STAFF REPORT KHI: Teradata Corporation, the leading analytic data platforms, applications and services company, has sought nominations for the 12th Teradata National IT Excellence Awards 2013 by February 14.
The National IT Excellence Awards, sponsored by Teradata, have been designed to acknowledge the outstanding achievements of individuals in Pakistans information technology sector. Winners will be recognized at a gala event to be held in Karachi in March.
“We look forward to recognizing those individuals who have made the greatest contributions to the Pakistan IT community – we are looking for the best of the best,” said Khuram Rahat, Managing Director, Teradata Pakistan.
He said that the company had launched the programme in 1997 as part of Pakistans Golden Jubilee to recognize professionals in the IT industry. To maintain neutrality and transparency in the nomination and evaluation process, Teradata has engaged KPMG Taseer Hadi and Co. as an independent auditor.
The nominations would be accepted in the categories including IT Business Intelligence, Software Exports, Software Development, Networking, IT Education, IT Enabled Software Offering, IT Project Management, IT Student, IT Research and Development, IT Media and Publication, Lifetime Achievement Award and C.I.O. of the Year.
The firm will receive and compile nominations received through the web site www.teradata-awards.com. It will also work with the judges who are selected based on their expertise and leadership in education, IT, and related fields.