On 18th October at Start Up Center at Faculty of Electronic Engineering, an informal gathering of members and friends of cluster was organized. Our speakers held presentations about leadership, new opportunities and presentations about „RCMT IT Europe“ PSR Engineering Solutions company and TI HUB.
On 9th, 10th and 11th November, at Faculty of Electronical Engineering, SICEF Hakaton will be held.
Hakaton is 24-hour programming competiton. Competitors are divided in 8 teams composed of 4 members per group. The topic of competiton is known at the beginning of competiton.
In the framework of the Program for Innovation supported by the Innovation Fund, funds were approved in the amount of 2 million Euros for 9 projects.
Of the total of 75 applications, among the companies that received funding, there is also member of NiCAT cluster Photon Optronices with Project „2.5 Ladar Device“.
On 18th and 19th October 2018, in Belgrade, regional tech conference Heapcon will be held. Conference is dedicated to software engineering.
Some of the speakers that will be at the conference: Aron Gupta (Amazon Web Services), Courtney Hemphill (Carbon Five), Martin Splitt (Google), Patrick Kettner (Microsoft) etc.
On Thursday 20th September 2018 at City Hall, the first Blockchain workshop will be held.
The workshop will present the possibilities of blockchain technology in order to develop smart cities. Also, the project "GCT-Green City Token" will be presented with the aim of solving concrete urban problems.
Representatives of USAID, UNDP and the Government of the Republic of Serbia will attend the workshop.
Delegation of NiCAT cluster visited China from July 29th to August 9th to identify opportunities for cooperation with this country and present potentials of companies of Nis and regions.
Cluster representatives visited the IoT EXPO 2018, the world's leading Internet of Things Fair which was held in Shenzhen. The delegation also took part in a workshop with B&R International Co-incubation (ICI), where delegation met representatives of associations, representatives of state agencies and private companies.
On Friday, 27th July in Start Up Center at Faculty of Electronic Engineering, participants were awarded certificates within the Program prequalification in IT sector.
Certificates were awarded for successful attendance training and passed exams.
ICNT proved its innovation through participation in the project "Advanced Electricity Management System in Industry - AdEMS". By awarding the Green Innovation Voucher, ICNT and partners were given the recognition that they are one of the leaders of innovative technical solutions in Serbia.
Hakaton was an opportunity for the team to try to create an innovative software solution within 48 hours on some of the topics from Retail Tech.
The team from "Badin Soft" won the first place at this year's Retail Tech Hackathon and we congratulate them!