Flagships – Awards

GESIA Annual Awards for Excellence are now open for nominations

The IT Industry began its journey as a startup couple of decades back and today it has grown into a mega IT industry. The said IT industry today provides service, support, integration and facilitating to all the sectors of business, commerce and all type of non IT Industries ranging from micro to mega sizes. Hence the adage, Today’s start-up is tomorrow’s industry is therefore very true when it specially comes to Information, Communications & Technology.


In pursuance of the same and in-line with the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s vision of Digital India to transform India into digitally empowered society and knowledge economy, Government of Gujarat and GESIA IT Association (GESIA) brings a mega event created under the Vibrant Initiative called Vibrant Gujarat Start-Up and Technology Summit 2018 (VGSTS 2018) in association with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), other partners and managed by M/s. K and D Communication Limited (KDCL) from 11-13 October 2018 at the Helipad Exhibition Centre, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. VGSTS 2018 a global event, is aiming at providing the “Experience the Next” feeling to all it participants. PwC is serving as the knowledge partner for the event.


In its all new avatar GESIA Annual Awards for Excellence will put spotlight on the best of the Gujarat’s and India’s ICT industry in various categories, as award categories address those aspiring to find the upcoming innovative & best ideas, the successful products and organizations, the ones who do business with a humane touch, and those who go beyond their business commitments to service the society with ICT.


We are glad to share with you that GESIA is organizing its upcoming Awards on 12th October 2018 during the VGSTS 2018. This year the GESIA Annual Awards is going with the theme “Experience the Next”. The awards are going to be crisp with the categories listed below:


Categories of Award


  1. Best IOT-AR-VR Product – Solution
  2. Best Blockchain Product – Solution
  3. Best Big Data Product – Solution
  4. Best AI Product – Solution
  5. Best Cyber Security Product – Solution


  1. Best Software Company
  2. Best SI Managed Service Provider
  3. Best BPO or KPO
  4. Best Electronics Industry Gujarat


  1. Best ICT Initiative in Education Sector
  2. Best ICT Initiative in Public Sector Gujarat
  3. Best ICT Initiative in Enterprise Gujarat
  4. Best ICT Initiative in MSME Gujarat

Donation Towards Participation

  • Free Application for GESIA Members & Expo Exhibitors for One Category
  • 1st Category INR 15,000/-, each additional categories INR 10,000/-

Nominations Open on 18th August 2018.

Last date for filing of nominations is 30th September 2018.

We look forward to your nominations!