In December 20, 2016 at the Institute of Special Communication and Information Protection of National Technical University of Ukraine "Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute” there was a significant event - the celebration of the 10th anniversary of its formation. Celebrations on the occasion of the first anniversary in the life of the Institute were held at the Center for Culture and Arts Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute.
On this occasion of significant contribution to the development of the institute education and training of highly specialized experts in information and telecommunication systems as well as information security in the public interest, the staff of higher educational institution was awarded with the Diploma of State Service.
The heads of State Special Communications Service of Ukraine, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, representatives of state and local authorities, state security forces, institute veterans and Government Communications troops, parents and close relatives of institute personnel, and other distinguished guests took part in celebration.
Chairman of State Special Communications Service of Ukraine Major General L.O Yevdochenko opened celebrations He congratulated those present on the anniversary of the Institute and presented awards to the best of its employees. The opening speech was held by rector of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, academician M. Zgurovsky. He also presented awards to the best employees of the institute. He was replaced on the podium by acting head of the Institute Colonel Puchkov O. O. He congratulated not only personnel but also presented institute veterans commemorative medals on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of its formation.
Top officers and employees of the institute have received awards from the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine in Kiev and Solomenska administration. Staff also received departmental awards of the Security Service of Ukraine, the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine, the State Guard of Ukraine and the State Border Service of Ukraine. The best students also received prizes from "Alcatel-Lucent Ukraine» that were presented by its CEO Hahlyuk O.A.
On behalf of the veteran organization of State Specialized Communication, P.P Stepaniuk welcomed meeting participants.
The celebrations ended with the concert of amateur groups of students as well as various groups from Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute.