Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH) is a globally attractive knowledge community within applied IT and innovation for sustainable growth. BTH was founded in 1989 which means that we are a young institute who manage education and research in new ways, but still with good quality.At Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH) education and research are of a very high international standard and learning is the focal point for students, teachers and researchers alike. BTH is a recognized university under government control. It is the most distinctly profiled higher education institution in Sweden, with a clear focus on applied information technology and innovation for sustainable growth.
BTH offers study programmes and single subject courses in first, second and third cycles. 7,200 students study at our five schools. Around 35 professors and more than 100 associate and assistant professors work on two campuses.
The UL Faculty of Computing in cooperation with the UL Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science provides higher academic as well as professional education and conducts research in the fields of computer science and information technologies.The studies are organized in 4 levels based on the pyramid principle:
1. The college level prepares programmers and computer network administrators by offering knowledge and skills that correspond to the standards of the first level professional higher education;
2. The bachelor’s level requires mastering not only programming, but also designing and development of complex programme systems;
3. The master’s level where one learns to analyze and design large systems as well as manage projects;
4. The doctoral level prepares highest qualification specialists for the development of large and complex projects as well as for work in higher educational institutions.
The studies offer five education fields of computing (specializations).
The Information & Communication Systems Security Lab (Info-Sec-Lab) includes seven academic staff members and more than twenty research scientists and engineers. Members of the Info-Sec-Lab have been involved in several R&D projects on Security and Privacy, security investigations, audits, security conference committees, and security reviews. Most of the R&D projects have been funded by either European Commission Programs or the Greek government. The lab, also, supports an MSc program on information & communication systems security.
The University is a leading educational institution in Ukraine. Famous scientists in infocommunications and information security industry teach the students. During the training curriculum teachers consult and coordinate their educational programs with the leading telecommunications operators.The infocommunications as a new field of knowledge is proposed in the University. This master program focuses on modern technologies: digital TV, 4th generation mobile networks, future networks and broadband access networks.
The University graduating students are highly qualified specialists in the areas: telecommunication systems and networks, radio equipment and telecommunications, optoelectronic system, information security systems. The specialized academic councils work for these specialties.
NGO UISG is a legal entity for Ukrainian information security community which includes ~ 1500 infosec experts. The community members discuss actual problems/issues in the field of cyber security in groups NGO UISG and UISG in LinkedIn network.The founders of the Group believe that they can unite efforts of Ukrainian professionals for:
* further popularization and advancement of modern InfoSec ideas and practices;
* to became “symbol of trust” in the sphere of cyber threats mitigation within Ukraine as well as abroad.
NGO UISG is the organizer of annual national infosec Conference UISGCON.
AIESEC is an international youth organization that helps develop skills and personal qualities, get new experience, taking part in international programs and projects in the organization. AIESEC unites active young people from 113 countries. Members of the organization are students and graduates who have each day developing personally and professionally towards forming themselves as leaders, and they want to know how to change the world for the better. We believe that developing the skills and personal qualities, we enable young people to influence the future of the world.AIESEC offers young people the opportunity to develop as leaders through a complex experience that is formed by three main elements: Experience in leadership; International Programs AIESEC; Global educational environment. AIESEC in Ukraine since 1994, brings together more than 1,000 students from 70 universities. Local Committees of organization are working in 19 cities of Ukraine.
Kaliningrad State Technical University (KSTU) is the oldest higher education institution in Russia and the only in the Region gives education in almost the all industrial and economic activities. The University offers studies at various levels, namely, Bachelor, Professional Diploma, Master, post-graduate and doctorate, as well as upgrading programmes for specialists. Since 2011 in compliance with Bologna process the KSTU has been developing a new multi-level training system – Bachelor – Master – PhD –Doctorate Degrees.Along with the others KSTU is preparing specialist in Information Technology and Computing Machinery, Complexes, Systems and Networks, Data Processing and Control Systems, and offering interdisciplinary course in Applied Information Technology in Economics.
During last years to the training curricula the Bachelor’s Program in Information Security was introduced. The next step in this area is development of Master Degree modules in Computers Security.
The training center is specialized on providing corporate and open training in information security.Our main courses are: Protection of personal data; Technical protection of confidential information; Cryptography; Ethical hacking; ISO 27001: introduction, implementation and internal audit; Administering of Astra Linux Special Edition; Certification of software; Common Criteria;
We have partner relationships with Bauman Moscow State Technical University and National research nuclear university «MEPhI». The training center is a member of ACP program of British Standards Institution.
Noncommercial Partnership «The partnership of experts of information security» was registered on 7 Sept 2009. Today it is the community of experts, who have professional point of view on different problem questions in the Cyber Security sphere. Moreover it is club for the communication and experience sharing between specialists in the information security.Activity of Noncommercial Partnership members is focused on the investigation and practice of the up-to-date approaches and technologies in the cryptographic protection area and information security. The members of Noncommercial Partnership take part in Cyber Security conferences regularly. These conferences have not only regional level, but federal and international levels. The Noncommercial Partnership members are oriented to up-to-date decisions in the Cyber Security sphere.