AmCham Slovakia

Great overview of AI University courses in Slovakia

Slovak universities offer 91 courses in AI field for the students.

July 01, 2020

AmCham representatives met with met with Vladimír Ledecký, soon-to-be State Secretary of the Ministry of Regional Development

On 22nd June, AmCham’s President Gabriel Galgóci, Executive Director Ronald Blaško, Policy officer Marek Hrubčo, and Member of the Board, Peter Fischer, met with Vladimír Ledecký, soon-to-be State Secretary of the Ministry of Regional Development. 

June 23, 2020

Bird & Bird law firm strengthens its team in Bratislava

As of July 2020, the Slovak Bird & Bird team has been strengthened by an experienced senior lawyer Ivan Kisely who is joining on the position of Counsel.

July 02, 2020

Dentons helps GCs to plan for the next 12 months and beyond with a New Dynamic toolkit

Dentons has launched a New Dynamic toolkit, leveraging the insights of its ex-General Counsel contingent (from Nextlaw In-House Solutions) as well as the insights of legal operational specialists, talent and innovation to create a toolkit to help GCs and In-house legal teams address and reflect on a broader range of topics that will help to inform their strategic planning and help them to navigate the unknown in this New Dynamic.

June 30, 2020

Evolveum and Nomura Research Institute enter strategic partnership agreement

Evolveum s.r.o. with CEO Igor Farinic, with a head office in Slovakia, Central Europe, has developed an open source software midPoint. People of Evolveum realize the importance of security and governance in administrating users identities. 

MidPoint represents efficient and innovative solution for organizations all over the world combining identity management and identity governance. Its uniqueness lies within individual approach and innovation. Fundamental philosophy of midPoint is being an open source software. Such a software model enables completely transparent approach with documentation and source code being accessible for the public. MidPoint has a constantly growing, vibrant engineering and business community built on cooperation, experience and knowledge sharing.

Everyone together from subscribers, partners and enthusiasts contributes to a better and more secure future. Therefore, joining forces with Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI), with Chairman and President CEO Shingo Konomoto, with a head office in Tokyo, Japan, only intensify midPoints base foundation. Thanks to open source software ideology (OSS), it is possible to implement specific features requested by NRIs customers. NRI has contributed to Identity Administration field with OpenStandia, an open source support service, delivering consulting, design, development and support services. October 1st, 2019 Entering into partnership agreement with NRI has been a valuable step ever since we have started our mutual communication. NRI has invested a considerable amount of time into midPoints research upfront. Since 2016, NRI has been exploring midPoint and actively contributing to its community by, for instance, translating the product and its documentation into Japanese. NRI has maintained significantly close cooperation with Evolveum while getting familiar with midPoint. We, at Evolveum, cherish deeply such a pre-partnership process. Having a partner as NRI is an aspiration coming true.

Evolveums network is enriched with the first Japanese company. We are looking forward to our future cooperation bringing together new challenges in identity governance and administration world. From the start, NRI has proved their open source spirit to be a trustful supplier of solutions based on midPoint.

Overview of NRI:
  • Name: Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. Address: 1-9-2 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku,
  • Tokyo URL:
  • Representative: Chairman and President CEO Shingo Konomoto
  • Business: Consulting, financial IT solutions, industrial IT solutions,IT platform services
  • Capital: 20 067 million yen (as of September 30, 2019) appx. 165 million EUR or 185 million USD Established: April 1, 1965 Number of employees: 12,578 (consolidated as of March 31, 2019) Revenue: 501 243 million yen (consolidated as of March 31, 2019) appx. 4 126 million EUR or 4 604 million USD

For further information on news release:
EVOLVEUM, s.r.o.
Tel. : +421 232 117 191
Email :

Evolveum s.r.o.
Vendelínska 109
900 55 Lozorno
Slovakia, Central Europe
Evolveum s.r.o.