Press Release
BASIS in Media
Current News
Press Kit
Upcoming Events
06 Sep 2018
BASIS National ICT Awards 2018: Award Ceremony
29 Aug 2018
Press Conference on BASIS Member Companies Office Space in Non-Commercial Area
16 Jul 2018
BASIS Students Forum Initiative Dhaka University Career Fest Kicks Off
15 Jul 2018
BASIS Football World Cup Mania 2018: App Contest Prize Giving Ceremony
10 Jul 2018
Breakfast Meeting Held Between BASIS EC-Standing Committee Chairman's, Focus Groups & Forum's Conveners
More News
Home » Press Release » Details
19 Apr 2015
Call for votes: The ICT State Minister calls to vote for 7 Bangladeshi initiatives nominated for the prestigious WSIS Award
The prestigious World Summit of Information Services (WSIS) award is presented globally every year for outstanding performance in providing citizen centric services through ICT. The Union Information Service Centre (UISC)s, an initiative of the Access to Information Program (A2i) of Prime Minister?s Office won the WSIS award in 2014. This year there are 7 initiatives from Bangladesh which have been nominated for the WSIS Award 2015. The ICT State Minister Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak urged everyone to vote for these initiatives to make them win and enlighten the global impression of Bangladesh.
A press conference took place on the 19th April, 2015, in the auditorium of Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) where the State Minister expressed his opinions about the nominations and announced to start off a voting campaign. The event was presided over by the President of BASIS Mr. Shameem Ahsan. The Secretary of the ICT Division Mr. Shyam Sunder Sikder was present in the program as a special guest and the project director of the Access to Information Programme Mr. Kabir Bin Anwar also attended the program. The program was moderated by Mr. Sami Ahmed, Execuive Director, BASIS. Speeches were delivered by the Managing Director of Synesis IT Mr. Sohrab Ahmed Chowdhury and Md. Nazrul Islam, E-Agriculture expert of Empower Social Enterprise Ltd.
Share |

User ID
Password
Can't login?

Copyright © 2018 BASIS. All rights reserved.