On December 20, 2017, the Department of Information and Communications of Ho Chi Minh City organized the ceremony to announce the results and award the Information Technology and Communications Award Ho Chi Minh City IX, 2017. This is the official prize of the City People's Committee. The participants are organizations and individuals operating in the field of ICT, or implementing ICT application. This year, HPT is honored to be awarded the Information Technology - Communication Award of Group 3 - Enterprise providing value added services with typical IT Services for customers -many years affirmed the prestige on market.
Deputy Director of the HCM City Department of Information and Communications – Mr. Le Quoc Cuong - shared the work of selecting and organizing prizes
Director of the Department of Information and Communications of HCM City – Mr. Duong Anh Duc (left panel) - gave IT Award to HPT representative - Deputy CEO – Mr.Nguyen Quyen (2nd from right)
This year's theme is "Reaching new heights on digital technology" to contribute to realizing the goal of building a smart city-building project for 2017-2020. After 9 years of organizing, the award has attracted many companies and organizations participating in various groups, proving that the award is increasingly interested, supported.
This year, the award has attracted 67 specific applications as follows:
- Group 1: Enterprises having typical software products and solutions with 17 applications
- Group 2: Enterprises have typical hardware products and solutions with 5 applications
- Group 3: Typical value added service enterprises with 12 participating applications
- Group 4: Typical ICT application unit, 4 units
- Group 5: Units and individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the cause of ICT development in the city, 07 units and 03 individuals.
- Group 6: Students with excellent research and academic achievements, 19 students of universities and colleges in Ho Chi Minh City.
Based on the pre-qualification and nomination results of the expert groups, the Prize Council has discussed, evaluated and selected 11 units and collectives; 01 individuals who have contributed remarkable achievements to the development of the ICT industry of the city, together with 8 students of IT industry with excellent academic achievements and researches to propose the People's Committee of HCMC commended.
HPT is one of only two units to receive awardof the 3rd group from 12 participating applications. Sharing with delegates, Deputy CEONguyen Quyen expressed HPT honor to continue to be named ICT Award. This time it is recognized that IT services for customers are typical value-added services, the more HPT relies on a strategy of shifting the core power more into Service and Software, asserting its performance and reputation in the market of IT services to customers.
Deputy CEO Nguyen Quyen shared the feeling of receiving ICT award this year
Representative of HPT, Mr. Nguyen Quyen and Mrs. Nguyen Thi Hong Hai - Deputy CEO- participated in the ceremony
City leaders, MIC, HCMC Department of Information leaders congratulated the units and individuals who won the prize