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State Government of Victoria named as a Gold Sponsor for YITCON 14, the Youth Festival of ICT

Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014

The Australian Computer Society is pleased to announce that the Department of State Development, Business and Innovation on behalf of the State Government of Victoria is a Gold Sponsor for this year’s Youth Festival of ICT (YITCON 14). 

The Department of State Development, Business and Innovation is the Victorian Government's lead agency for the promotion and facilitation of the State's economic development. The Department develops and implements a diverse range of programs, initiatives and projects.

These activities are designed to: attract and facilitate investment; encourage exports; generate job opportunities; stimulate innovation; create opportunities for businesses and communities; help businesses access skilled workers; create strong regional and rural communities and economies; strengthen earth resources and maintain a competitive energy sector; and promote Victoria.

YITCON 14 brings together secondary students, university students and young professionals interested in ICT careers to learn about leading edge technological change and how to prosper in the digital future. YITCON will be held 9 & 10 October 2014 at The Forum in Melbourne, VIC.