Starting from 28 January, a working group led by Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov and consisting of the heads of ministries, departments, industry associations and local authorities has been working in Ferghana region to develop regional investment program and development of practical measures to increase the industrial and economic potential of the region.
Cybersport is a fast-growing field that opens doors to a promising future and creates new jobs for students, with the possibility of earning good income and becoming qualified specialists, regardless of their physical capabilities or health problems. Fortunately, this area is becoming more popular every year and opens up new frontiers for the younger generation. It should be noted that not only esports professions are developing in this area, but also the professions of analysts, judges, coaches, streamers, commentators, castors, managers and marketers.
Today, on 29 January, a specialized school with in-depth study of computer science and information technology was opened on the basis of secondary school No. 9 in the city of Samarkand.
On 29 January, a specialized boarding school for foreign languages No. 1, located in the city of Gulistan, received the status of a specialized school with in-depth study of computer science and information technology.
On 23 January 2021, an opening ceremony of the new season of the largest international technology competition for girls Technovation Girls Uzbekistan was held in Tashkent in the building of the Ministry of Innovative Development.
The e-ITEC program "Preparation and assessment of industrial, infrastructure and sustainable projects", proposed through a grant from the Government of India, in which 22 representatives of the Ministry of Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan took part, ended on 22 January 2021.
In order to popularize computer technologies, programming, robotics and e-sports among young people, improve the system for training specialists in this area, our country continues to work consistently to create educational centers for digital technologies.
Acceptance of applications from schoolchildren for participation in the International Competition on Artificial Intelligence for Children in 2021 is open. The competition is organized by Sberbank in cooperation with the companies of the Alliance in the field of artificial intelligence (AI).
WhatsApp has postponed its user agreement update due to the Facebook data-sharing scandal.
A briefing was held at the Agency for Information and Mass Communications under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on a critical analysis of the results on the development of IT technologies, telecommunications and innovation in 2020 and priority tasks in 2021.