Representatives of Azerbaijan IT Institute Met Soros Foundation Consultant for IT Program
The meeting of the Scientific Panel has been held in the IT Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan. Trend reports referring to the Institute, Russell Sautwood, the Consultant for IT Programmes of the Soros Foundation and Yashar Hajjiyev, the National Coordinator of GД°PД° (Global Д°nternet Policy Д°nitiative) participated as well.
The key aim of the arrangement was to get acquainted with the Azerbaijan ITC sphere.
Rasim Aliguliyev, the Director of the IT Institute, told about the history of the foundation of the organization, its activity and achievements for the recent years.
Marking that the major ideology of the new millennium is an information society, formation of this society, and that IT plays the key role in this issue, Mr. Aliguliyev said that he had taken the responsibilities that the institute he leads would take part in strategically-important IT projects and making decisions in this issue.
The representative of the Soros Foundation, provided participants of the meeting with the key principles on implementation of IT program.