Founded in 2001 by Multimedia Development Corporation in Malaysia, Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards (APICTA) is an annual flagship event in the Asia Pacific region’s ICT industry. It is an international awards programme which aims to recognise organisations and individuals in the Asia Pacific region who contribute profoundly to the ICT industry, increase ICT awareness in the community, stimulate ICT innovation, offer opportunities for business matching between IT innovators and investors, and facilitate technology transfer and application.
Participants from 16 countries and regions in the Asia Pacific region represent the members of the APICTA Alliance including: Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Macao, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam. Member-economies take turns to host the annual Awards Programme, which is won through a bidding process.
Hong Kong ICT Awards aims at recognizing and promoting outstanding information and communications technology (ICT) inventions and applications, thereby encouraging innovation and excellence among Hong Kong’s ICT talents and enterprises in their constant pursuit of creative and better solutions to meet business and social needs.
The Hong Kong ICT Awards was established in 2006 with the collaborative efforts of the industry, academia and the Government. Steered by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, and organized by Hong Kong ICT industry associations and professional bodies, the Awards aims at building a locally espoused and internationally acclaimed brand of ICT awards.
2016 Hong Kong Industrial Award Winner - Equipment and Machinery Design (Digpro Group Ltd.)
2016 Hong Kong Industrial Award Merit - Technological Achievement (Digpro Group Ltd.)
Championed by the Government, the HKAI was launched in 2005 by merging the former Hong Kong Awards for Industry and Hong Kong Awards for Services, established in 1989 and 1997 respectively.
The HKAI aims to recognise the outstanding performance and achievements of Hong Kong enterprises in enhancing their competitiveness in various aspects to encourage the upgrading of the design of equipment and machinery in Hong Kong so as to enhance competitiveness, and to give recognition to outstanding products.