Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine and Lviv IT Cluster Signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on the 360 Tech Ecosystem Overview Project

18 Nov, 2021

The cooperation applies to the IT Research study conducted by Lviv IT Cluster and the 360 Tech Ecosystem Overview platform by the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine. The cooperation within this project was strengthened by signing a memorandum.

Therefore, the IT Research study data, which contains the most up-to-date information about companies, their number and portrait of industry specialists, will be published on the 360 Tech Ecosystem Overview platform an online portal for finding business information about IT companies and the tech ecosystem of Ukraine.

The IT Research report will update the platform’s data, allowing users to access the most accurate data on companies in Lviv and Ivano-Frankivsk since this year’s IT Research 6.0 will focus on the industry study of these two cities.

“We are conducting an independent analytical study of IT Research for the sixth time. Including this data at the 360 Tech Ecosystem Overview online platform will improve and enhance the quality of information already available on the platform. In particular, it will give a more accurate overview of what is happening in the Lviv market. This will allow more effective interaction and development of all participants of the country’s IT industry,” says Stepan Veselovskyi, CEO, Lviv IT Cluster.

“We are very pleased that Lviv IT Cluster has joined such a crucial joint project of the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine together with the leading Ukrainian IT communities to create an open online platform for the country’s tech ecosystem. This important step will allow Ukraine to enter the common European ecosystem of startups and become more visible in the global tech market,” comments Anton Melnyk, Head of the Technological Ecosystem of Ukraine project.

IT Research is a large-scale study conducted by Lviv IT Cluster for six years in a row. The report traces IT market trends, changes in the industry, and its impact on the city’s economy. In particular, the study contains information on the number of companies and IT professionals in the city, provides up-to-date data on the portrait of industry professionals.

In addition, the 2021 IT Research will contain data on the effectiveness of remote work of IT specialists, the impact of quarantine on working conditions, and the attitude towards vaccination of more than two thousand employees at several hundred companies from Lviv and Ivano-Frankivsk.