PanARMENIAN.Net - Digital UAV International Forum 2019, a first-of-its-kind event on artificial intelligence and unmanned aerial vehicles has started in Armenia. The forum is organized by the National Polytechnic University of Armenia Fund, Moscow Aviation Institute, Ayb School, Locator CJSC, and the Union of Employers of Information and Communication Technology of Armenia.
Aurora Forum and VivaCell-MTS are serving as the general partners of the event.
As part of the Hackathon held during the Digital UAV Forum, VivaCell-MTS granted prizes to the best three teams selected by the panel: first-place winner Improvis recieved AMD 1 000 000, second-place winner Alpha & Omega recieved AMD 700 000, and third-place winner ThreeSmart recieved 500 000 (five hundred thousand).
VivaCell-MTS General Manager Ralph Yirikian handed over the prizes. “Transition to digital world evolves on a fast pace, accelerating with every new day. Every nation has to choose for itself between getting to the forefronts of transition and growing into a leader of the process, to sacrifice time, resources, make efforts, fail, yet learn and create, and standing aside from the global processes and turning into a passive consumer of the odds. We have no alternative to becoming a vibrant center of global processes. We have the preconditions for that. As a leading company in information and telecommunication technologies, VivaCell-MTS has been supporting the initiatives of Armenian young professionals. I congratulate the winners and equally all the participants of this amazing event,” Ralph Yirikian said.
The event aims at creating favorable conditions for development and strengthening of human potential at research and academic institut...