India: Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is organizing FICCI National Geospatial Awards 2019 to recognize and felicitate some of the path-breaking initiatives towards geo-enablement of the nation on 5th-6th, September 2019.
The objective of the Awards is to showcase initiatives taken by various organizations for attaining a higher degree of efficiency leveraging the potential of Geospatial Technologies.
Nominations have been invited in the following categories:
- Geospatial Excellence in Governance
- Geospatial Technology Innovation
- Geospatial Excellence in Business Application
- Geo Enablement for Citizens
- Geospatial State/UT of India
Interested candidates can send their nominations by 31st July 2019. In addition, a compendium of best practices will also be prepared and shared with the relevant ministries/departments in the Central as well as State Governments. This compendium will assist government machinery in learning from the experiences of other states and also for possible adoption of the best practices to further enhance the usage of Geospatial Technologies.