News Tag: IT
Hi-tech innovations at Ukraine House Toronto: wireless charging systems, robot and AI

The respectable international ranking of Global Innovation Index has included Ukraine in the top 50 countries in the IT field in 2017 putting it ahead of such popular IT outsourcing countries as India, Philippines and Brazil.

Innovation corner at Ukraine House Toronto proved that it’s not empty words. Ukrainian business with the support of the Export Promotion Office, the Canada-Ukraine Chamber of Commerce (CUCC) and the CUTIS project, presented the latest innovation of Ukrainian high-tech. Each of the seven companies had something to surprise guests of the event.

  • Technovator wireless charging systems capable of charging up to one hundred smartphones at a time
  • The Infocom robot transmits the image of the environment
  • The ISSP integrated solutions protect computer systems from hacking
  • SolarGaps smart blinds do not only protect against the heat but also can transfer solar energy to the network, bringing passive earnings to the owner
  • Educational technologies EdPro transform students’ learning into an exciting game
  • Already popular in the USA Jelvix software developer presented a wide variety of their products
  • The unique technology of artificial intelligence from Intela, which can help people determine their strong skills and choose the field of activity according to their talents

Ukrainian companies had a chance to present their products to Canadian businesses to set connections with potential partners and buyers.

Despite the fierce competition from countries such as India and China, Ukrainian ICT companies have great chances to succeed in establishing partnerships with Canadian companies.

We hope to hear good news regarding successful cooperation between Ukrainian high-tech companies and Canadian business soon.

The Canada-Ukraine Trade and Investment Support (CUTIS) project is a 5-year (2016-2021) Canadian development assistance initiative designed to lower poverty in Ukraine through increasing exports from Ukraine to Canada and investment from Canada to Ukraine. The project funded by the Canadian Government through the Global affairs Canada and implemented by the Conference Board of Canada in partnership with the Canada-Ukraine Chamber of Commerce.

The CUTIS project implements U CAN EXPORT Support Program in five priority sectors: clothing, footwear, furniture, confectionery, and IT services.

EPO and CUCC-CUTIS to showcase Ukrainian hi-tech at Ukraine House Toronto

Ukraine is on the global radar as one of the world’s innovation leaders. The Export Promotion Office of Ukraine with the support of the CUTIS project and the Canada-Ukraine Chamber of Commerce (CUCC) are going to introduce Innovation Corner showcasing Ukrainian innovations and technological progress at Ukraine House Toronto in July 3-4th.

Ukrainian technologies serve peoples needs, save natural resources, and enhance global prosperity. Today Ukrainian hi-tech is absolutely essential, it turned the world upside down in the past, so the Innovation Corner will provide the unique opportunity to see the future in the nearest days.

Seven Ukrainian ICT and hi-tech companies will bring their new products and services to Toronto to present innovations to the guests of Ukraine House Toronto:

Also, on July 3rd Ukrainian companies will have the presentation session to Canadian businesses to set connections with potential partners and buyers. An agenda with short companies’ descriptions are available via the link.

Everyone is welcome to attend the Innovation Corner on July 3-4th. A registration form for participation in the Ukraine House Toronto can be found by the link. Hurry up, registration ends very soon.

The Canada-Ukraine Trade and Investment Support (CUTIS) project is a 5-year (2016-2021) Canadian development assistance initiative designed to lower poverty in Ukraine through increasing exports from Ukraine to Canada and investment from Canada to Ukraine. The project funded by the Canadian Government through the Global affairs Canada and implemented by the Conference Board of Canada in partnership with the Canada-Ukraine Chamber of Commerce.

The CUTIS project implements U CAN EXPORT Support Program in five priority sectors: clothing, footwear, furniture, confectionery, and IT services.

Ukrainian IT companies are ready to conquer the Canadian market

From April 1 to April 5, 12 leading Ukrainian IT companies visit Canada as a part of the ICT business mission. The five-day event includes a series of B2B meetings with Canadian business, seminars and panel discussions. The main goal is to help Ukrainian business to learn more about the Canadian IT sector as well as discuss possible cooperation with Canadian partners.

The following IT companies took part in the mission:

  • Active Audit Agency (cybersecurity services)
  • Taurus Quadra (development & customization)
  • Solution Mentors (development & Oracle database services)
  • Perfectial (SAAS apps & blockchain apps)
  • MindK (web development)
  • MAPGEOSYSTEM (digitalization & 2D-3D modelling)
  • La Soft (web & mobile apps development)
  • ISSP (manager security)
  • Inoxoft (UI/UX design & software development)
  • Edsson (software development outsourcing)
  • Davintoo Ukraina (hosting & implementation of collaborator)
  • Conterra (data continuity & recovery)

In Toronto, Ukrainian delegation visited MaRS Discovery District, Canada’s largest tech, and IT innovation hub. In the period of 2011 to 2014, the startup companies emerging from MaRS had raised over $750 million in capital investments.

