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Year by year the number of IT companies in Cluj is steadily increasing The same applies to the number of employees working in the IT sector and the start-ups are following the same pattern. In this context, the municipality of Cluj joined the initiative of the tech and innovation ecosystem, building together the technological brand of the city…
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    Shape the Future of Robotics!

    The DIH² Consortium is currently working to develop a model that represents the needs of mid-caps, SMEs and other potential students, in their implementation of robotic technologies. For this purpose, we have created a questionnaire based on which we will create the MOOCs training courses…
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  • SEETEST 2019 announces Super Early Bird tickets!

    SEETEST’s 8th edition will take place in Bucharest, Romania on 26-27 September this year in JW Marriott Grand Hotel. Right now Full Conference Tickets for the 2-day event are 30% off for everyone who registers before February 28…
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  • University of Tampere and VTT to lead robotisation of SMEs with a total funding of EUR 32 million

    Within the next few years, robotics to enable agile production will be developed in Tampere, Finland in two projects under the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme with a combined budget of EUR 32 million…

    “Demand and Offer of Digitalization” study 2018

    The study was developed by ARIES Transilvania with the support of Cluj-Napoca City Hall…

    Innovation Camp 2018, Cluj-Napoca

    ARIES Transilvania, iTech Transilvania Cluster, with the support of Cluj-Napoca Municipality and other regional relevant actors, organized on October 27-28, 2018 the second edition of Cluj-Napoca Innovation Camp…

    DRIF III – “Women Leadership in Industry 4.0”

    On September 17th in Bucharest, Smart Everything Everywhere (SEE) is organizing the third edition of the Digital Romania International Forum, in the context of the Three Seas Initiative Summit…

    Blockchain for Development: The Future Now

    The Blockchain for Development Forum, organized by DevelopmentAid is a one-day event that brings together the technology implementers, innovators and influencers in Blockchain and DLT…

    We have started the workshops for the Cluj-Napoca’s Smart City Strategy

    SEETEST Conference 2018

    ARIES Transilvania is a supporting organization of South East European Software Testing Conference SEETEST 2018 which will take place in Belgrade, Serbia on September 27-28, 2018…

    Study of the IT & C Sector in Cluj – National Comparative Analysis

    The positive dynamic of the IT & C sector, is ranking Cluj among the first places as a national growing pol in this field of activity. The relevance of the IT sector is in its implication and involvement in the other sectors, being called the support industry which is increasing efficiency in the delivering of services and products and also the industry which activates the other sectors….

    IT & C Study in Cluj – National Comparative Analysis

    The National Study of the IT & C Market was initiated by ARIES Transilvania and iTech Transilvania Cluster by ARIES T, with the support of Cluj-Napoca City Hall and Local Council and it contained an analysis at national level and also a comparative analysis on the companies from urban centers in Romania…

    Transilvania MegaHack

    ARIES Transilvania is co-organizing Transylvania MegaHack, between 4-5 November at CLujHUB. Designed for problem solvers like you, we intend to make the MegaHack one of the largest regional annual hackathons.

    Gala Transilvania Tech Industry Awards

    ARIES TRANSILVANIA organized Gala Transilvania Tech Industry Awards in collaboration with StartUp Transilvania Center, BRD, Cluj-Napoca City Hall, Tetarom – Tetapolis, Vitrina Advertising, ClujHUB, Microsoft, IBM.

    Smart City Forum

    ARIES Transilvania organized Smart City Forum on 2nd November at Liberty Technology Park, as the second edition of Innovation Dialogue.

    Digital Romania International Forum II — “Startups in 4.0 Industries”

    Digital Romania International Forum II — “Startups in 4.0 Industries” is a event organised by Smart Everything Everywhere and will take place in Bucharest between October 31st and November 1st, 2017.

    Going Global-Business without Borders

    There is no shortage of reasons why investors choose the United States – from the business-friendly environment and quality of life considerations to specific technology, supply chain, infrastructure and workforce factors.

    Hacking Health Hackathon

    Between 28th-29th October, ARIES Transilvania will participate at Hacking Health Hackathon, a hackathon based on healthcare subjects, organized by our colleagues from Smart Everything Everywhere…

    April 11th 2017: ARIES Transilvania became a member in the “Digital Skills and Jobs” Coalition

    The European Commission’s initiative was determined by the existing disparity between the needs of the digital economy…

    April 6th 2017,Satelite Imagery and Climate Change Mitigation Conference, Baia Mare

    Climate Change is a global event with a strong impact on local communities. Biodiversity, Agriculture, Forestry (and snow) are at risk. The European Space Agency provides the tools that enable us to understand, mitigate and adapt to climate change, protecting our forests…

    Accessing European grants – innovation and new technologies

    ARIES Transylvania is organizing on 28th March a workshop on access European grants – innovation and new technologies, with the participation of Mr. Victor Negrescu MEP.

    ARIES Transilvania is a consultant organisation in the Neptune project

    This initiative has the purpose of giving support to the transcontinental collaboration and entrepreneurship in different regions from Europe, by stimulating different sectors to take part in the innovative domain[…]

    June, 13-14, 2017,Open Innovation Conference 2.0.

    The fifth edition will take place in Cluj and it will be preceded by an innovation camp-like event the weekend before 13-14 June 2017 and Innovation Luminary Awards Gala Dinner between Day 1 and Day 2 of the conference.


    Between 24 to 28 April 2017, ARIES Transilvania, with FEPA-CM, will organize the participation of our members at the fair Hannover Messe in “Industrial Automation” or “Digital Factory” hall, depending on your option. The profile of the delegation is automatics, electronics and software.


