KosICT16, hosted over 1,700 attendees within two days

The KosICT  – Tech Festival, started 5 years ago as a regional conference with the aim to bring the global IT trending topics to the Balkans. Throughout the years, KosICT expanded to become one of the most attractive events promoting the latest and greatest technology trends, innovations and opportunities. Held on October 28-30 at the Red Hall, KosICT annual tech event for the 5th time covered a range of topics from the latest technology and entrepreneurial trends reflecting success stories to current Kosovo and international. Additionally, on the 29th of October the e-sport fans had the opportunity to participate and enjoy the eSports CS:GO Championship held in Teatri Oda.

KosICT16 not only gave a chance the participants to get introduced to business development opportunities, but also learn from the stories of some of the most prominent leader figures. The attendees enjoyed the showcases of Kosovo’s and international tech companies while taking advantage of the access to network with entrepreneurs, investors, corporate leaders, and innovators.

KosICT16 highlighted many diverse activities; however most of the attention was given to:
– SEE Outsourcing & Startup Fair;
– eSports CS:GO Championship;
– KosICT Business Lounge; and
– KosICT Nights.

Organized by STIKK in partnership with ICK and  Kolegji Universum, KosICT16 – Tech Festival, proved to be a source of great network opportunities between the participants, business and political leaders, international and regional entrepreneurs. This event promoted technology, scientific thinking, and innovation throughout the region. Breakout discussions, presentation sessions, lunch breaks and startup fair gave life to the festival while promoting positive change. Every attendee had the chance  to enjoy the ideas and mindset of successful entrepreneurs about their past failures and lessons learned. The celebration of entrepreneurs, startups, innovation, community, and mindfulness has inspired the KosICT team to continue with the next KosICT17 organization. /Gazeta Ekonomia