Conference on Science Fiction Literature

Recently, a Conference on Science Fiction Literature organized by the All-Ukrainian Association of Science Fiction Fans took place in Kyiv. The conference was held on September 26–29, 2013, in the Scientific and Technical Library of NTUU “KPI”. This gathering is a traditional annual event, which consistently attracts thousands of fans of the science fiction genre.

AMD Alumni Association

In brief, main idea of the association is as follows:

  1. Association legal status
  1. Association mission and purpose
  1. Funding of the association
  1. Organizing something akin to business incubators

IX International Workshop-Training on Applications of computer and software engineering ACSE'13

                The workshop devoted to the topic of computer and software engineering finished its work. The workshop took place at the Scientific and Technical Library of the NTUU “KPI” on 17–20 September. It is the ninth workshop organized and held by the Applied Mathematics Faculty of the NTUU “KPI”. This year, among a number of others topics, the following ones were discussed:

  • software with high reliability requirements;
  • a professional view on the job of a software tester;
  • a path from an IT-student to an IT-engineer.

Department’s 40th Anniversary

The official part will start at 14:00, on November 9 2013, at the Center of Culture and Arts of NTUU “KPI.” We invite all the alumni to celebrate!

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During May 15–17, Faculty of Applied Mathematics held T. A. Taran XIII International Scientific Conference “Intelligent Analysis of Information’2013.”

The history of the Conference goes back to 2001 when the workshop of the same name, organized with combined efforts of the department staff and Russian Association for Artificial Intelligence, took place. In 2003, workshop proceedings started being published. Therefore, by 2005 the workshop had been transformed into the full-fledged international conference.

GL INNOVATE Chat with Senior Vice President of LinkedIn

Next week (June 11), a unique event is held in Kyiv. An informal meeting with investor, IT entrepreneur, technological expert Deep Nishar takes place. In his own time, he worked for Google and LinkedIn (currently holds the position of Senior Vice President of the company), and also created several companies of his own.

Discussion refers to the problems of social networking, mobile technologies, startups, creation of personal IT projects and collaboration with existent ones. All interested are welcome. Participation is free of charge. However, prior registration is highly recommended.

See link for details.

Летняя практика для студентов 3-5 курсов от ABBYY

По материалам

Внедренческий центр по продуктам 1С компании ABBYY Украина приглашает студентов 3-5 курсов на прохождение летней практики.

По результатам возможна оплачиваемая стажировка, частичная занятость и последующее трудоустройство после окончания обучения.

Компания ABBYY Украина, один из старейших партнеров 1С в Украине, предлагает молодым специалистам познакомиться поближе с программными продуктами 1С:Предприятие 8 и сделать первые шаги на пути к выбору будущей профессии.

Admission to the Yandex School of Data Analysis

From April 10 to May 20, 2013, new admission to the Yandex School of Data Analysis is being carried out.

Ukraine is the fourth in the number of IT specialists

Ukraine is the fourth in the number of certified IT specialists after the US, India, and Russia. According to the  “Comments” magazine, this is stated in the Annual Report of the National Commission for the State Regulation of Communications and Informatization citing Exploring Ukraine IT Outsourcing Industry 2012.

According to the report, 40% of all IT specialists work in Kyiv, 19% work in Kharkiv, 16% work in Lviv, 7% work in Dnipropetrovsk, and 4% work in Odessa.

About 16 thousand IT specialists graduate from Ukrainian universities annually. 

NTUU “KPI”: Employers’ Feedback

Employees of the "Correspondent" magazine polled HR professionals from 29 largest domestic companies and Ukrainian branches of international corporations. The respondents were asked to name the university they prefer to employ graduates from.

During the interview, the respondents were asked to name up to five universities from six fields. Each university was assigned a point for every mention received. The universities were ranked according to the total number of points gained.

NTUU “KPI” leads the way in IT and Engineering fields, leaving Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and National University “Lviv Polytechnic” far behind.