    Between 20 to 24 March 2017, ARIES Transilvania (Romanian Association for Electronic and Software Industry) will attend CeBIT in Hanover Germany, an exhibition of ICT regarded as the biggest annual event in the field of information and communications technology.


    To mark Austria’s chairmanship of the OSCE in 2017, ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA joins hands with the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW), the Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs (BMEIA) and the OSCE to organize the OSCE Chairmanship Business Conference.

    November 2016, ARIES Transilvania was accepted in Copernicus network

    This network aims intermediar communities and the final users through providing safe data with aplicability in many domains. ARIES Transilvania will work as a contact point, promoting the benefits of Earth’s observation program.

    27.07.2015, ARIES Transilvania supports members in accessing The instrument for IMM companies within Horizon 2020

    The instrument for IMM companies has been launched through the EU financing and research program. Horizon 2020, which benefits of a budget of 80 million Euros, has the purpose of helping small companies to convert innovative projects in actual services and products

    27.07.2015, Young performers community from Romania reunited in Cluj-Napoca at “Creatori de viitor – Champions United”

    Over 100 high-school students from 30 locations in Romania participated at one of the most important events dedicated to students in Cluj-Napoca. The event lasted 6 days and was called “Creatori de viitor – Champions United”. The students helped provide a vision for the education in the year of 2025 …

    14.07.2015, “Creatori de viitor – Champions United” – exceptional youth will be rewarded at Cluj-Napoca

    ARIES Transylvania is a partner at “Gala Performantei in educatie”, which will take place on July 22 2015, at Casino in Central Park Cluj-Napoca. This event is part of the “Creatori de viitor – Champions United” program, dedicated to highschool students with outstanding performance in education […]

    13.07.2015, Workshop ” 2020 : Opportunities for partnerships for RDI”

    Workshop organized in partnership by the Prefecture of Cluj, ARIES Transylvania and the National Institute for Research and Development of Izotopic and Molecular Technologies Cluj[…]

    13.07.2015, In the first half of 2015 the number of members ARIES Transylvania increased by 30%

    ARIES Transylvania confirms the value of activities carried out last year by attracting the major players in the ICT and electronics areas on the regional market. In the first 6 months of 2015, the following joined ARIES Transilvania: EBS Romania SA, msg systems Romania, Softvision

    03.07.2015, ARIES Transylvania, regional point of contact of EEN network, organizes workshop “2020:Opportunities for Partnerships for RDI”

    Workshop will be organized in partnership by the Prefecture of Cluj, ARIES Transylvania and the National Institute for Research and Development of Izotopic and Molecular Technologies Cluj.

    01.07.2015, ARIES Transilvania and iTech Transilvania support “Creatori de viitor – Champions United”

    Between 17 – 23 July, an important event will take place in Cluj-Napoca, meant for highschool students with outstanding performances from Romania, called “Creatii de viitor – Champions United”.

    29.05.2015, “Clusters- Innovative Business Models” conference 4-5 June, Cluj-Napoca

    We have the honor of inviting you to participate at the fourth National Conference of clusters which will take place in Cluj between 4-5 June 2015, within USAMV Cluj-NApoca and Centrul de Cultura Urbana Casino, where ARIES Transylvania is co-organizer.

    29.05.2015, The first half of 2015 came with new members for ARIES Transilvania

    We wish to welcome the new members of ARIES Transilvania: EBS Romania, MGS Systems Romania, Soft Tech Plus, i4Tech e-SOLUTIONS, Accent IT, IKON Soft.

    04.05.2015, New record on the number of applications on ARIES Transilvania’s internship program

    Starting with May 2015, ARIES Transilvania will participate in the PRACT-IT project, coordinated by Babes-Bolyai University and Cluj IT Cluster by providing internships for students in Cluj.

    02.03.2015, Cluj Innovation Days, From knowledge to market value – 19-20 march

    ARIES Transilvania is part of the organizing team of the anual event Cluj Innovation Days. The third edition’s theme being: From knowledge to market value, […]

    01.02.2015, Voicu Oprean is the new president of ARIES Transilvania

    Starting February 2015 ARIES Transilvania has a new president and a new Board of Directors. Mr. Voicu Oprean, CEO AROBS, was elected for a period of 2 years and, as the president of the organization […]

    01.01.2015, Partner in the Enterprise Europe Network

    On January 1st, 2015 ARIES Transilvania became a partner in the project funded by the European Commission: BISNet Transylvania – Network Support for Business and Innovation in Transylvania. The project will[…]

    04.11.2014, TeCOMM 4th edition

    The fourth edition of eCommerce Expo Conference TeCOMM was held on 30 and 31 October at the Grand Hotel Italia in Cluj Napoca. Over 400 representatives of online shops, marketing specialists, SEO and […]

    15.10.2014, ICT Proposers’ Day 2014

    ICT Proposers’ Day 2014 was held October 9-10 this year in Florence, Italy. The main theme of the event was the European Horizon 2020 funding program for 2015 in the field of Information Technology and […]

    20.11.2014, Software Architecture Day

    The American expert Fred George held Thursday, November 20, at Cluj-Napoca “Enabling Emerging Technologies: Exploiting the Speed and Productivity of the latest Valley Technology” intensive workshop.

    17.06.2014, Exchange of good practices between local clusters

    On June 24, 2014 we invite you to the workshop “Exchange of best practices between local clusters”

    15.05.2014, Press release

    Aries Transilvania headquartered in Cluj-Napoca, Nicolae Titulescu street, no.4, is implementing – starting with 15 may 2014 – the project “Training human resources in advanced technologies -ITech Transilvania”, co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund.

    30.08.2012, Press release

    HItech companies, along with the most important universities from Cluj, started the constitution of the competitivess pole for the informational society – POLARIS