Updated Time: 2019-04-08 00:00:00.0
Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) has won WSIS prizes 2019. It’s one of the prestigious award in ICT sector. BANGLADESH COMPUTER COUNCIL won the WSIS PRIZE 2019 in 2 categories (2 and 6). In category 6: Enabling Environment our project title was "Establishment of Bangladesh National Digital Architecture (BNDA) & e-Government Interoperability Framework (e-GIF)". Total 18 winning projects and 72 champion projects will be recognized at the WSIS Forum 2019, which was held from 8 to 12 April 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland. later this prize was handed over to our Honorable prime minster Sheikh Hasina.
WSIS team requested a 30 seconds video from BCC 15 days before the WSIS forum. During the ceremony, It was announced that BNDA & e-GIF got WINNER award (in category 6) in WSIS Prizes 2019. A sheer of joy and excitement was seen among the representatives of Bangladesh. After some time, WSIS team invited representatives of category 6 WINNER team to come to stage and say few words for the audience. Within seconds, the 30 seconds video started to play in the giant screen - what a moment!. After the video ended, Honorable ICT minister, State minister, Secretary (ICT division), BNDA team representatives and couple other people went to dias. State minister started with greetings, thanked WSIS team for selecting us as WINNER and said few words for the audience We have shared the 30 seconds video for audience of BNDA FB page, enjoy it!