What are the APICTA Awards?
Asia-Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) Awards were initiated to increase ICT awareness in the international community and assist in bridging the digital divide. The APICTA network has 16 member-economies and provides an international awards program to showcase innovation, creativity and excellence in ICT in the Asia-Pacific region. APICTA’s member-economies include Australia, Brunei, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Macao, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam.
APICTA provides the region’s ICT entrepreneurs with valuable networking and product benchmarking opportunities, fosters ICT innovation and creativity, promotes economic and trade relations and facilitates technology transfer. APICTA nominees gain access to valuable business matching opportunities through exposure to venture capitalists and investors.
How do I enter the APICTA Awards?
Is there a fee to nominate in the APICTA Awards?
The APICTA Awards nomination fee is $US25 (inc GST). Secondary School Student or Tertiary School Student nominations are free. Nominations will not be accepted for judging until payment has been received.
What are the selection criteria for the APICTA Awards?
The APICTA Awards selection criteria are provided as a guide to assist you in preparing your presentation, however, you are encouraged to highlight the inspirational and innovative aspects of your nomination. The judges will take the selection criteria into account when reviewing nominations. The selection criteria are included on the website.
How much is ‘too much’ information?
As a courtesy to our judges and due to the large number of nominations we receive, it is important that you keep to the specified word and time limits in your nomination and presentation.