The Government of India has launched the ambitious “Digital India” program to change the Digital Landscape of the Country. This category will recognize the initiatives of the various ministries in the Government of India, various State Government departments as well as Industry under the Digital India program gambit.
This category has been made to recognize the efforts of the PSUs in terms of technology implementation.
It can be Government of India Ministry or State Government Department or Industry organization- this will recognize the achievements of the organizations which are implementing technology for the betterment of the overall operations of the organizations.
This category will recognize the achievements of the best practices for overall management of data centers.
Making the masses digitally literate is the only way to scale up solutions and bridge the gaps between the resources and requirements. Technology and connectivity can make a huge difference to the socio-economic levels of a community and ultimately promoting inclusive growth. This category will recognize Digital Literacy initiatives across India by the government institutions and industry players.
The Internet of Things (IoT) category will recognise innovation and excellence in the IoT eco- system. The awards are open to the entire spectrum of companies involved in IoT. The categories will be selected to recognise the impact on the individual and the wider impact on society. The categories are open to a wide range of companies, whether you develop ‘Internet of Things’ solutions, provide a platform, are a brand that has deployed a solution, or a carrier / service provider providing the connectivity.
This is to recognize the achievement of organizations, both from government & industry who all are engaged in using Cloud Computing or providing Cloud solutions.
Be it Government Organisations, PSUs…this will recognize the efforts of them to use technology to counter security concerns.
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This category will recognize the efforts and achievement of the government departments to provide services to the citizens with eGovernance & mGovernance tools.
This category recognizes those government departments who have used ICT tools for improved services, transactions and interactions between the government and the private sector.
Smart cities require smart solutions and thankfully there’s a lot to choose from. But, what will set these organizations apart would be innovative solutions hitherto never seen before. This category is meant for those creating and aiding such solutions.
It can ULBs or City Development agencies…this category will recognize projects initiated across India to build smart cities.
Securing Cities is important and City Police organizations are implementing various projects to make cities safer. This category will recognize those efforts along with the technology solutions provided by various organizations for securing cities.
In the era of Digital World, it is important to secure the cyber space. Cyber Security Initiative will recognize the efforts by the government agencies and private organizations who are implementing various programs to secure the cyber space as well as the solutions being provided by the industry.
It is important to provide smart healthcare services to build an effective health ecosystem in the country. This category will recognize the steps taken by various hospitals, health departments to provide smart healthcare services to the citizens. This will also recognize the efforts of the industry who all are engaged in technological solutions to the healthcare services.
This award acknowledges individual projects that make best use of mobile communication devices like mobile phones, tablet computers and PDAs for healthcare services delivery in fast and efficient manner.
Successful healthcare initiatives launched under the public private partnership (PPP) model are recognised through this award, so as to inspire others to go for a model that attracts private investment and reduces the public sector risk
Technology solutions are those innovations that help teachers integrate technology into the classrooms and enhance learning. Today’s Gen Next needs next-generation learning environment to exploit its potential fully. This category seeks to award such innovations.
The award recognizes a novel education project by a school or higher education institution that brings about qualitative changes towards value-based education, shaping personalities and nation-building.
Governments, across the globe, take many initiatives aimed at improving the quality and ways of imparting education. This category invites nomination from all government organizations that are taking initiatives aimed at improving the education scenario.
Smarter ways of Transport infrastructure can make cities smarter. This category will recognize initiatives in the field of transport & infrastructure building to make mobility easier.
Building environment friendly and energy sustainable building is important to have an effective housing ecosystem. This category will recognize those initiatives by the government and private sector as well as the real estate players in the country in making smart buildings.
Banking for all through the use of technology will be recognized by this category.
As financial inclusion becomes the buzzword, newer business innovations are the need of the hour. This category will recognize such innovations.
Mobiles have the biggest role to play when it comes to making financial services all pervasive. This is the category where such efforts would be recognized.
CSR is a way through which an organisation achieves a balance of economic, social and environmental imperatives, while at the same time addressing the expectations of shareholders and stakeholders. This category invites nomination for initiatives which are positively impacting the life of the people.
This category will recognize the efforts of the law enforcement agencies in building evidence- based, data-driven law enforcement tactics and strategies that are effective, efficient, and economical.
The Government of India has launched ambitious “Make in India” program to make India as the manufacturing hub. This category will recognize the initiative of various organizations who are working relentlessly to make ‘Make in India’ program a success by opening up various manufacturing units.
This category will recognize the initiatives of the state governments who have created conducive environment for making their respective states manufacturing hub.
This category will recognize the initiatives of the PSUs who are spearheading various initiatives for setting up manufacturing units across India, making “make in India” program a reality.
This category will recognize the initiatives of various organizations which are using effective technology for building manufacturing hubs.
As India moves progressively towards becoming a global knowledge economy, it must meet the rising aspirations of its youth. This can be partially achieved through focus on advancement of skills that are relevant to the emerging economic environment and keeping this in mind Government of India has launched Skill Development Mission. This category will recognize the efforts of various skill development initiatives from across states.
This will recognize the achievement of the new technological solutions which all are being provided for building smart cities.
Digital Enterprise is an organization that uses technology as a competitive advantage in its internal and external operations. As information technology (IT) has reshaped the infrastructure and operations of enterprises, digital enterprise has taken on different meanings. This category will acknowledge those enterprises.
This category will recognize the initiatives of various organizations providing technological and innovative solutions in the finance sector.
This category seeks to recognize service providers who are effectively supporting their customers’ businesses through platforms enabling business and network agility.
Mid-market business outfits and start-ups are turning their ideas into successful businesses through the innovative use of digital technologies. This category will acknowledge those disruptive digital innovators.
Capacity Building Initiative to achieve economic growth and facilitate sustainable development and support the growth of the country at large.