ICT Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) in association with the Sri Lankan ICT industry will patronize the Sri Lankan pavilion at the Connect Expo 2016 – http://connectexpo.com.au/, scheduled from 19th to 20th April 2016 in Melbourne. A delegation of Ten (10) companies, representing the IT and BPM sector of Sri Lanka will be exhibiting and participating under the Sri Lanka IT-BPM Destination pavilion at the Connect Expo 2016, Australia’s fastest growing business technology event.
The ICT Agency of Sri Lanka is the Apex Government Body for Information and Communication Technology in Sri Lanka. ICTA has led the Sri Lankan IT and BPM Sector to have continuously engaged with the Australian Market since 2011. The Private Sector Development program of ICTA has funded and facilitated business networking sessions and country pavilions at CEBIT Sydney in 2011, 2012, 2013 and Gartner Symposium and Exhibition, Gold Coast in 2013, 2014 and 2015. These facilitations have been instrumental in providing opportunities for over 60 IT and BPM companies to explore and establish in the Australian Market. 80% of the beneficiary companies have either got sales, setup a partner network or established an office in Australia.
The Sri Lankan delegation consists of Software solution providers from HR systems, E-Commerce, logistics solutions, innovative gamification solutions, retail to finance. Companies providing IT infrastructure services, Innovative product developers and facilitation of a platform to support software development teams will also be exhibiting their unique products and services head to head with some of the world’s leading tech companies. Apps Technologies Pvt Ltd, Arimac Lanka Pvt Ltd, At e Soft Computer Systems (Pvt) Ltd, eIMSKY Business Solutions Pvt Ltd, 99X Technology Limited, Negete (Pvt) Ltd, FIDA Global (Pvt) Ltd, Softcodeit Solutions (Pvt) Ltd, Talliance (Pvt) Ltd and Paymedia (Pvt) Ltd are the IT companies that will take part in the delegation. Connect EXPO, an important business technology exhibition in Australia where over 7,000 visitors meet 200 exhibitors and further the summits are the ultimate platform for c-level executives, technology leaders, heads of digital and innovation, entrepreneurs, investors and to network and do business.
ICTA is prominently giving leadership to the Sri Lankan ICT industry in achieving the overall national IT/BPM goals of reaching USD 5 billion in export revenue and a workforce of 200,000 by 2022. Sri Lanka and the ICT industry is ranked among the top 15 offshore destinations for delivering IT, BPM and other knowledge services by the prestigious international consultancy firm ATKEARNEY and Ranked among the 6 Primary Countries in Asia Pacific by Gartner.