FITIS Hardware, Software and Education Chapters held their Annual General Meetings for the term of office 2015/2016 on 26th March 2015 at Hilton Colombo Residence (JAIC), Colombo 2. All chapters were well represented by their respective memberships exceeding over 100 in total. Following members were elected for the President and Vice President positions of the..
The IT industry in Sri Lanka has given prominence to achieving wide scale awareness. As a result of this endeavor the industry has come quite far in the process. Presently the Sri Lankan IT industry has been able to provide world class products in the Software Sector. Having provided border security software, and stock market..
FITIS ICT INDUSTRY ANNUAL CRICKET TOURNAMENT 2015 Sri Lanka’s ICT Industry Softball Cricket Championship 2015 concluded very successfully on 10th May 2015 at P Sara Oval Grounds, Colombo 08. This event was organized by the Hardware Chapter of the Federation of IT Industry Sri Lanka for the 10th consecutive year. Powernet (Pvt) Ltd and Sala..
Sri Lanka’s IT literacy rate is 15.3% and the highest of 20% is from Colombo. In simple terms only 1 out of 5 people even living in Colombo knows Computers and Computing. (Source : Department of Senses and statistics, statistics of 2011). When comparing with UK, 71% of employed people have a computer at home..
Two students from Ananda College Colombo have brought glory and fame to Sri Lanka by winning the most coveted Gold award at the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) awards held in Jakarta, Indonesia recently. Pasindu Chaturanga Wijesena and Charith Wickramasinghe, the winners of the Young Computer Scientist (YCS) competition organized by the Federation of IT..
Photo Caption: Participants of the first batch of FITIS Big Data training with the trainer Venugopal Krishna (4th from left in front row) and Shanta R Yapa, President, FITIS Software. Chadika Yahampath, Manager – Operations of FITIS and Udaya De Silva, Executive Council member are also in the picture. The Federation of IT Industry Sri..
Dr Dileepa De Silva, Chairman, APICTA The Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) will conduct its annual proceedings of 2015 including its renowned international awards ceremony APICTA 2015 in Sri Lanka. This was decided at their last executive council meeting held in Bangkok recently said Dr. Dileepa De Silva, Chairman of APICTA. “This is a great..
The Education and Training Chapter of FITIS, organized a post exhibition brief on the 07th Of November 2014 at the RCU in Colombo 07. The main objective of the brief was to appreciate the contribution of the Exco members who represented the training chapter at the main organizing committee of Infotel 2014. Dr. Ishantha Siribaddana..
SLT bags Award for Overall Winner at Infotel 2014 Awards At the end of the second day of the exhibition INFOTEL Night 2014 was held in full glamour at the Nuga Sevena BMICH. The audience entered a galaxy setting firing through to a Smart IT Galaxy in keeping with the theme of the event –..
It is a privilege to preside the South Asia’s Premier and Sri Lanka’s Largest ICT exposition “INFOTEL 2014” (since 1992), organized by The Federation of Information Technology Industry Sri Lanka (FITIS) This year the theme for Infotel is ‘For a Smarter Tomorrow’ from 24th – 26th October 2014 at BMICH, Colombo, supported by the Ministry..