The Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) on Tuesday (Jul 9) said it will award 105 individuals and companies in 35 categories at its flagship ICT awards this year. The association invited applications from individuals and firms for the third edition of the “BASIS National ICT Awards 2019” at a press conference at its office in Dhaka.
The winners will also be nominated for the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards, which will be held in Ha Long Bay in Vietnam in November.
BASIS President Syed Almas Kabir said it would recognise innovative and prospective ICT projects.
Didarul Alam, convener of the award committee, said the objective of the event is to honour outstanding achievements of individuals, students, entrepreneurs, SMEs and organisations operating in Bangladesh.
The BASIS will receive nominations till Jul 18.
Farhana A Rahman, senior vice-president of the BASIS, and Shoeb Ahmed Masud and Mushfiqur Rahman, both vice-presidents, were also present at the briefing.
Key points of BASIS National ICT Awards 2019:
- 105 awards at 35 categories
- There is special category for students
- Winners will be nominated for APICTA Awards 2019, Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
- Primary application deadline: Jul 18