With speakers such as Paul Chavez, Senior Program Manager, Sony Network Entertainment Int’l; Nelson Ng, Director of Globalization Technology at PayPal; Svetlana Kayushina, Director of Technical Documentation Development Services at Yandex; and Pavel Yashin of Innova Systems speaking on diverse topics of concern to the localization community, Loc Kit will allow participants to draw up plans for carrying out the successful adaptation of products for the international market.
The annual Mobile Developer & Business Day — Russia 2013 conference will be held in Moscow on Dec. 19. For those who are involved in mobile applications development, the conference is one of the biggest events of its kind and is held annually in Russia and the CIS for developers and their clients.
The Moscow chapter of PMI is organizing the 4th International “New Competencies in IT Project Management” Forum which will be held on November 22, 2013 at the Japan House business center in Moscow, at 15 Savvinskaya embankment.
The Mobile VAS & Apps Conference, the premier mobile industry forum in Eastern Europe held every year since 2003, will take place in St. Petersburg, Russia on Nov. 21 and 22. The central purpose of the conference is to provide an informal environment for meaningful person-to-person communication to promote business networking.
Cisco Expo, known as the biggest IT conference in the CIS region, has changed its name to Cisco Connect. The first Cisco Connect conference will be held Nov. 19 to 21 at the World Trade Center, Moscow.
CEE-SECR is the premier software engineering conference in Russia. The 2013 edition of the conference will take place on October 23-25 at the Digital October Center in Moscow. Over 700 industry specialists, representing all IT areas, are expected to attend the event.
During the HackDay Hackathon, participants from various professional fields work on prototype IT projects over a 48-hour period, at the end of which they demonstrate their results to a wide audience of colleagues, investors, mentors and market experts.
Each Hackathon participant will be given access to an educational program and receive advice on the design and development of their project by professionals from Russia and the United States.
The 9th joint meeting of the European Software Engineering Conference and the ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering will take place in St. Petersburg, Russia, from 18-26 August.
The Microsoft Imagine Cup is the world’s premier student technology competition. Over the past ten years, more than 1.65 million students from more than 190 countries have participated in the international programming competition...
The 1st IT Forum Siberia will be held in Omsk from June 27-28 2013. The event is sponsored by the Government of the Omsk region and supported by a number of major international vendors such as IBM, Microsoft and Cisco Systems, among others. 1st IT Forum Siberia will bring together existing Russian IT clusters, as well as the heads of leading IT companies.
Speeches by Valentin Makarov, President of Russoft; Irina Travina, CEO of SibAcademSoft; Andrei Terekhov, General Director of Lanit-Tercom; and Paul Khilov, head of the e-Government Expert Center are planned for the event.
ProfsoUX is St. Petersburg’s key conference on usability, UX and digital products intended for consumer use. Organized by UX SPb and iHelp, the conference will feature master classes and presentations by Taras Brizitski of DaisyDisk Team, Yuri Solonitsyn of the Institute of Network Technologies and Kristina Stoyanova of Yandex, among others...
The European Digital Think Tank clusters, Kouvola Innovation, Digibusiness and OSKE Finland are organizing a business accelerator and matchmaking event for the digital creative industries to take place at Loft Project ETAGI in St. Petersburg from May 15 to 17, 2013.
AgileDays 2013 is the 7th international Russian-language conference on the latest approaches to software development. The event will be held in Moscow at the Digital October center from 29–30 March. Jointly organized by ScrumTrek and the AgileRussia community, AgileDays features the participation of top industry experts including Jeff Patton, Alistair Cochburn, Gojko Adzic, David Hussman and others...
CNews Conferences and CNews Analytics will present a roundtable on 12 March that expects to attract IT experts from various sectors of the Russian economy, as well as experts, integrators, service providers, and outsourcing and software developers.
HackDay#24 will be held in Kaliningrad on February 22-24. The Event participants will get a chance to build a team, develop a prototype, attend a learning session and introduce their creation to colleagues, investors and market experts at the closing of the event. And all that within just a weekend! The official event venue is Zelenogradsk School of the Future.
On 14 Dec., Digital October in Moscow will host Mobile Developer & Business Day Russia. Dedicated to mobile technologies, this year’s event features a special section for those who use mobile applications as a tool for business.
Three simultaneous programs will run throughout the day for professional mobile application developers. Market leaders will share their experiences in developing the format through reports, workshops and discussions.
TechEd Russia, the Microsoft Home Technology conference, is a full-day event being helds at Crocus Expo in Moscow dedicated to the realization of business objectives with the help of modern technology. Key business scenarios and technologies for their implementation will be highlighted, and a detailed report on the full range of key Microsoft products and technologies will be given. The conference program will consist of more than 150 papers in 14 thematic tracks, with the main topics of the conference being Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, Microsoft Office and cloud computing.
