BRUNEI ICT AWARDS (BICTA) 2018

AWARDS

ROYAL PATRON AWARD

AWARD FOR
BEST OF THE BEST
OVERALL WINNERS

SCHOOL CATEGORY

FIRST PLACE: $3,000
SECOND PLACE: $2,000
THIRD PLACE: $1,000

TERTIARY CATEGORY

FIRST PLACE: $7,000
SECOND PLACE: $3,500
THIRD PLACE: $1,750

ICT INDUSTRY CATEGORY

FIRST PLACE: $10,000
SECOND PLACE: $5,000
THIRD PLACE: $2,500

CATEGORIES

This project shall be conducted by a student or a group of students from a local Secondary school in Brunei Darussalam.

This project shall be conducted by a tertiary (or undergraduate) student or a group of tertiary students. And it shall be conducted by a student or a group of students who are registered as active undergraduate students in higher-learning local institutions, such as local college or local university level in Brunei Darussalam. 

This project shall be conducted by a locally registered ICT business, by an individual (or a group of individuals) or by Start-Ups. 


CONSUMER

1.  Media and Entertainment

2.  Retail and Distribution

3.  Tourism and Hospitality

4.  Banking, Insurance and Finance

5.  Real Estate


INDUSTRIAL

1.  Resources, Energy and Utilities

2.  Agriculture

3.  Manufacturing

4.  Supply Chain Logistics

5.  Sustainability and Environment


INCLUSIONS & COMMUNITY SERVICES

1.  Regional, Rural and Remote Services

2.  Indigenous Services

3.  Health and Wellbeing

4.  Community Services

5.  Education

6.  Sustainability and Environment


BUSINESS SERVICES

1.  Finance and Accounting Solutions (FINTECH)

2.  ICT Services Solutions

3.  Security Solutions

4.  Marketing Solutions

5.  Professional Services (Eg. Legal & HR) Solutions


PUBLIC SECTOR & GOVERNMENT

1.  Government and Citizen Services

2.  Digital Government

SPECIAL AWARDS

Any Information and Communication Technology research and development, conducted by academic, non-academic institutions, or individuals to create innovative products, processes, and services. Such innovations are incomplete and yet to be marketed even though their features and functionalities can be demonstrated.

Technology developed which utilises large volumes of data - both structured and unstructured that result in strategic analysis and better decisions. This may include advanced data analytics and unique algorithms.

The use of IoT technologies for the inter-connectedness of physical devices to enable solutions to extract data or to create new information to improve efficiencies, accuracy and/or economic benefit and reduced human intervention.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is used to perform operations analogous to learning and decision making in humans. Examples may include expert systems, robotics, self learning or programs for the perception and recognition of shapes in computer vision systems.

For outstanding innovation by a company in the start-up phase of development. The company will have developed an innovative and potentially superior ICT solution and the company itself is still considered at the early stage of inception.

SUBMISSION PROCESS

1.    Fill-in the form from BICTA website

2.    Submit the Submission Form before deadline

3.    Successful submission will be acknowledged via email

4.    Shortlisted Nominees (participants) will be informed on the date of BICTA judging

5.    Results of the judging sessions will be brought up to BICTA Steering Committee

6.    All the nominees (participants) will be invited to attend BICTA Ceremony for the announcement of the winner

7.    BICTA winners will be invited to join APICTA