‘New Life: from Art to Technology’
The year's most eagerly anticipated event for all ICT professionals and enthusiasts in Azerbaijan, the International Telecommunications and Information Technologies Exhibition, Bakutel, is celebrating 20 years of success. Several events have been scheduled in connection with the anniversary. One of these, ‘New Life: from Art to Technology’, has taken place on 8 November at 12:00 at the High Tech Park. Among the participants were April UV, Aztelekom, AZV, BestComp Group, Caspian Navtel, Connect, Cybernet, Delta Telecom, Eurodesign, Globtel Solutions, HA Plus, High Tech Park, HP, Katv, Microsoft, Schneider Electric, Smart Communications, Smart Systems Technology, Teleradio, Ultra, Vitta. The meeting of the regular participants of the exhibition prior to the event itself has become something of a tradition on the exhibition’s special anniversaries. This time, the Bakutel participants and their children used computer components, to assemble the exhibition’s anniversary logo. All the visitors to the anniversary Bakutel exhibition, which will be held from 2 to 5 December at Baku Expo Centre, will be able to enjoy the finished pieces.
This year Bakutel will be attended by more than 250 companies, 40% of which are regular participants. The national stands of several countries will be located in the second hall. A comprehensive business programme is planned, which will enable participants to discuss the latest trends in the global ICT industry, as well as the prospects for the development of ICT in Azerbaijan. Thus, a conference on the topic of “An Internet of Things” and the international forum “e-Gov 3.0: Call for innovation, modern trends and new opportunities” will take place within the framework of the exhibition.
The exhibition is being held with the participation and active support of the Ministry of Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The general sponsor of Bakutel 2014 is Intel. Eurodesign (Azerbaijan) and Tecnotree (Finland) are among the other sponsors of the exhibition. The organizers of the exhibition are Iteca Caspian LLC, Caspian Event Organisers and ITE Group Plc.