ICT Award

Advisors for ICT Award 2023

advisors

Former Minister of Ministry of Science and technology

Mr. Ganesh Shah

Honorable Member, National Planning Comission (NPC)

Dr. Ram Kumar Phuyal

Secretary , MoEST

Pramila D. Bajracharya

Chairperson, Nepal Telecommunication Authority

Mr. Purushotam Khanal

Deputy Mayor, Kathmandu Metropolitan city

Ms. Sunita Dangol

Joint Secretary, MoCIT (GoN)

Mr. Anil Kumar Dutta

Director, IT Innovation Center, TU

Prof Dr. Subarna Shakya

Dean, School of Engineering, Kathmandu University

Prof Dr. Manish Pokharel

Former Joint Secretary, MoCIT (GoN)

Mr. Birendra K. Mishra

ICT Expert

Mr. Ananda Raj Khanal

Founding President, CAN Federation

Dr. Bimal Kumar Sharma

Former Minister of Ministry of Science and technology

Mr. Ganesh Shah

Mr. Ganesh Shah is Former Minister of the Ministry of Science and Technology. An inspiring personality who has been continuously devoting himself for the betterment of Nepal in terms of Science and Technology.

Honorable Member, National Planning Comission (NPC)

Dr. Ram Kumar Phuyal

Dr. Ram Kumar Phuyal is a member of the National Planning Commission (NPC) of the Government of Nepal. Mr. Phuyal has served as a chair, head, team lead, coordinator, senior advisor/ expert of various steering committees and task forces set up by the government at different times.

Secretary , MoEST

Pramila D. Bajracharya

Mrs. Pramila Devi Bajracharya is an engineer by profession and has worked as an esteemed member for 7 government departments till date. She has been an advocate for proper government policies in the field of waste management , sanitation and adoption of EVs.

Chairperson, Nepal Telecommunication Authority

Mr. Purushotam Khanal

Mr. Purushottam Khanal is the Chairman of Nepal Telecommunications Authority, a regulatory body of Nepal for the telecommunication sector. Mr. Khanal has served various Government organizations Nepal, like The Rising Nepal, and National Computer Center. As a regulator, he has been leading the sector for the proliferation of the ICT.

Deputy Mayor, Kathmandu Metropolitan city

Ms. Sunita Dangol

Sunita Dangol holds the esteemed position of Deputy Mayor in the Kathmandu Metropolitan City, playing a crucial role in the governance and development of the capital of Nepal. Her leadership as Deputy Mayor reflects a commitment to public service and a dedication to addressing the needs of the city’s residents.

Joint Secretary, MoCIT (GoN)

Mr. Anil Kumar Dutta

Anil Kumar Dutta is Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology who believes that the future lies in the hands of young people.

Director, IT Innovation Center, TU

Prof Dr. Subarna Shakya

Mr. Shakya has a strong background in information technology and services, with expertise in government, project management, databases, software design, and information systems. He is also the advisor member of National Information Technology Committee, Government of Nepal.

Dean, School of Engineering, Kathmandu University

Prof Dr. Manish Pokharel

Manish Pokharel worked as a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at Kathmandu University and currently is the Dean of School of Engineering, KU. He had been appointed as a member of the High-Level ICT Council under the chairmanship of Prime Minister of Nepal.

Former Joint Secretary, MoCIT (GoN)

Mr. Birendra K. Mishra

Birendera Kumar Mishra is the former joint secretary of communication and information technology(MoCIT), Government of Nepal (GoN)

ICT Expert

Mr. Ananda Raj Khanal

Mr. Khanal is a senior Director at Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA),and a founding member of the Internet Society, Nepal Chapter, and plays a key role in its initiatives. He is also an active government stakeholder in the Nepal Internet Governance Forum, he’s deeply engaged in Internet Governance issues.

Founding President, CAN Federation

Dr. Bimal Kumar Sharma

Dr. Bimal Kumar Sharma is recognized as the Founding President of the CAN Federation, a position that reflects his leadership and commitment to advancing information technology in Nepal. Dr. Sharma’s influence extends across the realms of technology, innovation, and the broader digital landscape.As the Founding President, Dr. Bimal Kumar Sharma has played a pivotal role in shaping the strategic direction of the CAN Federation, contributing to the growth and development of the information technology sector in the country.