APICTA Awards 2018 has kicked off in Guangzhou, China. This year, 81 delegates from Bangladesh have participated in this global event taking place from 9-13 Oct. Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) President Syed Almas Kabir is leading the delegation.
BASIS Senior Vice-President Farhana A Rahman, Vice-President (Admin) and Judge of APICTA Shoeb Ahmed Masud, Director & Judge of APICTA Didarul Alam, Bangladesh Coordinator in APICTA Mostafizur Rahaman Sohel and Judge of APICTA Abdullah H Kafi have also joined the delegation.
APICTA 2018 kicked off with grand celebration. At the inauguration program host of APICTA’18, Chinese Coordinator of APICTA and Guangdong Software Industry Assoiation (GDSIA)’s Secretary General Lyu Hui and APICTA’s Chairman Stan Singh delivered their remarks. Along with BASIS EC, BASIS President Syed Almas Kabir represented Bangladesh at the opening ceremony. After the inaugural ceremony, EXCO Meeting and Judges Meeting took place.
From Oct 10 onwards formal judging session has begun. On Oct 11 Bangladesh delegation took part in Guangzhou Night. At that program Bangladesh delegation highlighted Bangladesh’s cultural heritage. Bangladesh delegation will also take part in PWTC expo.
On Oct 13 with award giving ceremony and gala night, this year’s APICTA will come to an end.
Ehsanul Parvez, Joint Secretary (Organizational Support & Innovation Branch), ICT Division and Dr. Muhammed Mehedi Hassan, Deputy Secretary (ICT Promotion Section), ICT Division has also joined Bangladesh Delegation.
Participating Bangladeshi companies/institution at APICTA Awards 2018 are as follows:
- UY LAB
- Bdtax Technology Ltd.
- MySoft Limited
- Chobir Baksho
- ADDIE SOFT LTD.
- Leadsoft Bangladesh Ltd.
- Misfit Technologies
- Pabna University of Science & Technology
- RAJUK Uttara Model College
- The Databiz Software Ltd
- Go Zayaan Ltd
- Raise IT Solutions Ltd.
- Sindabad.com Limited
- Institute of Informatics and Development (IID)
- LEADS Corporation Limited
- a2i and IPSHITA COMPUTERS PTE LTD. Joint Project
- a2i & SoftBD Ltd. Joint Project
- St Joseph Higher Secondary School
- ACI Agribusiness
- Brain Station 23 Limited
- PMaspire Limited
- TechCare Technologies Limited
- Newgen Technology Limited
- Zantrik Limited
- Analyzen Bangladesh Limited
- a2i and Tech Terrain IT. Joint Project
- Pridesys IT Ltd
In 2016 Bangladesh took part in APICTA Awards for the 1st time. In 2017, Bangladesh won 1 Champion and 14 Merit Awards in APICTA 2017.
- Press release