Moldova ICT Summit 2017

 

March 30, 2017

Be great together.

 

 

Main Room

   
       
9:00 - 9:30 Registration 
       
9:30 - 11:00

OPENING CEREMONY 

 

 

SESSION I. ICT Ecosystem Development Strategy

 

Speakers:

Pavel FILIP, Prime Minister of Republic of Moldova

Avasant, Moldova in the global ICT Framework

Vitalie TARLEV, Deputy Minister of ICT, Internal evolutions and objectives

H.E. James D. PETTIT, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova

H.E. Signe BURGSTALLER, Swedish Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova

Irina STRAJESCU, President of the National Association of the ICT Companies

Nadiya VASILIEVA, Microsoft GM Hub Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine

 

 

SESSION I. The Lean Workshop

 

The Lean Startup Methodology
Daria NEPRIAKHINA, Founder at Ideahackers, Lean expert in Rockstart Launchtrack and Smart Energy Accelerator Programs

   
11.00

Protocol Photo, Press Briefing

   
11:00 - 11:30    Break
       
 

ICT4Development

 

Hotspot Area

ICT4Education

 

Imaginarium Room 

ICT4Startups

 

Frontend Room

       
11:30 - 13:30

SESSION II. Moldova's Competitive Development Steps

 

Growing IT business in Moldova, hacks & tips, Vasile NEDELCIUC, Founder and Chairman of ICS Endava SRL – a subsidiary of ENDAVA GROUP LTD, Alexei GUTAGA, Founder of several startups, including Hailatara

 

Oracle Strategies for a Modern Business, Marius VASILE, Sr. Territory Sales Manager – Romania & Moldova, Oracle Romania 

 

Innovation Enabling Ecosystem in Georgia, Irakli KASHIBADZE, CEO Future Laboratory

 

StarNet IT Park project - Digital City Ciprian POSTARU, CEO Digital City

SESSION II. Skills developing programs

 

Presentation of the first Internet of Things Lab in Moldova Sergiy POPLAVSKY, Microsoft Ukraine

 

Digital transformation; Risk or Opportunity for the Workforce? Nikos IANNOU, Strategic Initiatives Lead, Workforce Development Programme, EMEA Oracle

 

How UNDP plans to promote collaborative innovation for SMEs on the basis of the UNDP’s Business Innovation Lab, Dumitru VASILESCU, Project Manager, UNDP Moldova

 

Tekwill Academy Programs, Ana CHIRITA, Senior Project Coordinator, Tekwill; Olesea VIERU, Skills and Partnerships Development Manager, Tekwill

 

Launch of Brain Basket Program, Illia ONYSCHENKO, Head of Project Office, Brain Basket

SESSION II. Global Trends

 

Eastern Europe our secret sauce benefit and disadvantages Rune SOVNDAHL, CEO, Fantastic Services

 

Securing your business through the death of global trends,
Victor NAPPE, Godfather of Internet cash, curently CEO CloudJacket Cyber Security

       
13:30 - 14:00     Lunch
       
14:00-15:30

SESSION III. Blockchain. Government Innovations

 

Center of Competence of blockchain technologies in Moldova Dumitru CIORBA, PhD, Associate Professor, Technical University of Moldova

 

Blockchain - a story of tomorrow or a reality of today, Maciej JEDRZEJCZYK, IBM Government Industry Solution Architect | IBM Certified Architect

 

Importance of Digital Trust in Digital Economy - IBM Point of View on Blockchain, Maciej JEDRZEJCZYK, IBM Government Industry Solution Architect | IBM Certified Architect

 

Visionary - Decentralised World. The future of the decentralized world, Lasha ANTADZE, Author of the decentralised auction project

 

The first blockchain project in Moldova – Fleet Management system for UN offices, Mariana GURGHIS, UNDP; Veaceslav CUNEV, CEO Deeplace

 

The project: «Truecode – the national blockchain-based anti- counterfeit system», Veaceslav CUNEV, CEO Deeplace

 

 

SESSION III. Tech Future Education

 

An Introduction to 3D Printing
Josef DUNNE, Champion Prints 3D stories

 

How Augmented reality can be used in education Alex STIRBU, Bully Chisinau

 

 

How modern technologies can make education more efficient, accessible and better
Dionisie NIPOMICI, Harvard Student

 

 

 

Game for youth to learn ICT, Doru CUROSU, Codifun

 

SESSION III. Inspiring Tech Success Stories

 

Scaling up after product market fit
Quincy CARROLL, CPO (Chief Product Officer) Ellation

 

Industrial revolution 2.0 AI and automation what to expect Rune SOVNDAHL, CEO, Fantastic Services

 

How moldovan startups can find business angel investors, Pavel ZINGAN, Owner Zingan TV, Allmoldova

 

       
15:30 - 16:00   Break
       
16:00 - 17:30

SESSION IV: Blockchain. Innovations in Government

 

The project «First decentralised Auction 3.0 system in Ukraine. Shelf. NetworkLasha Antadze, Visionary - Decentralised World», Lasha ANTADZE, Visionary - Decentralised World

 

Lightweight, flexible full stack system for transactional banks, Pavel KRAVCHENKO, PhD information security, Distributed Lab, Founder

 

 

Blockchain Securities as a major expansion of capital markets, Alex GAPAK, Product Owner, Ambisafe

 

The project «Blockchain voting system», Andrey POSTARU, PhD, Associate Professor, Technical University of Moldova

 

The project: «Winetest – first blockchain wine testing system», Veacelav Cunev, CEO Deeplace

 

 

SESSION IV: STEM Education

 

National Program for STEM Education, John O'Sullivan

 

Educational robotics for 21st century skills and promoting interest towards STEM, ChristinaTODOROVA, Educational Robotics Coordinator European Software Institute - Center Eastern Europe

 

Women in STEM

 Rockstart Answers Chisinau

       
18:30 - 20:00

After Party (by registration only)

After Party (by registration only)

After Party (by registration only)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Under the patronage of

Organized by

Hosted by

  • Tekwill

Partners

DEVELOPMENT

  • USAID
  • Sverige
  • Agentia Austriaca

BUSINESS

  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • Ellation
  • Rockstart
  • Tenerlab

MEDIA

  • MoldStreet