New Delhi, February 28 2018: The Aegis Graham Bell Awards, for 2017, where the budding innovators and entrepreneurs are recognized, have been announced.
The Aegis School of Business, Data Science and Telecom has established the Awards as a tribute to the father of the telephony, Sir Alexander Graham Bell. They are intended to promote innovation, entrepreneurship in the field of Telecom, Internet, Media & Edutainment (TIME) and Social, Mobility, Analytics, Cloud (SMAC) to provide recognition for outstanding contributions in this field in India.
Here are the Aegis Graham Bell Awards 2017 winners
(Nomination Category & Company/Companies)
Innovation in Virtual Reality: Simulanis
Innovative Smart City Solution: Ramboll India
Digital India Initiative: Narmada Jhabua Gramin Bank, C-DOT, Tejas Networks
Mobile Application for Social Good: Accenture Labs
Innovation in mHealth: Wipro Technologies
Innovative Mobile TV App: Reliance Jio
Innovative Enterprise Solution: Esri India Technologies, Infynium
Service Innovation: Airtel
Innovative Managed Services: Ramboll India
|Innovation in OSS/BSS: Teleossco Software
Innovative Telecom Product/Solutions: Vodafone India, Sterlite Technologies, Huawei & Airtel; Huawei & Airtel
Green Telecom: Neron Informatics
Innovation in Telecom Infra: Huawei & Airtel, Parallel Wireless
Innovation in Cloud: NIIT Technologies
Innovation in IoT: Stellapps Technologies: IBM India
Data Science: NIRAMAI Health Analytix: Locus: Lymbyc: Reliance Jio: HCL Technologies: Subex
Cyber Security: Lucideus Technologies: Cisco
Dr. Jena, Deputy Director General of COAI, who has been responsible for promoting telecom innovation in institutes of higher learning like IITs and founder of Telecom Sector Skill Council, said "I complement Aegis Business School for hosting the platform that encourages start-ups and entrepreneurs in ICT sector. Being a part of the Jury, I have witnessed participation of very high quality innovations that are extremely useful for transformation of the telecom sector into the next level of data driven world. I congratulate all winners and wish their innovations to reach their target users at the earliest."
Abhishek V, Partner Deloitte said, “Its indeed great pleasure of Deloitte to be associated with Aegis and I congratulate Aegis Graham Bell Awards for such a great platform. I congratulate all the winners as well as nominees as getting nominated in itself is a win”
Commenting on the Awards, Bhupesh Daheria, Trustee, Aegis Knowledge Trust, Founder and CEO, Aegis School of Business, Data Science & Telecom, mUniversity, Aegis Graham Bell Awards & Data Science Congress said “I congratulate all the winners for their break-through innovative products/solutions at the 8th edition of the Aegis Graham Bell Awards. We are beaming with pride after applauding the winners. Going forward we welcome more innovations who will contribute to our mission to make India a nucleus of innovations”
About Aegis Graham Bell Awards: The Aegis Graham Bell Awards is one of the largest innovation award for the ICT domain in India. The Aegis School of Business, Data Science, Cyber Security and Telecommunication has established the Aegis Graham Bell Award as a tribute to the father of the telephony, Alexander Graham Bell. This Award is intended to promote innovation, entrepreneurship in the field of Telecom, Social, Mobility, Analytics, Cloud, and Security to provide recognition for outstanding contributions by the innovators. The Award is organized with support of the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), and Telecom Center of Excellence (TCOE), Convergence India and Deloitte as a knowledge partner.