Cluster works in main areas: promotion, education (human capital), infrastructure (quality of life), business support and development.
We also explore new promising areas related to future technologies and international cooperation.
Lviv IT Cluster Academy is a new educational project that aims to create a unique vocational education institution to train qualified tech specialists, which the IT industry is lacking. The project starts with a modernized curriculum for a program focused on IT at vocational school №29 in Lviv.
IT Research – a large-scale analytic research of the Lviv IT market. It provides comprehensive information on the economic impact of IT industry in Lviv, market dynamics, number and portrait of IT specialists, number of IT companies and their segmentation. Moreover, IT Research shows detailed data on the direct and total contribution of the IT industry to the city’s economy, including financial injection in related industries such as insurance, medicine, real estate, education, horeca, automotive, banking, and others.
IT Village – a non-commercial project, which aims to unite IT professionals, willing to live in a comfortable suburban area. Duration of the project – 3 years. Start of the construction – 02 April 2018. The area will consist of 134 separate houses of different types and will be located in Nahoryany, by the picturesque lake Navariya, 9 km from Lviv and Innovation District IT Park – the biggest infrastructure project developed by Lviv IT Cluster.
United for health is an emergency project of Lviv IT Cluster, which aims to help combat the spread of coronavirus in Lviv and Lviv region. Within the frames of the project, Lviv and Lviv region will receive emergency aid in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic through the joint coordinated activity of the city’s IT community, municipal and regional authorities, as well as the Coronavirus emergency operation center.
The main educational initiative of Lviv IT Cluster. This project aims to modernize education at Lviv universities. Lviv IT Cluster companies cooperate with teachers at universities to create modern tech bachelor programs.
Lviv IT Cluster’s educational project, which provides the modernization of the Informatics classes in Lviv schools through IT specialists’ involvement in teaching and advanced training of school teachers.
IT Future is an educational project of Lviv IT Cluster. It aims to tell school children about the world of IT industry. Specialists of Lviv IT Custer member companies visit schools to talk about the main features of their profession and also to interest students in information technologies.
IT Industry Monitoring is a project that aims to trace the latest decisions made by owners and managers of IT companies in Lviv in terms of particular aspects of operation and development of business. Monitoring the decisions and activities of IT companies will help to understand how the market operates or changes in a given situation, and thus can help business leaders make shrewd decisions based on research findings and understanding the overall market situation.
ITID Lviv – a quarterly magazine about the IT industry in Lviv, focusing on people who work with the latest technologies in our city and who create the innovative world of today.
IT Club Loyalty is a loyalty program for IT specialists. IT Club card gives you the possibility to enjoy the discounts and gifts from more than 800 IT Club partners.
IT Arena – the biggest tech event in Eastern Europe annually hosted in Lviv, Ukraine in the end of September. The conference brings together 100 outstanding speakers and more than 2300 attendees.
Innovation District IT Park – a project that proves that Lviv IT industry is ready not only to consume, but also create new infrastructure for the city. IT Park will become a center for development of Lviv IT industry with everything needed to meet the needs of business environment: including business centers and offices for more than 10 000 IT specialists. Moreover, there will be hotels for their business partners, a university campus with modern labs, a kindergarten, a fitness center and a shopping mall.
Lviv Tech Angels is a community of investors who aim to boost a startup culture in Lviv and Ukraine. Tech Angels will invest in the development of startups and product companies, contributing to the expansion of the innovative ecosystem of Lviv and the development of the entire region as an attractive location for startups and business.
IT Challenge – school IT competition for talented students organized by Lviv IT Cluster, Lviv Сity Сouncil and Lviv Polytechnic National University. For 6 years in a row, Lviv IT Cluster has been granting a scholarship for the winner and a new computer lab for the winning school.
Lviv IT Jazz Conference is a C-level networking event, that unites major IT, investment, and business representatives. The conference creates a platform for communication between IT companies, financial funds, and the government. The event is a unique opportunity to listen to three streams about infrastructure, investments, and joint IT projects while networking and attending jazz concerts afterwards.