Applications for the 9th P@SHA ICT Awards have recently been opened as announced by the official blog of P@SHA. The awards aim to give recognition to software and service applications developing companies from Pakistan. With recognition gained from being bestowed with these awards, these software and service application developing companies can take a chance at regional and international markets.
P@SHA ICT Awards also help by promoting them through their activities. These awards are unique in Pakistan’s Information and Communications Technologies sector. The awards will be held on October 10, 2012 at Pearl Continental in Lahore. The deadline for application is September 15, 2012. Those who are interested to apply can visit this link.
The winning companies get a chance to represent Pakistan at the Asia Pacific ICT Awards (APICTA) and other international platforms. With the gathering of the participating companies, there is a chance of business alliances being formed and collaborations planned. There are many opportunities to get to venture capitalists and investors.
Besides all this, the winners get the P@SHA ICT Award, rights to use the Award logo, promotion of their products on P@SHA’s website and official blog and get invitation at local and regional events where P@SHA also participates. There is no limit to how many companies can participate. The only condition is that a participating company must select only one category for which it will be considered for nomination.
P@SHA was founded in 1992 and has been at the forefront of promoting information and technology in Pakistan and continues to do so with their dedication to development young IT entrepreneurs and new businesses in Pakistan. It has a global reach and has represented Pakistan time and again at most of the regional and international forums related to IT sector.