HTP Awarded Winners of the Contest I am Choosing a Profession in IT

HTP Awarded Winners of the Contest I am Choosing a Profession in IT
27 June 2014
27 June 2014



The Hi-Tech Park hosted the award ceremony for the winners of the contest I am Choosing a Profession in IT. Parents, relatives and friends came to support the winners, so despite the coolness of the day, the atmosphere was warm and friendly.



Representatives of the organizers and the HTP resident companies took part in the award ceremony. Not only school students but also their teachers received diplomas and prizes.


In addition, several projects were awarded by the HTP resident-companies with special prizes. The Computer Academy Step also presented certificates for training to several school students.




The students and their teachers received tablets, e-book readers and hard disk drives. Beside diplomas and prizes, the winners of the contest got an opportunity to visit the HTP resident-companies and meet professionals they described in their projects, learn the working process, ask different questions and communicate with different IT professionals – special guided tours were organized for them.

Among the Jury members there were representatives of the organizers and HTP resident-companies – the sponsors of the contest, including System Technologies, Qulix Systems, Synesis, Playtika Bel, Bell Integrator, CIE RMG Bel, CTDev, Apalon Technologies and IST International Software Technology.

















For reference:
The contest was held during April-May in order to increase the prestige of technical education among school students and encourage them to continue their studies in engineering, computer and other technical fields. 56 projects were prepared for the contest, presenting students’ ideas of a chosen IT profession. Over 120 school students and teachers from 11 Belarusian towns participated in the contest. 17 projects were named finalists for the contest.

The contest was organized by the Committee on Education of the Minsk City Executive Committee, the Minsk City Institute for the Development of Education and the HTP administration.

Kuprevicha, 1/1, 220141, Minsk, Belarus.