News

Christmas is approaching quickly – and our developers in Ukraine feel the Christmas spirit!

Even though we celebrate Christmas Eve on different dates in Denmark and Ukraine – the Christmas spirit starts on December 1st. Our employees have had Secret Santas for several weeks, who have given them small presents at the office. The Secret Santas were revealed at the yearly “Secret Santa Party”, where everyone received their last present from their Secret Santa. Continue reading

Showing how organisational maturity is a good starting point for being modern.

We are pleased and proud to announce a new client: Wine Dock GmbH. Wine Dock is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Hamburg-based Hawesko. With annual sales of EUR 481M, 940 staff, numerous brands and a 50-year history, Hawesko is a giant in the wine world. Continue reading

On November 25th, our Head of Delivery Halyna Shporlyuk was a speaker at Lviv Project Management Day 2017 – the biggest event for IT project managers in Lviv.

Halyna gave a presentation about “Cultural Intelligence in people management”, telling the audience about culture, the paradox of diversity, cultural parameters and how to become culturally intelligent.  Continue reading

We are proud to announce that Conscensia’s Delivery Manager Yaroslav Rozhankivskyy is now a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) within the Scrum Alliance. Yaroslav’s competences benefit our clients and developers, as he is an advanced and experienced Scrum practitioner and can train/coach in Scrum practices.

Yaroslav is also a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) holder, and there are actually only 20 people in Ukraine, who hold a CSP certifications within the Scrum Alliance. Continue reading

Congratulations to Line Milthers with her 10 years anniversary at Conscensia! Yesterday, Conscensia had a surprise party for Line at our office in Lviv, which included flowers, gifts and cake for everyone.

Line started working for Conscensia in October 2007, shortly after we opened our development center in Ukraine. Line lived and worked in Ukraine for 5 years, which provided her with a deep insight to Ukrainian IT competences and culture. After returning to Denmark, Line still enjoys visiting Conscensia’s office in Lviv almost every month. Line is VP of Global Delivery in Conscensia.

Conscensia appreciates Line’s commitment and loyalty, and appreciates her contribution to Conscensia’s success!

 

Every year, we celebrate Conscensia’s birthday with our employees – to show our gratitude for their work and dedication throughout the year.

Last weekend, we celebrated our 11th birthday in the Carpathian mountains. Despite heavy rain showers – all employees showed true joy and enthusiasm –and we ended up having several hours of fun teambuilding activities together, as well as dinner and dancing in the evening.

As a special surprise for our developers, our clients surprised them with birthday greetings and photos.

We have the best clients and employees!

Last week Conscensia hosted guests from Norway, who came to Lviv on an inspirational trip organized by NUCC, ICT Norway and Conscensia.

After visiting IT Arena, the delegation visited our office and discussed Ukrainian economy and Norwegian-Ukrainian relations. Our guests were highly interested in our Delivery Managers’ presentations. Zoryana Drapaylo talked about Cultural Differences – a broad overview on how and why cultural intelligence is crucial to success in a diverse environment. Yaroslav Rozhankivskyy gave a presentation on “Responsible Sourcing: a third way to success,” a brief on a model which combines the advantages of having one’s own staff and traditional consulting, keeping key benefits from both approaches. Continue reading