In the Ivanovo region held computer championship for pensioners

© RIA Novosti . Igor Taraborrelli in photobacteria runs training courses in computer literacy. Archival photoIn the Ivanovo region held computer championship for pensioners© RIA Novosti . Igor Taraborrelli the image Bank

Representatives of Kineshma and Ivanov became winners of the championship of the Ivanovo region on computer all-around among the residents of the older generation, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the regional government.

«Regional championship computer literacy among the residents of the older generation takes place in the region for the fourth time. This year it was attended by 19 people from 12 municipalities. They have demonstrated the skills to work on the portal of state services, GIS, utilities, search engines,» – said the Agency interlocutor.

The winners of the championship will represent Ivanovo oblast at the final competition on computer all-around in St. Petersburg on 25-27 may. The most senior member of computer competitions this year was 72-the summer inhabitant of the region.

«All participants have attended training courses computer training in the organizations of social service. In the region there are 28 computer clubs, which annually trained more than thousands of area residents are older. The demand for such courses suggests that the elderly can learn new technologies, keeping up with the younger generation,» – said the press service.