Small Scale Entrepreneurs will be awarded by Sarvodaya Fusion at the fourth annual Fusion Awards 2013. Isura Silva, Manager of Sarvodaya Fusion said this would be the first time they are awarding entrepreneurs in Fusion Awards history.
More on this can be found here. http://digit.lk/event/fusion-awards-2013/
With that note, that marks the end of today’s #FusionAwards13
It’s her birthday today as well. Team Fusion had a surprise presentation for her today.
Vote of thanks is being given away at to the moment. Maithri, assistant manager of Sarvodaya gives away it. She thanks each and everyone.
Certificate level awards are still being given away. Stay tuned.
2013 July candidates will get their awards now from Isura Silva, Manager of Sarvodaya Fusion.
Udara is back on stage with Brainy Brains quiz.
Whats the maximum character limit in a tweet?
Name 3 social media networks?
How many KBs in a MB?
Name the founder of Apple INC.
Kalhari Kaluarachchi gets off the stage from the presentation party. Raini joins again the presentation party.
Nimalan just delivered a short speech.
Diploma certificates for the 4th and 5th batch will be given away now.
M. Nimalan from Jaffna bags the most empowered student award and Dileepani Perera awards it to him.
next set of awards are being given away at the moment?
What is the latest version of the Windows operating system?
What is the word processing software in Microsoft Office Package?
What is the latest version of the Android operating system?
were the questions asked and the ones who were quick enough to raise their hands, won gift hampers from KottuMee.
Brainy Brains session, an icebreaker will take place now. Udara Dharmasena will conduct this.
He thanks Isura, Udara, Harsha, Ariyarathne, Prabath and almost everyone in the head table.
Sarvodaya Fusion Award has more value today. We want to update the traditional way of following IT and teaching IT methods. – Santhush
Santhush Jayathilake is on the stage now. The Exam Manager, he will deliver his speech now.
Another session of entertainment is about to happen now. Everyone rejoices on that note.
Mr. Prabath will give away the next set of awards and is on stage now.
Professor Gihan Dias seems like have left the premises.
So the Certificate Award Presentation is next.
Raini Goonatillak is on the stage now to give away the next set of awards.
A Cultural Performance is about to take place now, conducted by Students.
Chethana Ranasinghe, now joins the presentation party to give the awards.
4th batch best performing students will get their Medals now. And Professor Gihan Dias will give them away.
Medals for 2nd and 3rd of the each course from all batches will be given away by Imran Vilcassim, Country Manager for Microsoft Sri Lanka.
Overall Best performing students from all over the island are being given away medals now.
Smart Village and Android Village Hubs are powered by Etisalat. Well performing village level institutes are being recognized at the moment.
” This is just the start, you are just on the foundation. Only hard work will deliver results. Take what you have learnt, back to your community. ”
Android Village Hub is one of the best initiatives taken in Sri Lanka to encourage the rural community. – Duminda
Guest of Honor, Duminda Rathnayake, CEO of Etisalat SL will deliver his speech now.
Wichara from Kanthale also wins the upcoming Entrepreneur Award.
Sasikaran from Jaffna, Priyangika from Kandy win the upcoming Entrepreneur Award.
Dilini Fernando receives the Award behalf of HSBC as a partner of Fusion Awards.
Santhush Jayathilake bags the best Entrepreneur award.
The most innovative partner award goes to Etisalat Sri Lanka, Their CEO Duminda Rathnayake, collects the award.
“Obviously we want to improve by improving others.” – Imran
Imran Vilcassim, Country Manager for Microsoft will take the award for Microsoft’s contribution to Fusion Awards for 4 continuous years.
Rest of the Awards for Polgawalela District are being given away at the moment by Vinya Ariyarathna, Executive Director of Sarvodaya Fusion.
He gives away the Kurunegala and Matara awards as well.
Madu Rathnayake is asked to stay on stage to give away the first set of awards to the Batticloe July batch.
Madu congratulate everyone and says he looks forward to hearing from these people when they get back to their Village.
Young people are the millennial. Anything you can dream of, is literally enabled by technology today. Use technology fr betterment. to raise awareness. – Madu
His message encourages everyone to engage on Social Media for good.
Now we are moving on to the next speech, which will be given by Madu Rathnayake, who is the Chairman of Sarvodaya Fusion, Chairman SLASSCOM.
A video message by Dr. Harsha Liyanage , Managing Director of Sarvodaya Fusion will be played now.
“Don’t wait for the future. Start today. ” Dr. Ariyarathne concludes.
Some of the dictators around the world are trying to control world with IT and Technology.
4) Share your knowledge
5) Serve the world for goodness.
2) Loving and Kindness towards everything.
3) Science and Technology wont do any good to humanity unless you use it combined with spirituality.
Dr. A.T. Ariyarhne says he will give 5 tips for participants today here.
1) Being happy is very important. Money and power won’t make you feel content.
A.T. Ariyarathne welcomes everyone and thanks Dr. Harsha Liyanage for looking after Sarvodaya from abroad.
There’s is no one in Sri Lanka, who haven’t heard about Sarvodaya Fusion. Now we call Dr. A.T. Ariyarathne to the stage to share a few words with us. He is the President and the Founder of Sarvodaya Movement.
“I welcome you, I congratulate you” he says.
He welcomes all the partners, dignitaries in the head row, participants and volunteers as well.
Isura Silva, Manager of Sarvodaya Fusion will address the welcome speech to the gathering now. He says he will keep this under 4 minutes since they are running behind schedule.
A small video clip from the 2012 Award Ceremony is being played at the moment.
You can catch our Live feed on twitter via #FusionAwards13 hashtag.
The event that signifies the value of time, Sarvodaya Fusion Award Ceremony. – compère
Around 600 participants are expected to come today. Udara said to us earlier today.
All rose for National Anthem.
Dignitaries will light traditional Oil lamp.
Dr. A.T. Ariyarathne
Prof Gihan Dias
All the dignitaries are here. Traditional Kandyan dance troop will lead them in.
We are Live from the event, Fusion Award Ceremony 2013.