November 2017

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CANIETI’s Tira Paro 2017 Hackathon Seeks New Solutions to Social Problems
November 30, 2017

The ‘Tira Paro 2017’ Hackathon, organized CANIETI, brings together university students to develop software that creates a solution to a social problem.

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Mexico Beats Out USA in Numerous OECD Science and Technology Rankings
November 28, 2017

According to the OECD, Mexico is one of the top five countries for labor productivity in the information technology industries, ranking ahead of the USA.

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Video Feature: CANIETI President Announces Key Industry Objectives for 2018
November 23, 2017

During the opening ceremony of the CANIETI Annual Conference 2017, Mario de la Cruz announced near-future plans and ambitions of the IT sector in Mexico.

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Softtek Teams Up With Microsoft to Drive Digital Transformation in Latin America
November 21, 2017

As part of the partnership agreement, Microsoft will give access to Azure, its popular cloud computing service for building, testing, deploying, and managing applications and services through a global network of data centers.

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Sophia, The AI Robot, Will Be Keynote Speaker at Jalisco Talent Event
November 16, 2017

She is the first lifeless speaker ever to attend the annual event designed to bring together technology talent from around the country to discuss emerging technologies, including robotic technology and virtual reality.

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Mexican Entrants Makes Huge Impact in Global Hackathon with Sustainable Urban Tech
November 14, 2017

A number of talented Mexicans have been recognized at the regional stage of the Accenture Global Connected Hackathon, a global technology competition.

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Mexico Receives WITSA Award for Red Compartida Following CANIETI Nomination
November 9, 2017

Mexico’s SCT has formally received the award granted by the World Alliance of Information Technologies and Services (WITSA), for the Red Compartida project.

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Tech Giant Huawei Training Mexican Students in Advanced Information Technology
November 7, 2017

Among the subjects being tutored include cloud computing, intelligent networks and internet of things (IoT), according to Mexico’s Secretariat of Communications and Transportation (SCT).

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Video Interview: IJALTI Director on Jalisco Tech Talent Development
November 2, 2017

Eduardo Chavez from IJALTI explains how the Mexican state of Jalisco, and the “Silicon Valley of Mexico”, Guadalajara, is working on the tech talent gap.

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