The third day of the ICT mission to Canada, Ukrainian IT companies spent in Hamilton, a powerful industrial center. The Ukrainian delegation had the opportunity to visit CoMotion on King (one of the largest coworking networks in Southern Ontario).

The Ukrainian delegation also visited the DMZ accelerator – Ryerson University’s innovative business incubator for early-stage technology startups.

‘Thanks to the support and mentoring of the CUTIS project, we met Canadian companies and e-learning specialists. I am confident that these meetings will grow into a successful international eLearning partnership,’ Miroslav Botsula, Co-founder and CEO of Davintoo Ukraina said.

The ICT mission to Canada is the part of U CAN Export program provided by the CUTIS project.

The Canada-Ukraine Trade and Investment Support (CUTIS) Project is a 5-year (2016-2021) Canadian development assistance initiative designed to lower poverty in Ukraine through increasing exports from Ukraine to Canada and investment from Canada to Ukraine.

The CUTIS project implements U CAN EXPORT Support Program in five priority sectors: clothing, footwear, furniture, confectionery, and IT services.

#UkraineNow: New governmental promo-video for Ukraine

Ministry of the Foreign Affairs of Ukraine presented a new promo video aimed at increasing the international attractiveness of Ukraine.

The video titled #UkraineNow is published on the official Facebook-account of the ministry.

“This is #Ukraine as we know it. As it is. Picturesque, sincere, contemporary, free. Yellow-blue and unified: deep forests and vast fields, high mountains and the Black Sea. Metropolises and villages – from Kyiv to Sevastopol, from Lviv to Donbas. We love it, respect it, are proud of it and invite everyone to join us. Ukraine for everyone. Ukraine for U,” – the message goes.

Ukraine for Everyone. Ukraine for You.

(EN/UA)This is #Ukraine 🇺🇦 as we know it. As it is. Picturesque, sincere, contemporary, free. Yellow-blue and unified: deep forests and vast fields, high mountains and the Black Sea. Metropolises and villages – from Kyiv to Sevastopol, from Lviv to Donbas. We love it, respect it, are proud of it and invite everyone to join us. Ukraine for everyone. Ukraine for U.We present to you a video created on request of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine. Your likes and shares will be much appreciated 😉______________________________________________________#Україна 🇺🇦 , яку ми знаємо, така як є. Мальовнича, душевна, сучасна, вільна. Жовто-блакитна та єдина: і ліси, і поля, і високі гори і Чорне Море. Метрополії та села – від Києва до Севастополя, від Львова до Донбасу. Любимо, шануємо, пишаємося і всіх запрошуємо. Україна для всіх. Україна для тебе.Представляємо Вам відео-ролик, створений на замовлення Міністерства закордонних справ України. Будемо вдячні за вподобання та репости 😉

Posted by Міністерство закордонних справ України / MFA of Ukraine on Friday, January 19, 2018

 

Report: Exports of IT-services from Ukraine exceeded $3.6 bln in 2017

Export of IT-services continues to drive the Ukrainian economy and last year comprised more than 3% of the GDP or $3,6 bln.

“IT-Ukraine” association outlined the state of the Ukrainian informational technologies as of the end of 2017 in a new report.

According to the forecasts of the PricewaterhouseCoopers in 2018 the IT-exports will reach a $4,5 bln point.

By 2025 IT-companies will contribute up to 45 bln hryvnias in taxes and will be serious competitors to the leaders of Ukrainian exports like metallurgy and food industry.

IT-services are among the top-5  priorities to increase Ukrainian exports to Canada in accordance with the Export Strategy of Ukraine.

Ukrainian IT-mission to visit Branham300 Launch in Canada

Ukrainian IT Sector Mission in Canada lead by Natalia Mykolska, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade/Ukraine’s Trade Representative will be visiting Toronto between 29 May and 1 June 2017 .

More than 15  promising IT companies that went through a competitive selection out of more than 50 applicants received an opportunity for the first time to participate in Branham300 Launch Event. This prestigious gathering of the IT and Communications Sector has been held annually in Canada since 1990 and is a discussion platform for directors of the largest companies for opening new markets and finding partners.

Representatives of Ukrainian pioneer companies participating in the Mission will have an opportunity to communicate with three hundred leading managers of Canadian technology companies. Within the framework of the Mission, a series of individual В2В meetings will be traditionally held.

At Branham300 Lanch Event, Ukraine’s IT Sector and its potential will be presented. Thus, the Mission participants will not only be able to present themselves to potential Canadian partners but attract attention to Ukraine’s IT Sector in general.

ІТ Mission’s organizers are: Export Promotion Office in cooperation with CUTIS (Canada-Ukraine Trade and Investment Support). Receiving Party and Canadian Partner: Branham Group, a leading consulting company exclusively focused on the High Technology Sector of Canada.