1200 IT professionals and more than 100 prominent speakers from 10 countries and companies like Viber, Yandex, Pebble are expected to come this year to Lviv IT Arena. Conference provides 11 tracks on QA Value Management, IT Business, Technology, Entrepreneurship to discuss the most relevant topics and trends in the world of IT.
This year the conference will have three main streams - Product, Technology and Business. Within stream Product Development guests will talk about how to create their own successful product, the UI and UX, data visualization, business analysis, customer needs and perspectives of the main trends of project management and branding of finished products. At the Technology stream guests learn more about trends in dealing with large amounts of data (DataScience), artificial intelligence technology and techniques tests (QC Automation), methods of complex software development (DevOps), as well as on information security. On the main trends in global outsourcing, transition to other models of doing IT business, about how to work in a crisis to create and promote their own startup, open office abroad, and cooperation between government and business IT participants will be able Lviv IT Arena learn Business stream.
Lviv IT Arena was necessary and important event not only for the city, but for the whole country as well. With the rapid development of business, linked to the production technology, Lviv city cemented its status as the IT capital of Ukraine (being already a tourist and cultural center). Local universities are preparing a lot of high quality IT professionals. Despite the complicated situation in the country, Lviv remains an attractive place for foreign investors. The co-organizer of the conference Stepan Veselovsky noted, "This year Lviv IT Arena gains a new level. I am talking about visual style of the conference, expanding the geography and thematic coverage of the event. This means that this year, guests can enjoy even more interesting reports from the legendary speakers with a worldwide reputation".
Lviv IT Arena is the second time event, because the first one was held in 2014 already., Last year it had a great success. However, this year the conference will be even bigger, as promise the organizers.
The organizers of event are Lviv IT Cluster, IT company Eleks, Business Incubator StartupDepot, Lviv IT School (LITS), pecialists in information security (WISC), the Community Developers Google (GDG Lviv).