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Silicon Mountains forum dedicated to “Smart solutions” unites ICT leaders
Silicon Mountains is a two-day conference dedicated to “smart solutions” in the ICT sector and world market developments in the nearest future. Forum held on December 4-5, 2019 in Matenadaran.
This Forum will be a preliminary event for an annual international expert Summit which will be on 2020.
The forum is organized by the Union of ICT Employers in partnership with the Ministry of High-Tech Industry of Armenia. The General Partner of the event is VivaCell-MTS.
Within the framework of the conference, ICT companies and foreign experts, representatives of the Armenian business community, the public sector, startups and top students were present at the forum to discuss challenges of the coming years, prospects of modern technology developments and the importance of ICT in different sectors of economy.
Armen Sarkissian the President of Armenia and Hakob Arshakyan, Minister of high-tech industry of Armenia delivered welcoming remarks.
The special guest of the Silicon Mountains Forum was the winner of Global IT Award 2019, Japanese scientist Dr. Takeo Kanade. His speech was devoted to Multi-camera Technologies. During the speech Dr. Kanade talked about his previous path, success and vision of the future.
On the first day of the forum discussions on the following topics were held – Artificial Intelligence, cyber security, IoT, and modern tech education challenges.
Speakers from world famous companies, such as Microsoft, Cisco, nCipher Security and NXP Semiconductors took part in the forum.
On the second day of the forum, on December 5, B2B meetings will be held aimed at practical implementation of smart IT solutions in economy.