Nominations open for first ITP .Gov Awards
.Gov Awards to honour ICT and smart government achievements of the public sector
Nominations are now open for the first ever ITP Technology .Gov Awards, a new awards to honour the achievements of the government sector in the GCC in the ICT field.
The inaugural ITP Technology .Gov Awards (Abu Dhabi & Federal Government) have been established to highlight the world leading progress that the Gulf region has made in the field of smart government and the use of information technology to drive progress and improve lives.
The first edition of the awards will be open to Abu Dhabi and Federal Government entities and partners only, with subsequent editions planned for Dubai and Northern Emirates, and Saudi Arabia.
These awards will recognise the outstanding work that has been conducted by the government sector in the region in the past 12 months, in emerging fields such as online services, mobile applications and smart cities.
The awards will be presented at a gala dinner, to be held in St. Regis Corniche Abu Dhabi on 31st March, and are expected to attract more than 300 heads of government entities and technology professionals, providing an unrivalled networking and business development opportunity as well as a platform to honour the sector's top performers.
Awards will be presented in 15 categories which will recognise new online services, successful deployments carried out by government departments, new initiatives in government services and outstanding leaders and individuals.
The award categories are:
GOVERNMENT MOBILE APP OF THE YEAR
G2G SERVICE OF THE YEAR
G2B SERVICE OF THE YEAR
G2C SERVICE OF THE YEAR
CUSTOMER SERVICE INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR
SMART CITY INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR
PUBLIC/PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP OF THE YEAR
CSR PROJECT OF THE YEAR
GOVERNMENT IT APPLICATION PROJECT OF THE YEAR
GOVERNMENT IT INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT OF THE YEAR
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT IT DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR
ABU DHABI GOVERNMENT IT DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR
GOVERNMENT IT LEADER OF THE YEAR
YOUNG GOVERNMENT IT PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
INNOVATION IN GOVERNMENT SERVICES AWARD
Nominations can be made by government departments and partners and are made by completing an online nomination form and submitting it with the appropriate supporting documents. Each application will then be assessed and judged by ITP Technology's editorial team.
Nominations can be made via the Awards website up until the closing date - Thursday 26th February 2015.
For full details please see www.itp.net/dotgov-awards
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