This year’s Web Standards Days is being held on 24 Nov. at the Krasnaya Roza business center in Moscow. The event is co-hosted by Yandex and the Web Standards association of developers, with support from W3C. With a focus on front-end design and web standards, reports will be given on CSS, the Semantic Web, Yandex and WC3, retina displays, Java, Grunt, touch events on mobile devices, and much more.
Google Developers DevFest is an invitation-only conference to be held at the Swissotel Red Hills in Moscow on 17 Nov.
Part of the global GDG DevFest, the event has been organized by a local Google Developers Group with the support of Google HQ. Conference speakers will include Google engineers, activists and Google Developer Experts speaking on such topics as Android, Chrome Extensions, App Engine, App Scripts, ADK, and more.
Participation is free but an invitation and pre-registration are mandatory.
CEE-SECR 2012 — the key software event in Russia and CEE countries. It is traditionally held in late October — early November in Moscow and brings together leading experts of the software industry. We invite speakers, sponsors and all interested to take part in the CEE-SECR2012...
Established in 2001, QA&TEST is an international conference on Software Testing focused on embedded systems. Held annually in Bilbao (Spain), the 11th edition of the event will take place Oct. 17-19.
QA&TEST brings together professionals and experts from different sectors such as Railways, Aeronautics, Medical Systems, Electronic Devices, Banking, Insurance and Telecommunications for three days of networking and knowledge.
RIW 2012 is a huge multi-stream three-day event comprised of General and Professional programs, an Exhibition, and extracurricular activities, presentations, and promotion activities by leading IT companies. The event is being held at the Expocenter Fairgrounds in Moscow, and runs from Oct. 17-19.
On Oct. 8–9 the 10th annual Russian CIO Summit will be held in Moscow. Begun a decade ago by RUSSOFT (then NP Fort Ross), the association is this year one of the conference’s general partners which gives RUSSOFT members participation discounts.
Now being held for the third consecutive year, the 2012 Knowledge Engineering and Semantic Web (KESW) conference will be held from Oct. 7–9 in St. Petersburg, Russia. KESW is a specialized forum where issues affecting knowledge engineering, Semantic Web technologies and applications, and Linked Open Data are considered.
НР and Microsoft have teamed up to offer a traveling roadshow and conference on new information technologies that will introduce the newest НР and Microsoft developments in the field of education to universities across Russia.
The conferences are part of the HP Education Roadshow 2012. The specially equipped HP event will travel to leading Russian universities in St.Petersburg, Novgorod, Moscow, Kazan, Samara and Rostov-na-Donu from the end of September and throughout October.
Debuting this year, the Pragmatic 2012 conference offers 23 sessions from outstanding industry experts and practitioners who will deliver the latest and greatest in IT management strategies to software development insiders. Held at the HOCK conference center in Moscow, the event will take place on Aug. 25 with an additional day of post-conference activities planned.
Throughout the year, through several MDDAY # tags thematically dedicated to a specific sector of mobile development, Mobile Developer Day brings together the interests of developers of all types of mobile applications. The next will be held June 7-8 2012 at the World of Mobile Content forum in Moscow.
The sixth annual FROM SCIENCE TO BUSINESS Forum will take place May 16-18, 2012 in St. Petersburg, Russia. This year’s iteration is entitled “The Commercialization of High-Tech: The experience of the regions and the role of higher educational institutions,” and provides a unique arena for collaboration between business leaders, government representatives and the research community.
On April 24 an informational seminar/meeting entitled “e-Estonia — The path to Europe” will be held at the Radisson Sonya Hotel, St. Petersburg. The aim of the seminar is to introduce Russian ICT companies to the benefits and advantages of doing business in Estonia…
APKIT will hold its annual conference at the Grand Hotel Europe in St. Petersburg from April 4-6. Conference participants will assess the current position of the industry, discuss the effect the coming Russian election might have on business, talk about new economic and legal realities...
On April 4th 2012 ScienceSoft Inc., in cooperation with IBM Russia and Headtechnology, is organizing a seminar on Security Information and Event Management as well as Compliance Management which will take place in Minsk. The demands for security intelligence are growing rapidly in large and small organizations. The number of security threats is on the increase and compliance requirements multiply.
Held at the iVolga holiday camp in Yekaterinburg from Nov 24–27, CSEDays. Application 2011 is an informal meeting of students, academics and players in the IT-market united by an interest in computer networks and multi-agent systems.
This is the first such event to be held in the Ural region of Russia where leading scholars and practitioners in the field of application development will share their experience with the next generation of programmers and developers.