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ICT | Workshops - Sofia, Bulgaria - Agenda/Presentations

October 2010

Between October 16-18 2010 in Sofia, Bulgaria, a three-day event was organized by the Regional Competitiveness Initiative ( RCI ) in collaboration with the European Software Institute ( ESI ) Centre for Eastern Europe . With over 130 participants, this event brought best practices from four continents, with quality specialists and experts from 26 countries.  The event was opened by H.E. James Warlick, U.S. ambassador to Bulgaria, the director of RCI, and featured a key note speech by the CEO of the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University, Dr. Paul Nielsen.

The first two days were focused on quality standards and excellence for IT companies. On the third day, RCI brought together 40 participants from eight countries from the E&E region for the second annual RCI Regional IT Workshop.  Representatives from USAID Missions, Projects, IT associations, and Excellence and Innovation Centers presented and discussed areas of cooperation in IT quality assurance for companies and individuals, sustainability of in country centers, establishment of regional networks, and enhancing the business to business opportunities.

Conference Agenda

Tatjana Lukic | Project Management Competence as a driver of competitiveness
Nancy Cochrane | Public Private Partnerships - Doing Business through Partnership
Ana Chirita | Moldovan Association of Private ICT Companies
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Zlatan Mulabegovic | USAID / RCI Regional Workshop Building Regional ICT Competitiveness
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Svetislav Pantic | ICT Association in Regional Chamber of Economy NIS, Serbia
Remi Orth | Empowering ICT SMEs to compete internationally
John O’Sullivan | Developing skills for software engineering in Europe - Building regional ICT competitiveness
Matic Aleksandatr | Belgrade Chamber of Commerce & USAID Competitiveness Project
Vedrana Ajanovic | BIT Center Tuzla - How to attract and serve good incubator companies
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Nata Goderdzishvili | ICT Business Council of Georgia - Building Regional ICT Competitiveness
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Nadia Gombra | MMF & PSI & Interliase
Ana Chirita | Lab Moldova ESI Eastern Europe Regional Initiative
Tomislav Bronzin | Excellence and Innovation Centers in the Western Balkans and the Caucasus
Sergio Bandinelli | International R&D
Nicolai Sandu | Cisco Initiatives for Education
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Mr. Driton Hapciu | If STIKK Then ICT Else Agro End If
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