Olga Simson


  • Since 2011, advisor at the Head of the State Agency for Science, Innovation and Informatization
  • Since 2015, member of the Strategic Council of the Ukrainian Center for the Promotion of Public-Private Partnership
  • Since 2016, member of the Coordination Council for Intellectual Property Issues at Kharkiv regional state administration, member of the legal and educational committees of Kharkov IT-cluster
  • Since 2015, implementer and founder of educational programs IT Law, IT Security, Entrepreneurship and Law in Hi-Tech



  • In 1998 graduated with honors the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University
  • In 2001 defended candidate thesis on the topic "Legal features of investment contracts".
  • In 2015 defended doctoral dissertation on the topic "Legal model of public-private partnership"
  • Since 2017, Professor of the Civil Law Department No. 2 at the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University


  • Since 2001, teacher at the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University
  • Guest lecturer at the National Polytechnic University "KhPI" and the National Economic University. S.Kuznets
  • Senior Researcher of the Institute of Intellectual Property
  • An expert of EU projects, USAID, the EBRD and the International Visegrad Fund on Innovation and PPP
  • For more than 10 years, actively cooperating with state bodies, including the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (profile committees), CMU, MES, NASU on improving the legislation on scientific, technical and innovation activities.
  • Partner of IT and IP practices Law offices of OMP
  • Adviser of BA "Sheverdin & Partners"
  • Since 2016, co-founder and director of the Institute of Law, Technology and Innovation


  • Information and IT-law
  • Intellectual property
  • Innovations
  • Investments
  • Public private partnership
IT lawyers
Charles Whitehead
Charles Whitehead
Lecturer, Professor at Cornell Law School, co-founder at the ILTI, Director of the Law, Technology and Entrepreneurship Program at Cornell Tech
Anton Zinchuk
Anton Zinchuk
Partner of the law firm ILF (one of the top 5 law firms in Ukraine for IT), leads IT practice, one of the most well-known IT lawyers according to the magazine "Legal Practice"
Sergey Glinyansky
Sergey Glinyansky
CEO ProLaw, ILTI technical consultant, Technical Director of NSU Scientific Library. J. Wise, web developer, IT specialist, lawyer.
Galina Voloshin
Galina Voloshin
Curator of the program "IT-Security"
Marina Podberezskaya
Marina Podberezskaya
Associate in CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz
Olga Pazenko
Olga Pazenko
Curator of the program IT-Law, lecturer of the practical block, in-house lawyer of the company CHI Software, graduate of the IT law program at the University of Tartu (Estonia)