Tekwill: One Year Anniversary

15 March 2018, 09:30 - 23:30

We have the great pleasure to invite you all to the one-year anniversary of the largest national and regional ICT Excellence Center - Tekwill.

Attendance is free of charge! To confirm your presence please fill in the form.

Tekwill, the largest facility of its kind in Southeast Europe, is a complex ecosystem, endowed with the resources, the technologies and the content necessary for people to develop and implement ideas, and enhance excellence in the information technology field. It was created and developed with the support of the United States Agency for International Development and the Government of Sweden, under the auspices of the Government of Moldova, as a partnership between the private sector and the academia. Tekwill excelled at its activities and achieved its goals set for the first year, thus becoming the business card of the ICT field in Moldova.

For its first anniversary, Tekwill, as the main platform of excellence in ICT in Moldova, has planned a number of activities to reflect the vast areas of assistance: continuous education and training, empowerment of IT professionals, community development, and the support of entrepreneurship initiatives.

Tekwill's anniversary agenda will include various interactive activities for our invitees: government representatives, development partners, IT industry representatives, startups, academia, students and young enthusiasts, international guests and the media.

Where When


Tekwill Cafe 9:30-10:30 Shared Breakfast with Ana Chirita Ana Chirita is the Executive Director of the National Association of ICT Companies and Tekwill Project Senior Coordinator 
Imaginarium 11:00-12:30 Tekwill Anniversary Ceremony Welcoming remarks on behalf of Tekwill main Partners and stakeholders. Networking event.
Tekwill 14:00-17:00 Tekwill Tours Join us for a for a tour and learn more about Tekwill programs, initiatives and events. Dive into a space energized by a community of enthusiasts, ”out of the box thinkers” and awesome people! We promise - you will fall in love with Tekwill!
IoT Lab 13:00-18:00 3D Modelling and 3D Printing

Whether you’re an engineer, a designer, a student or a consumer just curious about creating via 3D Modelling and 3D Printing, this workshop was created for you.

Learn how to use Fusion 360 3D modelling software to create your own projects! The workshop will cover the basic operations of 3D modelling and 3D printing and will guide participants through the necessary steps needed to translate ideas into a real keychain.

Electronics Workshop - Build an electronic piano
Have you ever wondered how electronic pianos work? In this beginner-friendly workshop you will be introduce to the electronic components and their function in the electronic circuit, so each participant could build a tiny, working electronic piano from scratch.
No previous experience with electronic music or electronics is required.
Hello World 14:00-17:00 Getting started with Raspberry pi - Build a radio transmitter/ receiver Have you ever wanted to create your own radio? This workshop will teach you how to build your own low power FM radio transmitter using a Raspberry Pi.
FabLab 14:00-18:00 Join the world of flying models and drones  Find out what is an aeromodel and how it's made, see a flying drone, enter the world of aeromodelling - a technological hobby and an exciting sport.
FabLab 14:00-18:00

Precious Plastic Demo

 "Recycling" - you heard this word at school, saw online, or talked with someone, but have you ever saw the process of plastic recycling? If yes, great! If not also great because you will have the opportunity to bring plastic and see how it's introduced in a new life cycle. Sounds good, right?
FabLAb  14:00-18:00 Power Tools Testing Booth by NANU Market Get your hands on some brand new power tools and test them in the future FabLab. Only hands-on experience guided by specialists from NANU Market
UNDP BIL 14:00-15:30 SDG Roulette: Creative Scenarios Workshop

You will get a chance to learn more about Sustainable Development Goals through an interactive game in which each participant will be directly involved and try to promote it.

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity.

Hotspot 14:00-17:00 Embeded Robotics - step by step  
Frontend 14:00-17:00 Shutterstock

This workshop is aimed at helping you to get the most from your images with the potential to license and sell them through stock suppliers. It will show you how you can make your images more competitive and be more productive when shooting. You need some actionable ideas to start turning shots into cash. You don’t need to look any further because we have precisely what you need.

The second part of the seminar will focus on understanding the license agreement on stock. Before committing to a stock photo, make sure to read the fine print for your license. Some stock photo services reserve the right to revoke your license at any point, just in case they need to remove the content from their archive or run into a dispute with the photographer. The first part of the workshop will be dedicated to photographers and the second part - to those people who work with stockpiles.

Jobs 14:00-17:00 The Importance of the 12 Principles Of Animation In The Era Of Computer Generated Graphics The speaker will demonstrate how animation can help to tell a good story using cartoons as an example.
Network 14:00-17:00 Sound Design, Production & Performance If electronic music is your passion, this workshop is your opportunity. Push your limits as an electronic musician and develop your skills in sound design, production and performance. Learn the essential tools and techniques for creating, mixing and mastering your own music.
Inspiration 14:00-15:00 Initiation in Front End Development

This workshop will teach you the skills to kickstart a career in Front End Development, assuming no previous knowledge of any of the topics presented. 

Front End Development is an area of Web Development that includes all the skills required to create the visual and interactive part of a Website. It's a complex mix of skills and technologies and one of the most fast growing and well-paid IT sectors of the moment.

Backlog 14:00-17:00 Implementing modern technologies in the educational process What is the future of technology in education? Information and communication technologies are changing the teaching and learning process around the world. There are many theories about how the implementation process must be done in order to adapt the community to the new system. This workshop aims to gather students, teachers, IT related and not, to create a community of Edutech which will contribute to the implementation and promotion of modern technologies in the educational process.
Backend 14:00-17:00 Design Thinking Learn the methodology of Design Thinking. It's about practical thinking, about small but fair changes that bring great results over time. And there is a bonus to this methodology - it teaches you that any task or problem you have in front of you, most of the time you can help the people in your team. In fact, they make the most important changes in business, community, family, people.
Imaginarium 19.00 Tekwill Party Celebration time! 

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