Global Indus Technovators Awards 2008

The winners of the GITA 2007 awards have been announced! The nominations for GITA 2008 awards are open.


The Global Indus Technovator Awards have been instituted to recognize and felicitate distinguished innovators of Indus origin working at the cutting-edge of technology that may be harnessed for far-reaching applications.

Award Goals:

  • Recognize and felicitate young South Asians who have made outstanding technological or entrepreneurial contributions leading to far-reaching benefits,
  • Facilitate networking between professionals in industry, research and business to accelerate the development and application of emerging technologies.
  • Provide a base for aspiring innovators and entrepreneurs to draw motivation from the entrepreneurial work of the successful professionals.

Specialty Areas:

The awards recognize innovators, from either a technical or entrepreneurial perspective, in the fields of biotechnology, heathcare and medicine, information technology, materials and devices, energy, and developmental work. We also welcome nominations that do not fit one of the above broad categories.