Get to know our partners and co-organizers on journey of intoducing ICT solutions to education in Western Balkans region. In parallel with our two-day conference, we also organised a fair where over 30 ICT companies and educational institutions presented the latest technological solutions in education that they developed or introduced to the market. The participants were able to visit their stands, try out interactive classroom solutions, find out how to use the internet for high quality teaching and see a micro:bit devices for coding. 

Fair exhibitors:

Microsoft

PLATINUM PARTNER

Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is a global leader in providing computer technologies including software, services and solutions that help people, businesses and organizations to realize their full potential. Microsoft in Education’s mission is to empower every student and educator to achieve more. The core of this mission is to create immersive and inclusive experiences that inspire lifelong learning, stimulate development of essential life skills, and support educators in guiding and nurturing student passions. Their goal is to inspire students and educators to create and share in entirely new ways, to teach and learn through exploration, and to adapt to individual learning needs so they can make, design, invent and build with technology.

Ministry of education, science and technological development

CO-ORGANIZERS

Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development carries out the tasks related to research, planning and development of pre-school, primary, secondary and higher education, and pupils’ and students’ standard. The Ministry additionally performs the tasks in connection with development and improvement of research and development activities and proposes and implements policies and strategies underlying scientific and technological development.

Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications

The Ministty of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications of the Republic of Serbia is the ministry in the Government of Serbia which is in charge of trade, tourism and telecommunications, economic relations with the foreign countries and the area of informing the society.

Cisco

Cisco

SILVER PARTNER

Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected. The concept of solutions being driven to address specific customer challenges has been with Cisco since its inception. A couple that was working for Stanford University, wanted to email each other from their offices located in different buildings but were unable to due to technological shortcomings. A technology had to be invented to deal with disparate local area protocols; and as a result - the multi-protocol router was born.

Comtrade

Comtrade

SILVER PARTNER

Comtrade is a dynamic and well established group of technology companies, with a 25-year track record of innovation and steady development of some of the world’s most advanced software. Founded as a software engineering and services company, Comtrade has evolved into a software product business, a services company and a systems integrator.  With world-class infrastructure and campuses in 10 countries, Comtrade operates as a holding company for vibrant businesses, such as Comtrade Software and Comtrade Digital Services, as well as an incubator for new and exciting technologies on the cutting edge.

The Center for the Promotion of Science

CONFERENCE SUPPORTED BY

CPN The Center for the Promotion of Science (CPN) in Serbia is a public institution established by the Law on Scientific Research with the task to promote science and technology. The Center, according to its mandate, cooperates with research and educational institutions (universities, research centers and schools) in Serbia and worldwide, works closely with the government ministries as well as the media and the private sector.  

The CPN’s mission is to bridge the gap between science and society by bringing together researchers, educators, policy makers, civil society organizations, business and industry and the general public in the process of research and education. The ultimate aim is to influence and adapt the general research agendas to reflect the needs of the society and to address societal challenges engaging all actors involved in the process.

 

Pearson

BRONZE PARTNER

Pearson is the world's largest education company, operating in more than 70 countries, helping people of all ages make measurable progress in their lives. They provide a range of education products and services to institutions, governments and direct to individual learners that help people everywhere aim higher and fulfil their true potential. Their commitment requires a holistic approach to education. It begins by using research to understand what sort of learning works best, it continues by bringing together people and organisations to develop ideas, and it comes back round by measuring the outcomes of their products.

Crossover

Crossover

TECHNICAL PARTNER

Apple Authorized Training Partner Crossover, on the basis of achieved results awarded with PREMIUM status that only six other Apple Training Partners have throughout Europe (Great Britain, Switzerland, Germany, France, Italy and Netherlands). Training and certification in application development, MacOS training, Apple technician, iOS Deployment and Pro Applications.

LINK group

LIVESTREAM PARTNER

LINK group is a leading regional company that has been providing professional education and certification in IT and modern business for 20 years. A leader in distance learning and the development of online education software, the company operates in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Romania, Ukraine and Moldova, while through distance learning, it brings together students from over 120 countries. 

mts

INTERNET PARTNER

By fostering the innovative spirit, Telekom Srbija a.d. Beograd is continuously developing new technological solutions for the benefit of its customers and the environment and is maintaining a high quality of unhindered communications offering a wide range of channels and message transmission devices. Acting in a socially responsible manner, it helps the community to overcome the weaknesses of the present time with joint forces.