In Kharkiv was held the international forum Make IT SMART
In Kharkiv on 6 June 2019 hosted the forum Make IT SMART, organized with the support of the Office of Reforms Kharkov, Vodafone Ukraine, Huawei Ukraine. During the forum, residents had the opportunity to meet with smart technologies that can improve urban space, and also had the opportunity to hear practical case studies of the use of smart technologies in cities of Ukraine and Europe.
Speakers of the forum were experts and local government officials representing cities in the UK, Austria, Greece, China and Ukraine. Also the forum was visited by such honorary guests: Terekhov Igor Alexandrovich, first Deputy mayor of Kharkiv Ustinova Olga, Director General of Vodafone Ukraine; MA Qi, Director of «Huawei Ukraine».
In the West the following topics were discussed: «international experience», the «Urban experience», «Innovation affecting the city,» «Smart solutions for cities.» Also during the forum constantly worked the Expo area, where participants had the opportunity to see firsthand the modern technology from the leading companies of Ukraine and the world.
In particular, at the stand of Vodafone presents the technological solutions based on «Internet of things» such as Smart Parking, Smart Way, gadgets for child care, for tracking animals and bags, «smart transport», «passport mobile» or Mobile ID, smart meters.
«Today, Smart City is not just a fashionable topic, and the only opportunity for development, competitiveness and efficiency of cities. Vodafone is a global high-tech company, one of the world’s technological leaders. Cloud computing, the blockchain, the Internet of things, big data, biometric technologies, artificial intelligence, bio-chips and ID-management — based on these technologies in Europe and other countries have already implemented dozens of innovative projects in various fields from agricultural to medicine and space. We are ready to bring all his international experience of cooperation with Ukrainian cities and the Ukrainian companies-developers of smart solutions, » said Olga Ustinova, Director General of Vodafone Ukraine.
«In Kharkiv we have shown solutions that require the modern city exhibition center, high-speed storage, wifi sixth generation, equipment to protect networks. More than 120 cities in 40 countries have chosen Huawei as a partner for the development of «smart cities». In Ukraine such projects are already emerging, and we are ready to take active part in them, based on international experience. Nice to see the attention given to the introduction of new technologies Kharkiv and our strategic partner Vodafone Ukraine «, — said MA These, the Director of» Huawei Ukraine «.
The forum visitors had the opportunity not only to hear about future technologies, but also to feel their effect on me. So, every visitor will recognize the video image and personally welcomed specially created for the event, the chat-bot. The stand Vodafone can be seen online Analytics forum visitors: how many people at the conference, from which cities they came from, which smartphones use.
The forum has become a driving force of smart-shifts in Kharkov, Ukraine and United caring people wanting to make city life better.