Memorandum concluded between the UITE and the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of Artsakh

A memorandum on cooperation within the framework of ‘’Establishment of primary engineering education in the educational system of the Republic of Artsakh through ‘’Armath’’ engineering laboratories’’ program was signed between the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Artsakh, represented by Minister Narine Aghabalyan, and the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE), represented by Karen Vardanyan.

Taking into consideration the successful experience of more than 220 engineering labօratory-clubs operated in the educational system of Armenia and Artsakh by the UITE during 2013-2017 and the unprecedented demand for IT specialists in the global market, which will enable to perform a high volume of work and to attract investments in the IT sector, the parties will involve efforts to attract both state and non-governmental means in the educational system of Artsakh (including in all schools) for the implementation and operation of "Armath" engineering laboratories.

The 5th Annual Business Innovation International Forum Was Held

The 5th Annual Business Innovation International Forum under the slogan "STEP FORWARD INTO THE NEW REALITY" has been held on Nov.10-11, 2017. The two-day Forum is being implemented by the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) in Dilijan, Armenia. It claims to become the Armenian "Davos", where innovative and technological urgent issues are raised.

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During the two-day Business Innovation Forum interactive workshops have been organized where the Armenian and international experts discussed the perspectives and problems of digitization, research, ICT culture, innovation, intellectual property, IT security and technology education. The recommendations on the raised issues will be summarized and published in the near future.

DigiTec Expo 2017 hosted about 150 companies and 70k visitors

The largest regional DigiTec Expo 2017 has been highlighted by solid participation of international companies. DigiTec has united not only Armenian technological and innovation companies, but also a number of foreign companies and individuals.

The most awaited 3-day DigiTec 2017 technological exhibition held in Armenia has united over 150 participating companies and 70,000 visitors. The latest developments in the field of technology and achievements of the sector have been presented, as well as seminars, conferences, and other discussions have been held.

DigiCamp, Armath technological camps launched in Hanqavan

A tech summer awaits for teens in Armenia. Throughout the season, several summer tech camps offer Armenian kids and teens exceptional learning experiences in fun, dynamic and nurturing environments.

Currently, not one, but two summer camps are organized by Union of IT Enterprises (UITE) running from June 29 to July 8. Both camps offer tons of summer fun, along with some of the world’s best tech education.

DigiCamp and Armath summer camps are hosted at a camping resort in scenic Armenian countryside. Both camp experiences combine high quality tech classes with physical activity such as hiking in green mountains, crossing hillside brooks and visiting centuries-old monasteries with breathtaking architecture.

WCIT2019 official website has been launched, the official video has been presented

The 10th jubilee digitec Business Forum has launched on 9th of June, 2017. Alexander Yesayan, the President of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises which is the organizer of the event, delivered the opening remarks. Vahan Martirosyan, the Minister of the transportation, communication and information technologies welcomed the guests of the event and presented the welcome speech of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia. The Prime Minister particularly remarks: "The role of the DigiTec Business Forum being organizes since 2008 is exceedingly high. Its become a perfect platform for IT companies to participate in the development of Armenia's economy. This year we again hope to find "Smart solutions for smart businesses" at the event". The Prime Minister also highlighted the launch of the World Congress on Information Technologies in Armenia and mentioned that WCIT2019 is a great success for Armenia in terms of promoting the country's branding and positioning Armenia on the technological global map.

World Information Technology and Services Alliance chief to visit Armenia

Chairman of the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) will arrive in Armenia, within the framework of the DigiTec 2017 annual technology forum.

Aleksandr Yesayan, President of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) of Armenia, informed the aforementioned at a press conference on Wednesday.

Results of DigiCode programming contest already known

On February 11 Gyumri Technology Center hosted the annual DigiCode Applied Programming Youth Contest, initiated by the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) with the support of Ucom. The main goal of the contest is to encourage and develop algorithmic thinking of schoolchildren, turn them from game consumers into game designers, reveal talented children and provide opportunities for development of their creative abilities.

