Sponsors

National Partner / Special Category Sponsor (Government Websites)

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 and 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).

Exclusive Innovation Partner

Axiata Digital Labs, the technology hub of Group Axiata Berhad, Malaysia places itself as an innovative software service provider, offering telco focused digital and IT services and solutions that enable individuals, enterprises, associates and the society as a whole. With over 750 professionals spread across 7 countries, we help global customers in the space of telecommunications, digital services & financial services. Our convergent digital design experiences, innovative platforms and reusable assets connect numerous technologies to deliver tangible business value and experience to our customers.

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.

Special Industry Partner

LankaHost is a privately held internet service company established in 2006 and a prime agent of LK Domain Registry since 2009. The market leader for cPanel Web Hosting in Sri Lanka that ensures reliability and service quality. LankaHost is the only certified cPanel Web Hosting partner for Sri Lanka. The company currently manages the largest shared hosting fleet as a local service provider with over 10,000 Sri Lankan web sites.

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.