The Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances in association with the Department of Information Technology and the Government of Goa are organizing a two-day National Conference on e-Governance on 12 & 13 February 2009 in Goa.
The objective of these awards is to recognize and promote excellence in implementation of e-Governance initiatives. Senior Officers from the Government, industry, academicians, technical experts and NGOs will participate in the Event. During the Conference national awards for e-Governance will be presented. These awards are given in seven different categories concerning various aspects of e-Governance. The National Awards on e-Governance distinguish some of the best Government to Government (G2G), Government of Citizen (G2C), Government of Business (G2B) initiatives by various government departments and public sector units. The Conference alongwith the Exhibition is a forum to showcase best practices, innovative technologies and ICT solutions.
'Public Distribution System Online' Government of Chhattisgarh, Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection Raipur and National Informatics Centre, Raipur; 'E-CITY', Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, e-Governance Department, Ahmedabad, Gujarat: Jaankari, Government of Bihar, DAR& PG, Patna; 'Sujala Watershed Project', Government of Karnataka,Watershed Development, Department, Bangalore and 'Tele-opthalmology Project', Government of Tripura, Department of Health, Vision Centre, Agartala are the winners of gold medals in five different categories. None of the nominations was considered suitable for gold in the remaining two categories.