I.T. Co. together with the Microsoft Corporation and Public Economy Academy of the Government of RF (Академия народного хозяйства при Правительстве РФ) will as the organizer of the scientific conference “Innovative University Information System — 2009”.
I.T. Co. has been collaborating with different universities for over 10 years, offering systematic approach to automation of education institutions. The work resulted in development of a complex IT solution for universities I.T.-University. The I.T.-University system lets universities enhance the efficiency of education, scientific work and administration.
This conference is held for the second year in a row. The first conference that took place in February of 2008 covered questions related to a university's IT strategy development, and general IT development approaches and tools. The 2009 conference aims mainly at questions of IT use to improve the quality of universities administration and efficient IT application in the learning process. So the main topics of the conference will be:
- complex university administration systems selection and execution aspects
- solutions for documentation support of university administration
- use of modern technology solutions in the learning process: portals, high performance computing equipment, electronic education resources.
Guest speakers for the conference include officials from the top Russian universities that are already implementing complex IT solutions as part of the innovative universities support program, representatives of IT companies developing IT solutions for education.
The conference will be held on February 27th, 2009, at the conference hall of the Public Economy Academy of the Government of RF. During the conference the participants will be given a unique opportunity to get familiar with practical experience in IT innovations application in the learning process. An expo of innovative solutions for universities will take place during the conference.