ITE-2017 is held to effectively use and promote information and communication technologies in the education system and will become the largest platform for an open dialogue of more than 3,000 participants: representatives of educational management bodies, global information technology providers, educational institutions. The main organizers of the exhibition-forum will be the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus together with the Main Information and Analytical Center of the Ministry of Education.
"ITE-2017 will make a significant contribution to the digital transformation of the industry: it will contribute to the active implementation of information technologies in the educational process, increase the digital literacy of the education system employees, and will also create mutually beneficial partnership relations between representatives of the education system and the real economy to create joint innovation projects, - commented Education Minister Igor Vasilievich Karpenko.
The exhibition-forum ITE-2017 is scheduled to feature speeches by Belarusian and foreign speakers, master classes, workshops, discussion platforms, seminar presentations, round tables on the creation of a national information and educational environment, the use of information and communication services and services, virtual and augmented reality in the educational process. In addition, participants will be able to get acquainted with the latest developments in the field of education of leading IT companies.
Within the framework of the event there will be a presentation of the scientific and practical journal included in the VAK list, "Digital Transformation", in which unique information about the processes of introduction and use of information technologies in education will be presented.
"The Ministry of Education pays special attention to the digital transformation of the industry, which is one of the reasons for creating a scientific and practical journal that can satisfy the objective need for up-to-date information on this topic. Digital transformation is not a remote perspective, it is a reality in which we live here and now, and the only productive strategy in modern conditions is to be an active participant in these transformational processes", - commented the director of the MIAC of the Ministry of Education Pavel Lis.
The organizers expect ITE-2017 to be an impetus for establishing business contacts between representatives of the education system and information technology providers for fruitful cooperation in the field of education, opening joint departments and representative offices of foreign companies interested in investing in the education system.
The exhibition-forum ITE-2017 will be held in the Falcon Club (Minsk, Pobediteley Ave. 20). Anyone can visit it, having previously passed the free registration on the site http://ite.unibel.by.