About 200 representatives participated in the Business Innovation Forum

The Business Innovation Forum was held on November 18-19, in Dilijan under the slogan “Armenia 20.18 – 2018: Armenia among 20 most innovative countries’’. It is one of the events with strategic importance of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE), which has already been held for the fourth consecutive year.

Armenia’s Armath engineering laboratories, Synergy and Localz awarded prizes at WCIT 2016

Armath engineering laboratories were awarded sustainable growth prize during the WITSA Global Excellence Award Ceremony.

The award-giving competition is traditionally held by the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) in six categories in the framework of the World Congress of Information Technology (WCIT).

Armenia’s Synergy and Lokalz companies also won in two out of seven categories of the WITSA Emerging Digital Solutions program held at the WCIT in Brazil.

124 companies and projects and about 60 000 visitors participated in DigiTec 2016

This year 124 companies and projects of the local and international market and about 60 000 visitors participated in the 12-th annual DigiTec technological exhibition.

Vahan Martirosyan- RA Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies, Karen Vardanyan - the Executive Director of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE)- the organizer of the exhibition, and Hayk Yesayan- the General Director of Ucom company – the platinum sponsor of DigiTec, delivered their welcome speeches at the official opening ceremony of DigiTec.

RA President Serzh Sargsyan, the Deputy Minister of Defense Davit Pakhchanyan and representatives of diplomatic structures, local and international organizations and missions, other guests also attended the official opening ceremony of DigiTec Expo.

The Guardian about Armenia's school pupil engineers

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More than 170 companies and 60.000 visitors expected to take part in DigiTec Expo

More than 170 companies will take part in the 12nd annual DigiTec Expo which is going to be held from September 30 to October 2 in Yerevan Expo center.

DigiTec Armenia: 130 companies and 40,000 visitors expected

The 11th DigiTec Expo will be held between October 2 and 4 in Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia.
The annual exhibition of technology is organized by the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE), and held under the auspices of the Prime Minister of Armenia.
UITE Executive Director Karen Vardanyan noted that this year’s DigiTec Expo has comprised a wider range of participation by Armenian companies.
He informed that they managed to include in the eleventh DigiTec the Armenian companies that already have significant achievements in the international market.

Technological clubs to be opened in 1,400 schools in Armenia

Technological clubs will be opened in 1,400 schools in Armenia over a period between 2015 and 2018 as part of 'One Company – One School' and 'Engineering Groups and Laboratories in Armenia's Schools' programs, Karen Vardanyan, the executive director of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE), told ARKA News Agency on Wednesday.
Vardanyan today took part in a UITE-initiated meeting of representatives of prominent Armenian IT companies with schoolchildren from Yerevan's engineering and robotics clubs in INSTIGATE education center.

Armenia to host world championship for What? Where? When? Intellectual game in 2016

In 2016, Armenia will be hosting the world championship for the “What? Where? When?” intellectual game. This is what RA Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan told journalists during an August 11 press conference, reports
“Armenia had submitted to the international association for the “What? Where? When?” game an application to host the world championship of the game in Armenia next year. We had appealed to the International Association of Clubs, and just a couple of days ago, we received a confirmation letter from President Kozlov of the Association stating that the chairmanship...

The results of DigiBusiness award are known

On 20th of June, as a closing ceremony of theDigiTec Business forum, an award ceremony organized by Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) took place for the first time. The DigiBusiness provides various nominations, and has been awarded to non-IT companies successfully applying IT solutions in their activities.The aim of the award is to encourage companies implement IT solutions and represent them to the public. Nominations and the award-winning companies of DigiBusiness award were as follows:
- The most innovative company of the year - “Ameriabank” CJSC.

8th annual DigiTec Business Forum launches in Yerevan

The 8th annual DigiTec Business forum has launched at Armenia Marriott hotel complex on June 19, 2015.
The two-day forum is held under the high patronage of the Prime Minister of Armenia and is organized by the Union of Information Technology Enterprises.
The Prime Minister of RA Hovik Abrahamyan, Minister of Economy Karen Chshmaritian, UITE president Aleksandr Yesayan, UITE Executive Director Karen Vardanyan and Deputy Director Hayk Chobanyan as well as other officials participated in the official opening ceremony of the forum.