India's largest and the only award in field of TIME (Telecom, Internet, Media and Edutainment) was held on 8thNovember at NDMC Convention center in New Delhi. The awards honored the best innovations in the field of TIME. This award was initiated by Aegis School of Business and Telecom & Convergence India, supported by COAI (Cellular Operators Association of India) and Telecom Centres of Excellence (TCOE) India, mUniversity as Powered Partner and Deloitte, the Knowledge Partner for validating the awards.
On this august occasion, Mr. Rajan Mathews, Deputy General, Cellular Operator Association of India (COAI) delivered the welcome speech at the award. Mr. Hemant Joshi, (Partner Deloitte) explained about the rigorous and transparent methodology and selection criteria used by Deloitte. He spoke about the decision matrix being used to validate awards on various parameters and evaluation, by prominent jury members, based on the presentation given by the participating companies.
Aegis Graham Bell Awards intends to promote innovation and entrepreneurship in the fields of Telecom, Internet, Media & Edutainment, and provides recognition for path-breaking contributions by the awardees. This initiative is also intended to honor the best brains that can be groomed as leaders and scholars. This year we received over 140 nominations from over 80 companies in two jury rounds, and the nominations were evaluated by jury consisting of eminent personalities and the awards validated by Deloitte, the Knowledge Partner.