IT Competence Center to Be Created in Ulyanovsk Region

The agreement will be signed between the regional Agency for Technological Development and the Ulyanovsk Aviation College - the Interregional Competence Center on 12 September, which is the Day of the Programmer.


A meeting of the Public Expert Council for Development of Information Technologies will be held on the same day. During it, participants will discuss training of personnel for the IT industry in the context of general and continuing education, support measures for companies working in this sphere and competitive admissions for projects of the regional Fund for Development of Information Technologies.

“The IT industry is now a key element for the digital transformation of our region within implementation of the national project "Digital Economy". The region has created all necessary conditions for development of this sphere: tax benefits, assistance in purchasing a residential property and grants for projects under the Fund for Development of Information Technologies,” - said Vadim Pavlov, Adviser to the Governor on Digital and Technology Development of Ulyanovsk Region, Director General of Agency for Technological Development.

Residents will be able to visit the leading IT companies of the region from 10 to 14 September; it is also planned to organize open days for schoolchildren and students.

One of the key events of the Day of the Programmer will be participation of the Ulyanovsk region in the All-Russian Digital Dictation. It will take place at the Ulyanovsk Aviation College in the face-to-face format. Residents of the region will be able to take part in the event online after completing registration at the website (ит-диктант.рф).

We would also like to invite media representatives.

For further information, please call Talia Egorova, Press Secretary of the Agency for Technological Development of Ulyanovsk Region:  +7 927 270 70 04.