On December 17, IT Ukraine held the General Annual Meeting, which was attended by representatives of more than 40 member companies of the Association.
The General Meeting is a private event where the Association presents the annual report by core areas of its activities, elects the management, and discusses the most urgent issues and plans for the next year.
Opening the General Meeting, Costiantine Vasuk, the CEO of IT Ukraine, presented the results of activities of the Association in 2019. You can read the report here
The next stage of the Meeting was the approval of membership in IT Ukraine of 15 new companies, namely: AB-GAMES, Future Processing Ukraine, JEVERA, Samsung, Electronics Ukraine, SBTech, TECHIIA holding, Zoolatech, OpenGeeksLab, QArea, SPS Commerce, Creative Quarter, DAN, IT education, Bolt, Force Group, ТОP Lead.
The General Meeting aimed to elect several key positions - the President, the Vice-Presidents and the Board of Representatives of the Association. Following the election:
- Taras Kytsmei, the co-founder and member of the Board of Directors of SoftServe, was elected the President of IT Ukraine.
- Dmytro Ovcharenko, the CEO of ALCOR, was elected the Vice-President on Financial and Legal Issues.
- Maksym Pochebut, the Head of Educational Programs in EPAM Ukraine, was elected the Vice-President on Educational Issues.
- Dmytro Antoniuk, the Director of ISM Ukraine, was elected the Vice-President on Small and Medium Business issues.
For 2020 the Association determined the following strategic area of activities: promo industry in Ukraine and abroad, GR and IT education.
The Board of Representatives was also elected at the Annual General Meeting. It included 11 companies: Astound Commerce, Ciklum, EPAM Systems, GlobalLogic, Infopulse, Intellias, ISD, Luxoft, Miratech, N-іX, SoftServe. To synergize the work of the Association and regional IT clusters, it decided to invite four of them to the Board of Representatives, namely: Kyiv IT Cluster, Kharkiv IT Cluster, Lviv IT Cluster, Dnipro IT Community.
After the General Meeting, all participants of the event took part in a lively networking event within CEO Meetup dedicated to the 15th anniversary of IT Ukraine. The guests spoke about the results of the current year and plans for the next year in an informal atmosphere.
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IT Ukraine − is the largest pool of service and product IT companies in Ukraine, collectively accounting for 50% of all IT industry's export earnings in Ukraine and bringing together 27% of Ukrainian IT professionals. The Association has been operating in the market for over 15 years. Our mission is to provide favorable conditions for the development of IT in the country and abroad. More details on our Facebook