National Partner / Category Sponsor for Gov.lk Websites & “Citizen Services” Special Category

Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) is an increasingly powerful tool for participating in global markets, promoting political accountability, improving the delivery of basic services and enhancing local development opportunities. However, without an innovative ICT strategy many people will be left behind. The Information and Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) of Sri Lanka is the single apex body involved in ICT policy and direction for the nation. Wholly owned by the Government of Sri Lanka, ICTA is the implementing organization of the e-Sri Lanka Initiative. Major donors including the World Bank will be funding a number of the Agency’s initiatives.

Electronic Media & Youtube Partner

Independent Television Network Limited is a Sri Lankan state governed television and radio broadcaster located in Wickramasinhapura, Battaramulla (Official Electronic Media Sponsor 2009-2020).

Print Media Partner

Founded by Upali Wijewardene in 1978, Upali Newspapers (Pvt) Limited is a publishing house which produces the English language newspaper, The Island, and the Sinhala language newspaper, Divaina. Although the company was incorporated in 1978, publications of the Divaina Irida Sangrahaya and the Sunday Island commenced in October, 1981.

Print Media Partner Tamil

Virakesari is one of the leading Tamil daily newspapers in Sri Lanka. It is the oldest and the largest circulated Tamil Newspaper in Sri Lanka. Virakesari is owned by Express Newspapers Limited (Official Tamil Print Media Sponsor 2009-2020).

An affiliated company of LK Domain Registry

TechCERT is Sri Lanka’s first and largest Computer Emergency Readiness Team (CERT). TechCERT was originally formed as a pioneering project of the LK Domain Registry and its academic partners, as a way of providing a safety net for large and small organizations against cyber-attacks and emergency situations.

Exclusive Innovation Partner

Axiata Digital Labs is an innovative software services and solutions provider in Asia, providing telco-focused digital and IT services and solutions that help businesses advance in the digital era. Through convergent digital design experiences, innovative platforms and reusable assets, Axiata Digital Labs connects numerous technologies to deliver tangible business value and experiences for its customers. With an array of solutions and services available across 7 countries, Axiata Digital Labs aims to be the frontrunners in digital transformation and disruptive telco innovations.

Special Industry Partner

Register.lk is Sri Lanka’s first and only Domain and Hosting provider which offers complete solutions for its customers from 4 data centers around the world (Houston/Chicago, London and Mumbai). Register.lk services include Domain Registrations (offers 764 domain extensions across the world including .LK, .COM, .NET, .ORG, .IO and .XYZ), Shared Hosting, VPS Hosting, Dedicated Hosting, Managed Dedicated Hosting and SSL certificates from top-ranked (world) SSL providers such as Rapid and Comodo.

Social Media Partner

SociaMedia.lk provides expert commentary and analysis of social media usage by organisations and institutions in Sri Lanka. A project by the staff of Copacetic Pvt Ltd, one of Sri Lanka’s leading social media agencies, SocialMedia.lk is intended to be a non-biased but opinionated resource for those interested in social media in Sri Lanka.