CEO, Lviv IT Cluster
Stepan VESELOVSKYI is CEO of Lviv IT Cluster, where for the last six years he has been contributing to the development of the IT industry. He has managed to unite more than 80 IT companies in the community. For five years in a row, Mr. Veselvoskyi has organized IT Arena, the largest tech event in Ukraine and Eastern Europe. It has been named the best tech event in the country three times. Additionally, he is the organizer of the IT Jazz conference. Mr. Veselovskyi is one of the ideologists of the cluster strategy and the development of the IT industry on the regional level. He has contributed to new clusters emerging throughout Ukraine, specifically Kharkiv, Odessa, Lutsk, Ivano-Frankivsk, and Dnipro. In 2017, together with partners, he began constructing the Innovation District IT Park, one of the largest infrastructure projects in Lviv. It aims to become a place for growth and a thriving IT ecosystem of the city. Additionally, he has initiated projects like IT House, IT Research, IT Expert, and IT Club. Mr. Veselovskyi is an Honorary Ambassador of Lviv and a graduate of the Lviv Polytechnic National University and the Lviv Business School.