INFOFEST RETURNS TO BUDVA
Beside a precision and confirmed arrangements hotel “Maestral” suddenly informed Organizer that, due to reconstruction, hotel will not be able to provide all the specified services for Infofest 2016. Therefore, the organizer decided that Infofest 2016 will be held in Budva, in the hotel “Avala & Villas”, from 25-30 September.
So, after five years of beautiful Miločer, Infofest returns to its source, under the walls of the old city where the first 17 Festivals (1994-2010) was held. Central program will be organized in the Conference and Glass hall of the hotel Avala.
In addition to Avala (4 *), accommodation for participants of Infofest is provided in hotels “Mogren” (3 *), “Slovenian Beach” (4 *) and, upon request, in renovated hotel “Budva” (4 *), as in other hotels of Budva.
On this occasion, to all registered participants (companies and individuals), the organizer will provide adequate information. Basically, all the announced program forms (special programs, presentations, exhibitions, discussion sessions …) remain in the agenda of the Festival.
Starting from 1994, in Budva, every year, Festival of Information Technology Achievements – INFOFEST is held as selective thematic gathering with an international character which represents central ICT event in the region. Organizers of the INFOFEST are the Government of Montenegro (Ministry of Information Society and Telecommunications) and consulting company Biznis Link from Belgrade. The Government of Montenegro has, on 29th of July 1993, officially proclaimed that INFOFEST is an “Event of State-importance”.
This invitation for Company (institutional) participation at the INFOFEST is sent on the basis of selected decision of Expert Committee. Invitation contains the conditions for application, including choosing of status and form of participation.
Program includes discussions and presentation contents, INFOFEST exhibition, invitational lectures, thematic conferences, counseling and seminars. Focused announcing themes of INFOFEST 2016 are:
- Theme 1: “Digital society. Operational Ranges of Electronic Government”;
- Theme 2: ”Future of Cloud Concept”;
- Theme 3: “New Era in Modern Banking – Digital Banking”;
- Theme 4: “Security Dilemmas and Security Challenges”;
- Theme 5: “Internet of Things”.
Exceptional atmosphere of this gathering is fulfilled by animation programs – Opening ceremony (25th of September at 20.30h), cocktails and trips, entertainment programs.
INFOFEST has a quality graphic production (catalogue, program, registration box-folder, promotional material). Information concerning preparatory phase of INFOFEST are announced at: www.infofest.com.
On the previous INFOFEST, Companies that participated with exclusive status were:
In program, participants were: Symantc Corp. SAP, Oracle, Microsoft, Kaspersky Lab, CISCO, Fortinet, Telenor, Ericsson, Radio Broadcasting Centre of Montenegro, Asseco SEE, TeleGroup, Digit Montenegro, ComTrade, Infolink, Agency for Electronic Communications and Postal Services of Montenegro, Central Bank of Montenegro, Zeta System, Energodata, Montenegro Ministry of Education, ECDL, Aliter Tech, Alfanum, S&T, Monstat, NTO of Montenegro, Prozone, Directorate for e-Government of Serbia, Delta, RCC, IP Way and Axis Comm.