Team Pakistan won 4 Silvers at the Asia Pacific ICT Awards 2012 ceremony held at the Empire Country Club in Brunei Darussalam tonight. CARE won a silver in the Communication category; Tuna Code’s gKrypt won the award in Security; Pi Labs Inc’s CandyPot and Feed Garfield Gaming Engine in New Media and Entertainment and the NUST/CARE joint submission on “Early detection of Diabetic Retinopathy without invasive die injection” picked up a silver in Research and Development category.
The small Pakistan delegation was all smiles with their 4 presenters winning 4 awards immediately after the close of ceremony in Brunei Darussalam.
The awards ceremony was graced by the presence of the Crown Prince, Senior Ministers, Diplomatic community in the Capital and dignatories at the Empire Hotel and Country Club Resort. The two year effort leading to the Awards night was made possible by the contribution of a dedicated team, an army of local volunteers drawn from the local technology and university student population , EXCo committee members and Judges from 15 economies.
2013 Asia Pacific ICT Awards will now be held in Hong Kong in the last quarter of 2013.