The Awards

The Pacific ICT Awards aim at recognising and promoting outstanding ICT solutions and applications to encourage innovation and excellence among Pacific's ICT talents and organizations. Pacific ICT Awards' purpose is to inspire individuals and organizations in constantly searching for creative and better solutions to meet business and social needs.

Steered and organized by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) of the Government of the Republic of Vanuatu, the ICT Awards aim at building a regionally supported and internationally acclaimed brand of ICT awards.

2015 ICT Award Winners

Best Innovation - Mobi Mani Ltd
Best Business Solution - Digicel Fiji Ltd
Best Digital Inclusion - Telecom Vanuatu Ltd
Best Digital Leader - Cook Islands Internet Action Group
Best Customer Service - INCITE
Best Website - Findemwok.com

2016 ICT Award Winners

Best Innovation - ANZ Bank
Best Business Solution - Digicel Fiji Ltd
Best Digital Inclusion - Vodafone Fiji
Best ICT Entrepreneurship - Global Pacific Telecom Ltd
Best Digital Leader - Telecom Vanuatu Ltd
Best Customer Service - Computer World




For the Pacific ICT Awards 2016 edition, there are 2 categories:


ICT Solution Awards

ICT Solution AwardsObjectives
Best Innovation AwardTo recognise the most innovative and quality ICT researches and invention that have helped raise awareness of the importance of ICT innovation.
Best Digital Inclusion AwardTo recognise innovative development of ICT products / solutions or ICT-enabled services that promote and encourage the rights of the disadvantaged groups to adopt ICT as well as participate and contribute to the development of information society.
Best Business Solution AwardTo recognise improved creativity in the exploitation of technology in the local or regional ICT industry, in particular for greater use of ICT in the community by helping to create a culture of ICT usage in business as well as in daily life.

ICT Special Awards

ICT Special AwardsObjectives
Best ICT Entrepreneurship AwardTo recognise the most innovative ICT-based small and medium sized enterprise (SME) with high-growth potential, working to provide real social impact and meet the sustainable goals.
Best Digital Leader AwardTo recognise either a leader or an organisation who demonstrate a pioneering and sustainable approach to digital transformation within the private or public sector.
Best Customer Service AwardTo recognise outstanding contributions to customer services and excellence in IT service management.

Timetable

EventDate
Official call for entries01/01/2017
Closing date for entries28/04/2017
ICT Award Ceremony18/05/2017

TO SEND APPLICATION FORM OR FOR MORE INFO, CONTACT US: ICTDAYS@VANUATU.GOV.VU