Events on Digitalization and

Digital Transformation

Cybersecurity for SMEs and MEs

September 17, 2020: And we’ve started the second cyberGEIGER use case workshop focused on issue of “CyberSecurity: Current Practices and Priorities for SMEs”. Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz FHNW, Cluj IT Cluster, CERT-RO, Braintronix, Bitdefender. In the second part of the workshop we are going to identify key aspects to design efective solutions for SMEs such as to meet their major concerns and expectations. In reaching such goals we work in close connection with representatives from SMEs. Advanced techniques for contextual inquiry, job to be done, mock-up design, value proposition foundation, user journey mapping, persona description, etc. are included within the applicative sessions.

Digital Europe

July 23, 2020: online – This event is dedicated to SMEs, large enterprises and public administration and intends to educate decision makers on the necessity to adopt digital technologies in their activities and to start the journey towards an effective digital transformation.


Vulnerabilities on Cybersecurity

June 18, 2020 Online: The seminar is dedicated to SMEs and intends to underline key aspects about vulnerabilities of companies to cyber attacks and beyond this, to information security.
The seminar will be delivered by Dr. Ciprian Oprisa, technical leader malware, researcher at Bitdefender. The talk after the presentation will be moderated by Prof. Stelian Brad.
With this occasion, results of a survey addressed to SMEs on cybersecurity practices will be also disseminated.

Design Studio :: IoT Tribe SPACE ENDEAVOR

April 21, 2020 Online: Hack your business case with the support of our team of experts. Successful SMEs, start-ups and founders will join the intensive 2-month acceleration programme starting on the 1st of June, from Madrid. Put your start-up in warp drive! Register for free today!

Digital Skills beyond COVID-19

April, 17, 2020 Online: Mr. Stelian Brad, President of Cluj IT, is joining European DIGITAL SME Alliance’s first online webinar this Friday. The subject of Digital Skills in the context of the current crisis will be discussed with Mr. Andrea Glorioso, Policy Officer at the European Commission for Future of Work and Digital SME’s Alliance Secretary-General, Mr. Sebastiano Toffaletti. Be sure to tune in tomorrow for the Facebook & Twitter livestreams! Recorded interview here.

Digital Transformation - Opportunity, Option or Imperative Necessity? The Role of Digital Innovation Hubs

February 27, 2020, Cluj-Napoca, Romania: Event organized by Cluj IT and hosted by Technical University of Cluj-Napoca.The event has as guest speaker the president of the National Authority for Romania’s Digitalization, Mr. Sabin Sarmas, who introduced the focus of the Authority in the years to come. Various speakers covered a wider range of issues related to digital transformation. Mr. Alexandru Tulai had an interesting talk about smart territories and smart communities. Mrs. Monica Muresan highlighted the importance of digital transformation for non-IT companies. Mr. Cristian Otgon introduced financing opportunities at national level and regional level for digitalization, and Mr. Kelemen Andrei put an emphasis of such opportunities at European level. Mr. Stelian Brad made a presentation of DIH4S and its services to market. We had the chance to find out key concepts about co-creation and cooperation among various stakeholders to enable digital transformation projects. These aspects were presented by Mr. Eugen Otava. In the second part of the event we attended presentations from real projects. Examples are about tele-medicine, industry 4.0, tele-monitoring of public utilities, cloud architectures for SMEs, application of digitalization in the recruiting process, servitization, digitalization in medical assistance, etc.

Advanced Digital Technologies and Their Implications on Economy and Society

February 7, 2020, Bistrita, Romania: Event organized in collaboration with Interact Bistrita Nosa. Speaker Stelian Brad .Location: Complexul Muzeal Bistrita-Nasaud. 18:00 p.m.

SMEs as Enablers of Digital Transformation: How do does digital skills gap affect digital SMEs?

February 5, 2020, Brussels, Belgium: Meeting organized by the European Digital SME Alliance. We were present in the meeting with an intervention of prof. Stelian Brad about challenges of SMEs towards adopting digitalization. Discussions involved members of the European Parliament, policy officers of the European Commission, SMEs, IT training providers, etc. It was concluded that an European Strategy on Digital Skills is of high importance for the future of Europe. A special focus will be on upskilling and reskilling of employees on IoT, cybersecurity and big data.

Workshop on Digital Innovation Quotient

December 18, 2019, Bistrita, Romania: Event organized by Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Chamber of Commerce and Industry Bistrita-Nasaud and Cluj IT. Four companies are assisted to evaluate their DIQ. Some other 10 companies assist to the process as a live lesson to learn.

Workshop on e-Invoicing: Legal Obligation and Opportunity

December 12, 2019, Bucharest, Romania: Cluj IT organizes an event on implementing the EC Directive 55/2014 in Romania, in the Campus Research Center of the Politehnica University of Bucharest. It is the second event of Cluj IT organized on this topic, after the first one from May 2019, held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Experts from DG Connect, EC introduced the key issues on e-Invoicing, as well as practices from various EU countries. This event was attended by representatives of various Romanian ministries and governmental agencies. The National Forum for e-Invoicing was set up with this occasion.

Seminar on Digital Transformation

December 11, 2019, Bucharest, Romania: At SIDI Winter School, held at SNSPA Bucharest, Cluj IT delivered two seminars on digital transformation issues. One tackled aspects on Smart Transformation, and the second one was about Advanced Digital Technologies and Economic Growth.

Workshop on Digitalization and Digital Transformation of Industrial Companies

November 21, 2019, Bistrita, Romania: Cluj IT, Chamber of Commerce and Industry Bistrita-Nasaud, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca and North-West Regional Development Agency delivered instructional presentations of digital solutions for industrial companies from Bistrita. Besides this, presentations about various services on digital innovation and digital transformation were introduced. B2B sessions have been also included in this event.