The Third International Conference "Synergy: IT education and IT industry" will be held 17th December in Kyiv.
The conference goal is to create an efficient platform for dialogue and strategic cooperation between the heads of government officials, domestic and foreign universities and leading IT companies.
Among the objectives of the conference is a creation of mechanisms for identifying and solving recruiting problems of IT industry, in particular determination of compliance between skills level of graduates and market needs of the industry, increasing the interest of youth to IT area, process improvement in IT education.
In 2014, the event was attended by about 200 participants from government, educational and business community, including representatives of educational institutions from Georgia, Estonia, Lithuania and Poland, and this year is expected to have wider representation from all stakeholders.
The heads of leading IT universities from all Ukraine, managers and owners of the largest IT companies in Ukraine and Eastern Europe, representatives of government of Ukraine and other national and international experts in the field of IT education will participate this event.
The event will present the best international experience in IT education; promote better relations in this sphere and joint efforts between all participants of the educational process.
The results of the conference will be preparation of analytical materials about the current state of education in the IT sector in Ukraine, as well as recommendations of ways to improve the existing process of training specialists in IT field.