UCSC wins Awards @ e-Swabhimani 2010


UCSC wins Awards @ e-Swabhimani 2010    

e-Swabhimani is an initiative of the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka aimed at recognizing excellence in digital content creation. e-Swabhimani 2010 Awards ceremony was held on 9th November  under the patronage of Hon. Basil Rajapaksa, Minister of Economic Development. Mr. Lalith Weeratunga Secretary to the President was the Guest of Honour at this event.

e-Swabhimani is an initiative of the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka aimed at recognizing excellence in digital content creation. e-Swabhimani 2010 Awards ceremony was held on 9th November  under the patronage of Hon. Basil Rajapaksa, Minister of Economic Development. Mr. Lalith Weeratunga Secretary to the President was the Guest of Honour at this event.

e-Swabhimani 2010 attracted nearly 163 nominations from all parts of the country. Winners were recognised under 11 categories. UCSC won in three of the categories and was also awarded certificates for two other projects.

  • Theekshana - The UCSC Company was awarded the e-Swabhimani 2010 award for the Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates Digitization Project under e-Government 2010 category.
  • Language Technology Research Laboratory of the UCSC was awarded the e-Swabhimani 2010 award for the සුබස Project under the e – Inclusion category.
  • UCSC student project නිවාරණ was awarded the e-Swabhimani 2010 award under the e-Health category.
  • UCSC was also awarded a Certificate of Special Merit for the Shikshaka project of the Language Technology Group and a Certificate of Appreciation for the VLE Open Learning project of the e-Learning Centre. Both awards were under e-learning and Education category.

 

Press: Daily News 9 Dec'10; Lakbima 13 Dec'10; Divaina 14 Dec'10; Sunday Times 19 Dec'10; IT Pro 21 Dec'10; Daily Mirror 21 Dec'10;