A meeting with representatives of the Russian company “Yandex” was held at the Ministry for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Prospects of mutually beneficial cooperation on IT projects were discussed.
At the meeting, a presentation dedicated to trends and development of IT industry in Uzbekistan, the domestic system for training highly qualified programmers and ICT specialists was held. Special interest of representatives of the Russian company was attracted by the “Electronic government” system, created in our country. The advanced technologies integrated into it contribute to the growth of the number of effective interactive services that are very popular among the population. Currently, most of the ministries and departments of our country have developed and launched their own comprehensive information systems and databases that meet modern requirements and that are easily interacting with the “Electronic government” system.
The guests also got acquainted with the activities of the Innovation Center for Support of Development and Introduction of Information Technologies “Mirzo Ulugbek Innovation Center”, aimed at uniting economic entities in the sphere of information technologies, as well as software developers.
Particular attention was paid to issues of cooperation for training of young programmers, as well as the prospects for cooperation in the sphere of development of urban geoinformation services.