IT-Country! International Tech Expo TIBO 2018 Opens In Minsk

The 25th edition of the international forum on telecommunications, information and banking technologies TIBO 2018 opened in Minsk.

IT Country Belarus – in spotlight of the forum!

The largest Belarusian IT expon that is running from 14 to 18 May, gathered over 100 companies from 15 countries, including the UK, China, Russia, the US and Japan.

The visitors of the forum couldn’t miss a real tank right in front of the entrace to the velodrome.

The tank was brought to the site by Wargaming and Beltelecom that recently updated its internet tariffs.

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Traditionally, Belarusian mobile providers – velcom and MTS, Beltelecom, beCloud and Huawei – are the biggest newsmakers of the forum.

Among other things, velcom introduced, unusual router-drives, “smart home” and SIP-telephony.

The infrastructure operator beCloud arranged a test communication zone of the fifth generation 5G with a base station right in the center of the pavilion.

The download speed of the file was above 3500 Mb/s. However it will take up to two years for the Belarusians to be able to enjoy such speeds.

Another centre of attention was a very powerful gaming monoblock Tesla, which is assembled in Belarus.

TIBO exhibition has been hosted in Belarus since 1994.

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Today it is one of the largest and the most prestigious events in the sphere of technologies.

It bring together government officials, heads of international organizations and leading information and communication companies.

This year’s expo displayed Belarusian IT innovations, the latest achievements in robotics, new mobile and utilities services, apps, geo-info and navigation technologies.

Ways of application of novelities in healthcare, education, public security, transport and agriculture.

When: 14-15 May, 2018

Where: Minsk Arena (111a, Pobediteley Avenue)

More new ICT products and tech desicions presented at TIBO can be found here.