Association Kosice IT Valley, together with its founding members and other IT companies and the valuable assistance of SAP, decided to build on a very successful training project in the field of ICT and job creation in the ICT sector in recent years. Signing of a Thursday's Memorandum of understanding and cooperation in the congress center of the region's largest IT Company T-Systems Slovakia, whose signatories are Kosice IT Valley and SAP Slovakia, have officially launched the long-term educational project SAP ACADEMY.

Its implementation yielding potential of creating 900-1200 new jobs  to regions Kosice and Presov in support of SAP (from the administration, through the development in ABAP, design business processes, implementation and support of individual system modules, to the creation of  super user for individual modules of the system working in the  "Shared Service Centers"). These new jobs could be created in several companies associated in Kosice IT Valley and other companies planning to use the enormous creative potential of young people from Eastern Slovakia.