Nominations Now Open For Cambodia’s Women in Tech Awards 2019

You can now nominate all of the inspiring Cambodian women in tech that you know for this year’s Women in Tech Awards, which this year will honour five exemplary female role models actively involved in the development of the Kingdom’s ICT sector.

Organised by the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia (MPTC), this year’s awards focuses on the theme “Cambodian Women for Digital Transformation,” and nominations are open until 25 February.

His Excellency Kan Channmeta, Secretary of State at the ministry, said: “Women play a crucial role in Cambodia’s social and economic development. In promoting tech start-ups and innovations, we have also seen more women joining steadily from year to year. We encourage more women to participate in this initiative.”

This year’s awards will have five different categories: Cambodian Woman ICT Entrepreneur Award, Cambodian Woman ICT Engineer Award, Cambodian Woman ICT for Community Award, Digital Multimedia and Content Award, and Girl Innovator.

The five winners will be honoured at an awards ceremony on March 15 at the inaugural Digital Cambodia 2019, one of the biggest tech events in the Kingdom.

Nominations are open to any member of the public, just go to the Awards website at http://cbrd.gov.kh/nominations to nominate the women of your choice!