced.

DigiTec 2017 will host participants and delegations from Japan, China, India, Sweeden, Russia, USA, Canada and other countries. Among the international participants such companies as the Dahua Technology from China, Hitachi Construction Machinery Eurasia and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries from Japan, Ericsson from Sweeden, Jabra from Denmark and others will participate. The overall list of participants is being updated in digitec.am official website.

uiteiraqmeetingOn August 17, within the framework of the visit to Armenia the delegation of the Ministry of Communications of the Republic of Iraq met with the members of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE).

During the meeting UITE presented the Armenian IT sector developments, the programs implemented by the Union including the goals and success of the Armath Engineering Laboratory youth program.

The companies such as Ucom, IUNetworks, WEB, Niccoma, Freedom Development, Instigate Design, BetContrsuct have participated at the meeting and presented their experiences and products.

Considering the achievements of Armenian ICT sector, the Iraqi side has shown interest in collaboration in R&D, educational programs, security and e-Governance, as well as the export of Armenian IT solutions and investment opportunities.

EdgarfromSisian16 years old Edgar Poghosyan, a pupil of the Sisian High School 11th grade, has come up with an interesting initiative. He has developed an automated school ring system in the web platform. And now Edgar is waiting for his own product launch being held on 1st of September in his own school.

Edgar Poghosyan is attending the Armath Engineering Laboratory of Sisian High School. He has started to study programming in 2015 at the center for adults and later in 2016, after the opening of the Armath engineering laboratory by the Union of Information Technology Enterprises, he has moved and developed his skills there.

Artashes TumanyanThe Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) expands the borders of international cooperation by strengthening the IT industry ties with Iran.

His excellency Mr. Artashes Tumanyan, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Islamic Republic of Iran has visited the UITE office. During his visit, the current issues and prospects of cooperation for two countries’ IT sphere development have been discussed with the Executive Director of UITE Mr. Karen Vardanyan.
Considering the expertise and success of the Armath engineering laboratories project in both local and international levels, his excellency Mr. Artashes Tumanyan and the UITE Executive Director Mr. Karen Vardanyan have reached an arrangement to support educational programs. The parties have also initiated cooperation in ICT security.
Adhering to its strategy, the UITE continues its work on consistently supporting the Armenian organizations’ entering the international market.

sss2017resultsThe results of the Sevan Startup Summit 2017 eight-day informal meeting have been announced. The event was held for the second time and brought together more than 1,000 young and creative youth, industry professionals, venture organizations and IT-oriented participants.

Mr. Karen Vardanyan, the Executive director of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) who has also been a jury member, highly appreciates today's youth enthusiasm and creativity in IT, which will positively impact on the development of Armenia's economy.

Considering the role of the innovative ideas in the development of the IT sector as well as continually supporting the startup development, UITE provides privileged conditions for the Sevan Startup Summit winners to participate at the largest regional international exhibition DigiTec Expo 2017 being held at Yerevan Expo from September 29 to October 1.