WITSA announces 7 ICT Award winners at WCIT 2010

The World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) presented the WITSA Global ICT Excellence Awards to 7 organizations from 7 countries and four continents last night. The Awards were presented to the private and public sector organizations at WITSA’s 17th World Congress in Information Technology (WCIT 2010) Gala Dinner at Beurs van Berlage.

Every two years, the WITSA Global ICT Excellence Awards recognize select organizations whose use of ICT has exhibited exceptional achievement within three broad categories: Public Sector Excellence, Private Sector Excellence, and Digital Opportunity. In addition, a special Chairman’s Award is presented to a nominee from the entire pool of candidates from all three categories.

The Award winners are as follows:
  • The Chairman’s Award:

    • Institute for Information Industry (III) – The Driving Force of Taiwan's Information Society;
  • Public Sector Award:

    • U.S. President Barack Obama's Open Government Initiative; and
    • the Seoul Metropolitan Government;
  • Private Sector Award:

    • Air Asia; and
    • Monedero;
  • Digital Opportunity Award

    • Mobile Link Service; and
    • Nick White of Consulting & Interim Management Solutions Ltd, and Mercy Corps.
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