Ukrainian IT Talent Pool to Hit 100,000 Tech Specialists by 2020
Ukrainian government and IT community have recently announced the launch of a new ambitious project aimed to turn Ukraine into the “tech brain basket” of Europe.
The project has the following major goals:
Create 100,000 new workplaces in IT that is up to a $ 3,5 billion industry as of 2013
Increase annual revenues from IT exports to the United States and EU up to over $10 billion (from today’s $1,5 – $1,8 billion)
Attract $1 billion foreign investments into the expansion and upgrade of the Ukrainian IT education system
Develop and implement eGovernment