Prof. Debabrata Das, Director, IIITB(left) and Prof. Chandrashekar Ramanathan, Dean (Academics), IIITB receiving the Silver Jubilee Icon Award from Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai. Former director of IIITB ( for 20+ years) Prof S. Sadagopan is at extreme left. Kris Gopalakrishnan, Chairman of the institute’s governing body is at extreme right
IIIT Bangalore honoured at Bengaluru Tech Summit

Bangalore, November 24, 2022:  The International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIITB) received the Bengaluru Tech Summit, Silver Jubilee Icon Award at the recently concluded summit.
The award recognized IIIT Bangalore for its contribution to the journey of Karnataka State and for playing a crucial role in the development of technology, research, policy and technical committees in making the  city the most sought-after destination in India. IIIT Bangalore was also recognized for being one of Karnataka’s major contributors to the state economy, by helping generate significant employment and positioning Karnataka as a global hub.
The awards were given to enterprises and institutions, which have completed over 25 years of their presence in Karnataka and have contributed towards building the IT, Electronics and Biotech ecosystem.
 “It is exciting and gratifying to have the Bengaluru Tech Summit recognize the profound contribution of IIIT Bangalore to Karnataka. It is also an opportunity to celebrate this landmark moment, as recognitions like this reflect the work of a wide range of people and the support offered by the government to accomplish such feats. IIIT Bangalore will continue to be at the forefront and contribute to advancing the state-of-the-art IT infrastructure and software in Karnataka,” said Prof. Debabrata Das, Director, IIIT Bangalore.
IIIT Bangalore was established in 1998 with a vision to contribute to the IT world through education, research, entrepreneurship and innovation. The institution engages in research work and provides knowledge-based technological services and consultancy to satisfy the needs of industries and governments.