KosICT, the annual tech festival organized by STIKK, is rapidly approaching. For its eightth edition, KosICT will be held on the 24th and 25th of October, 2019 in the heart of Prishtina where the main stage will be placed at the historical KINO ARMATA, while the DevStage, Start-Up Fair, Kids Activities and the eSports Tournament will be held at the amphitheater of “Zahir Pajaziti” square.

This time around, the main topic of the KosICT will focus on “OUTSOURCING” and its impact in the development of the local economy, as well as, changes in company structures to adapt to global trends and needs in order to increase competitiveness and the quality of services offered. Over the two days of the conference, numerous speakers, experts and leaders in their respected fields will share, motivate, update and inspire the audience with the latest trends in the ICT industy, new technologies, better understanding and application of current methods and processes and much more. Amongst some of the speakers that will grace the stage of KosICT this year are the likes of Iva Matasich, an experienced keynote speaker regarding business development; Kerry Pearce, the Chief Product Officer and Senior Vice President of Engineering at UberMedia with extensive experience in leading, organizing and motivating teams; Markus Neubauer, the founder and CEO of Silbury Deutschland and an expert in Digital Transformation, Internet of Things, Gamification and more, just to name a few.

During the previous seven editions of the conference, KosICT hosted over 5000 participants from the ICT sector who had the opportunity to hear and learn from experts in the fields like: Digital Transformation, the future of Nearshor- ing/Outsourcing, Entrepreneurship, IoT; Crowd Funding, Open Innovation, amongst many other.