brainlabslider16The first host of the evening was David Seda, the Marketing Vice President of American Calyx company. Calyx is a leading supplier of telecom infrastructure and software. Prior to this position, David Seda worked at Apple for 12 years as a Marketing Executive also served as a Director of Marketing and Sales for Cisco and Hewlett-Packard companies.

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The team composed of Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University and Fime Tech company today won the Minesweeper Robots contest, being awarded 600,000 AMD.

 “Five of us – mainly specialists in the area - worked on the robot. We gained 90 points during the contest: our robot didn’t explode on any mine,” member of the winning team, Harutyun Shmavonyan, told Armenian News – NEWS.am.

opengameucomuite Armenian Ucom telecom provider and the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) said they are receiving applications for the sixth annual Open Game championship for the design of computer and mobile games.

The aim of the championship is to promote development of gaming industry, creation of a new business environment and training of highly qualified specialists.

The championship is carried out in three phases, during which the participants present their computer and mobile games, and then with the help of a professional jury they elaborate them. The jury consists of heads of leading Armenian game designing companies.

mainmob040720016The Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) is acting with two initiatives aimed at combining the professional potential of the ICT community and increasing the combat readiness of the Armenian Army.

pressconf11032016Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) Executive Director Karen Vardanyan announced today that employees of Armenian IT companies couldn’t get US visas recently “due to subjective decisions of the Embassy employees, which harms regular work and development of the companies”.
He made this statement at the press conference that was also attended by Armenian-Canadian Macadamian CEO Sophie Mehrabyan and gg Co-Founder and Director Artashes Tovmasyan.