Founded in 1907
The 8th IT STAR Workshop on the History of Computing will take place on September 19 in Szeged, Hungary.
The conference will be dedicated to the history of computer science
in the countries of Central, Eastern and Southern Europe. It will
feature more than 10 speakers, from Poland, Italy, Russia, Hungary and
Petri Paju, Ph.D., Post-Doc Researcher from the Department of
Cultural History at the University of Turku in Finland, will make a
report on IBM in Eastern Europe. Kiril Boyanov, full member of the
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, will speak on the history of computer
science in Bulgaria. Vladimir Kitov, lecturer from the Department of
Computer Science of Russia’s Plekhanov University of Economics, will
make a report on Development and using of the three first Soviet
The conference is an annual event which is dedicated to the different aspects of information technology.