In the framework of the Program for Innovation supported by the Innovation Fund, funds were approved in the amount of 2 million Euros for 9 projects.
Of the total of 75 applications, among the companies that received funding, there is also member of NiCAT cluster Photon Optronices with Project „2.5 Ladar Device“.
On 18th and 19th October 2018, in Belgrade, regional tech conference Heapcon will be held. Conference is dedicated to software engineering.
Some of the speakers that will be at the conference: Aron Gupta (Amazon Web Services), Courtney Hemphill (Carbon Five), Martin Splitt (Google), Patrick Kettner (Microsoft) etc.
On Thursday 20th September 2018 at City Hall, the first Blockchain workshop will be held.
The workshop will present the possibilities of blockchain technology in order to develop smart cities. Also, the project "GCT-Green City Token" will be presented with the aim of solving concrete urban problems.
Representatives of USAID, UNDP and the Government of the Republic of Serbia will attend the workshop.
Delegation of NiCAT cluster visited China from July 29th to August 9th to identify opportunities for cooperation with this country and present potentials of companies of Nis and regions.
Cluster representatives visited the IoT EXPO 2018, the world's leading Internet of Things Fair which was held in Shenzhen. The delegation also took part in a workshop with B&R International Co-incubation (ICI), where delegation met representatives of associations, representatives of state agencies and private companies.