Info Day (Cyber Week 2019)

On November 8, 2019 at 14:00 at the Kharkiv National Economic University, National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” and Chernivtsi National University an online lecture “Modern threats in cyberspace” was held.

As part of the event, dComFra NTU KhPI project representatives Nataliia Dzheniuk and Maksym Tolkachov presented to the wide audience the Erasmus + KA2 CBHE project “dComFra – Digital Competence Framework for Ukrainian Teachers and Other Citizens” (Nr.598236-EPP-1-2018-1-LT- EPPKA2-CBHE-SP).

Online broadcasting took place at the Department of Information Systems and Computer Engineering and Programming.

CodeWeek 2019 at NTU KhPI

As part of the CodeWeek international event, the Department of Information Systems of NTU “KhPI” held a number of webinars:

October 9, 2019, the seminar “Uniform use of the processor”. October 9, 2019 – “Uniform use of the processor”. The webinar allowed us to mention the general concepts of operating systems; to understand algorithms of planning of processes, to get acquainted with an example of construction of diagrams on Scratch.

October 11, 2019 – “Static websites builder Websites portability”.  A webinar, combining the efforts of practice and science, the topic “How not having the knowledge of the developer to create your website?” Was available. The material that was given in this webinar can be applied as enhancing the competencies of teachers, senior pupils, students, teachers and other layers of the population of the benefit.

October 18, 2019 the seminar – “Improvement of digital competences citizen”  The webinar examined the framework for increasing digital competencies for teachers and other citizens of Ukraine.

October 23, 2019 – “The Digital Competency Framework for Teachers and Other Citizens of Ukraine / dComFra.” Digital Development and Integration of Ukraine into the European Digital Space (Single Digital RinokES) implies improving the digital skills of youth and society as a whole to increase employment and use of digital opportunities Certification of knowledge and training in the field of “Informatics and Information Technologies” as a means of enhancing competencies.

October 29, 2019 – “Digital Competence Framework for Ukrainian Citizens.

Speakers of the entry point are Zfort software architect Valery Zavolodko, prof. Vitaly Breslavets, prof. Oleg Kasilov, Assoc. Ganna Zavolodko.

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Launch of Ukrainian National Digital Coalition

On September the 5th 2019, the Memorandum on the creation of the Ukrainian National Digital Coalition “Digital Transformation Coalition” was signed at the “Ukrinform” news agency in Kyiv.

The High-Tech Office Ukraine and the PO “Ukrainian Association of Information Technology Professionals” were selected as a coordinating partners.

The main objective of the Digital Transformation Coalition is to consolidate and coordinate the initiatives and efforts of all partners in the field of digital development and integration of Ukraine into the European Digital Space (EU Digital Unified Market).

The main directions of cooperation of the partners of the National Coalition are:

* Dissemination of information about modern digital technologies and their practices;

* Creation and development of appropriate infrastructure for acquiring and improving the digital skills of youth and society as a whole in order to increase the employment rate of the population and the effective use of digital opportunities;

* Harmonization with the Digital Agenda and the Digital Unified Market of the European Union;

* Improving access to digital infrastructure and the Internet;

* Integration of digital technologies into production processes, or digitization of industry;

* Promoting the digital development of settlements and regions;

* Digitalization of science, development of Ukrainian e-infrastructures;

* Promoting the development of creative industries, cybersecurity systems and other areas of Ukraine’s digital transformation;

* Developing international cooperation in the field of digital technology development and digital skills.

National Coalition established under the initiative of the projects working group within the Funding Program: European Neighborhood Instrument (Erasmus +: CA2 CBHE) dComFra (Digital competence framework for ukrainian teachers and other citizens) 598236-EPP-1 -2018-1-LT-EPPKA2-CBHE-SP.

Work on the launch of the National Digital Coalition


Representatives of the dComFra project consortium continue to work on the launch of the Ukrainian Digital Coalition and attract as many interested participants as possible. Specialists of the public association Hi-Tech Office (“Hi-Tech Office Ukraine”) were involved in this process as a partners.

 Public Association “Hi-Tech Office Ukraine” is an association of enterprises in the field of high technologies, the purpose of which is to create favorable conditions for the development of innovative business and digital economy in Ukraine. The High-Tech Office Ukraine’s Supervisory Board includes representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the Presidential Administration, which ensures effective interaction between the business and the state..

On July 31, a working meeting was held between representatives of the HiTech Office and the Erasmus + Consortium “dComFra – Digital competence framework for Ukrainian teachers and other citizens”, № 598236-EPP-1-2018-1-LT-EPPKA2-CBHE-SP, where the issues of creating National Digital Coalition.

The participants of the meeting discussed the European experience of creation and functioning of national coalitions (there are 23 EU countries), talked about state initiatives, programs, strategic documents, about joint initiatives of public and private sectors, about the developed commercial segment in digitalization.

We hope for the participation of all stakeholders in the development of a common concept for the creation of the Ukrainian National Digital Coalition.