Round table “Cooperation between Odessa National Polytechnic University (ONPU) and IT business in the field of training of speci
On April 17th Center of partnership with enterprises held a meeting between heads of departments, professors, masters of the Institute of Computer Systems and directors of Odessa IT companies. The goal of the meeting was a discussion of existing problems in modern IT education and search for solutions, which could foster the efficiency of students’ training in the field of computer science. In particular, there was the discussion of relevance of education with the expectations of profile companies and opportunities of the companies to get involved in the educational process.
Formats and ways of cooperation, in which ICS and IT companies can become partners, will be further discussed in the framework of the Intent Memorandum implementation, which will be signed by all the participants of the round table in the coming days.
Аt the round table IT industry was represented by the following leaders of Odessa successfully working companies and affiliates: Oleg Shkuropat (Ciklum), Alexander Gortovlyuk (NetCracker), Alexander Demura (DataArt), Evgeny Yakovlev (Sigma Ukraine), Sergey Pushin (NXC Group), Vasiliy Ivanov (Simplex Solutions Inc.), Yuri Gorokhov (SoftTechnics), Catherine Goldakova (SoftTechnics), Gennady Galanter (Provectus IT), Nikolai Antonov (Provectus IT), Julia Wenger (GUID, IT-Recruitment Agency), Vadim Rogowskiy ( startup incubator WannaBiz). Intel was represented by Alex Sleptsov.
On behalf of ONPU and ICS the following participants took part: Gennady Oborskiy (Rector of ONPU), Svetlana Antoshchuk (director of ICS), Alexander Blazhko (associate professor), Oleg Galchenkov (associate professor, Design Laboratory Luxoft), Valeriy Sitnikov (head of department), Victor Krisilov (head of department), Sergey Polozhaenko (head of department), O. Oleshuk (associate professor), P.Stupen (associate professor), Oksana Babilunga (associate professor).
The following undergraduates of ICS presented their vision of problems: Cyril Olejnikov, Alexander Ivin, Sophia Kalinina, Igor Belous, Alexey Ermakov.
The meeting was organized by the staff of the Center of partnerships with enterprises: O. Streltsov, G. Zadorozhko, J. Sulimova (the round table coordinator and moderator).