Being the collective voice of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Kosovo, STIKK promotes the converging interests of the businesses and individuals in the field of ICT.

About STIKK

As a catalyst to the dynamic technology industry, STIKK accelerates growth and progress for the fast-paced economy. it shapes the industry at large. STIKK provides a platform that unites technology leaders to connect and collaborate, and it avidly supports members who push the boundaries to propel technology forward.

Since its establishment in 2008, STIKK was able to achieve numerous successes and become one of the leading drivers of the ICT industry and ICT community in Kosovo. Striving towards the development of the ICT industry, STIKK implemented numerous projects aimed to promote the ICT sector of Kosovo, improve its regulatory framework, implement research and industry specific analysis, and facilitate professional development of sector’s constituents.

STIKK currently accounts for 200+ members, which represents 90% of the whole ICT market of Kosovo. STIKK is dedicated to help out the long-term-growth of the Information and Communications Technology industry in Kosovo; is committed to improving the business environment for the ICT, as well as promoting the contribution of the Information and Communications Technology to economic growth and social progress in Kosovo.

STIKK seeks to participate in the development and implementation of policies by helping the Government and Institutions of Kosovo to understand current and future technology trends, and how technology can contribute to the economic growth of the country.

Vision

The Kosovo Association of Information and Communication Technology (STIKK) shall have a central role in stimulating dynamic growth of the ICT sector in Kosovo, thereby opening up new opportunities and increasing competitiveness of the sector, within the country and abroad.

Mission

STIKK will help create a better ICT business environment by improving standards and educational opportunities, and advocating with the government on behalf of its members to ensure that the sector will attract new business and investment.

Board

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Donjeta Sahatçiu

President of the Board
  • RROTA
  • CEO
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Vigan Budima

Vice-President of the Board
  • ASSECO SEE KOSOVO
  • Head of System Integration
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Valon Canhasi

Board Member
  • HALLAKATE
  • CEO
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Zana Tabaku

Board Member
  • APPDEC
  • CEO
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Bardh Kadiu

Board Member
  • CODA TECH
  • CEO
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Çelik Nimani

Board Member
  • FRAKTON
  • CEO
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Mentor Sahiti

Board Member
  • ADAPTIVIT
  • CEO
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Ermal Sadiku

Board Member
  • LINKPLUS IT
  • Managing Director
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Darsej Rizaj

Board Member
  • STARLABS
  • CTO
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Staff

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Vjollca Çavolli

Executive Director
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Egzon Gashi

Project Manager
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Hana Ahmeti

Administration and Finance Manager
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Bardh Vokshi

Project Assistant
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Kaltrina Beha

Administration and Finance Assistant
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Our objectives

Develop an independent and objective association focused solely on the needs of ALL of its members and society in general.

Implement value added activities that increase the profile and organisation of the entire ICT sector

Dedicate necessary funds to enable full time staff and allow reasonable time for association to become sustainable and operational.

Focus on revenue generating activities, best practices in the region, and integration into regional and European markets.

Our services

Advocacy & lobbying services

Advocacy & lobbying services

One-stop-shop services for international and local clients

One-stop-shop services for international and local clients

Market intelligence, Promotion, and B2B matchmaking services

through Export Promotion Service
Market intelligence, Promotion, and B2B matchmaking services

Consulting and technical assistance services

business development
Consulting and technical assistance services

Coordination & networking services

Coordination & networking services

Project management services

Project management services

Capacity building services

through STIKK Education
Capacity building services

Incubation services and start-up support

through Innovation Centre Kosovo
Incubation services and start-up support

Innovation management services

through STIKK Innovation Hub
Innovation management services

Organization of events & conferences

Organization of events & conferences

European Union projects

European Union projects

R&D support

through partnerships with private and public educational institutions
R&D support

Projects

Projects

TechPark Prishtina

The STIKK vision for TechPark Prishtina is to promote Kosovo as a country and as a knowledge-based economy, where the sector of Information and Communication Technology would be the leading sector. This Park is planned to become an internationally acknowledged and supportive environment for new businesses, by enabling entrepreneurship through technology, competitiveness and global business promotion.

  • Donor:
    Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ministry of Economic Development, Ministry of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, GIZ, EBRD
  • Project Manager:
    Vjollca Çavolli
  • Duration:
    2016-Ongoing
  • Price:
    ~ 1.5 MIL. €

TechPark Prishtina

  • Donor:
    Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ministry of Economic Development, Ministry of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, GIZ, EBRD
  • Project Manager:
    Vjollca Çavolli
  • Duration:
    2016-Ongoing
  • Price:
    ~ 1.5 MIL. €

Development of human resources in the sector through STIKK Education

STIKK Education came as a result of the companies’ needs for the preparation of their new employees; it offers two training cycles and other additional activities in a period of 18 months. Through such trainings, the young enthusiasts will gain specific skills that are currently in high demand in the European Union market, by fully mastering the curriculum, pursuant to the European Framework for e-Competence 3.0.

  • Donor:
    GIZ, Ministria Norvegjeze e Punëve të Jashtme, USAID
  • Project Manager:
    Egzon Gashi
  • Duration:
    2015-Ongoing
  • Price:
    ~220,000.00 €

Development of human resources in the sector through STIKK Education

  • Donor:
    GIZ, Ministria Norvegjeze e Punëve të Jashtme, USAID
  • Project Manager:
    Egzon Gashi
  • Duration:
    2015-Ongoing
  • Price:
    ~220,000.00 €

CBC Innovation Hub

STIKK, as the leading organisation, together with the “Syri i Vizionit” have launched the Innovation Hub – project financed by the European Union. This Innovation Hub is a co-working space where the youth have had a non-stop access in working on their innovative ideas for developing the tourism sector through technology. In addition to this, the Innovation Hub also provides trainings and workshops aimed at the preparation of youth for the labour market.

  • Donor:
    CBC - European Union
  • Project Manager:
    Bardh Kadiu, Lorik Mullaademi
  • Duration:
    2015-2017
  • Price:
    442,350.98 €

CBC Innovation Hub

  • Donor:
    CBC - European Union
  • Project Manager:
    Bardh Kadiu, Lorik Mullaademi
  • Duration:
    2015-2017
  • Price:
    442,350.98 €

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