BCS launches to boost local ICT industry with 24th National ICT Awards – NBQSA 2022
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT Sri Lanka Section is proud to launch the 24th edition of the National ICT Awards– NBQSA 2022. NBQSA is the most prestigious competition in Sri Lanka’s ICT industry and recognises outstanding achievements by individuals and organisations who develop ICT products and services. The competition also provides a window for those individuals and organisations to receive international recognition for local ICT products and services.
Mr. Sanharsha Jayatissa, Chairman, National ICT Awards – NBQSA 2022 commented on the event “I am honoured to chair the National ICT Awards – NBQSA 2022, as it is the most prestigious award ceremony in Sri Lanka’s ICT Industry. I am greatly looking forward to the competition and hope to see Sri Lanka’s ICT industry reach unprecedented levels”.
Mr. Geethapriya Tillekeratne, Chief Judge, National ICT Awards- NBQSA 2022 also shared his thoughts. “I have been Chief Judge at the National ICT Awards for number of years, and I have seen how the ICT industry and the awards have grown. I am honoured and I look forward to the award ceremony, and I hope to see an even bigger array of participants than I have in past years”.
Each year, the competition has seen a significant increase in participants, both organisations and individuals. The National ICT Awards – NBQSA 2022, is the flagship event of BCS Sri Lanka Section and has created a unique platform to help elevate the ICT industry in Sri Lanka to international standards. Previous nominees from the National ICT Awards – NBQSA have competed at the ASIA Pacific ICT Awards and reached incredible heights with recognition of the highest order.
Mr. Vajeendra S. Kandegamage, Chairman, BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT, Sri Lanka Section also commented on the event. “As the foremost Chartered IT Professional body in Sri Lanka, one of our efforts is striving to facilitate the quality improvements in the products and services created by Sri Lankans. We recognise best quality ICT products & services created by them and facilitate business matching and investment promotions for local ICT products and companies. This greatest effort came in the form of the National ICT Awards which evolved over the years. The winners are eligible to participate at Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) Awards directly. We intend to further expand these activities at this critical juncture since we believe Sri Lanka’s future could be determined by the growth of the ICT Industry.”
The Sri Lankan Section of BCS has organised the event since 1998 and nominates participants for the APITCA and it’s the benchmark for Sri Lankan ICT Products and services. For more information regarding the National ICT Awards – NBQSA 2022, visit www.nbsqa.org or https://bcssrilanka.org.
Left to right: Prof. Lasith Gunawardene, Secretary, BCS Sri Lanka Section, Mr. Geethapriya Tillekeratne, Chief Judge, National ICT Awards NBQSA 2022, Mr. Vajeendra S Kandegamage Chairman, BCS Sri Lanka Section Mr. Sanharsha Jayatissa, Chairman, National ICT Awards NBQSA 2022, Ms. Mihiri Dissanayake, Deputy Chairperson, National ICT Awards NBQSA 2022