TAP TAP ANTS : BATTLEFIELD from BANGLADESH receives nomination for UN-based Award
The online Jury of the World Summit Award examines almost 500 of the world's best e-Content Websites and ICT projects from August 10 to September 15. TAP TAP ANTS : BATTLEFIELD from Dhaka, Bangladesh is one of them.
TAP TAP ANTS : BATTLEFIELD from BANGLADESH is nominated to enter the next round of the 2015 World Summit Award (WSA) in ENTERTAINMENT & GAMES. TAP TAP ANTS : BATTLEFIELD will compete against almost 500 outstanding digital nominations and applications from 160 countries and be evaluated by the WSA's online Jury from August 10 to September 15. The online jury will evaluate the ventures, creating a shortlist of 15-20 projects in each of the eight categories.
TAP TAP ANTS : BATTLEFIELD is a fast paced Action, Arcade game with exciting combos, two different Game Modes i.e. Survival and War, and different challenging missions. This game also has multi-touch and game-play customization features, and some surprise elements to increase the fun level. It's been awarded by NATIONAL MOBILE APPLICATION AWARD 2014 and selected for World Summit Award 2015 as best and most innovative digital content from Bangladesh.
After this, in a three-day process in September, the WSA Grand Jury, consisting of 20 international renowned ICT experts and industry leaders, will meet in Baku/Azerbaijan to evaluate the submissions from the remaining nominees and select the 40 best products. The jury members of the Grand Jury come from all continents and have backgrounds in the creative industries, telecommunication, advertising, journalism and research, as well as in teaching.
Finally, the 40 world's best e-Content applications (5 products in each of the WSA categories) are selected to present their products in front of an international audience in the WSA Global Congress.
The categories of the World Summit Award (WSA):
Government & Open Data
Health & Environment
Learning & Science
Entertainment & Games
Culture & Tourism
Media & News
Business & Commerce
Inclusion & Empowerment
TAP TAP ANTS : BATTLEFIELD is nominated in ENTERTAINMENT & GAMES.
WSA World Congress 2015
After the selection in Azerbaijan, the 40 WSA winners will get the chance to present their products at the WSA World Congress. The event will offer a platform for high level experts, industry leaders and government representatives to discuss innovation in mobile content. At the event, an on sight jury will again evaluate the products to select eight overall winners: The WSA Global Champions 2015.
About the World Summit Award
The World Summit Award (WSA) is the global follow-up initiative of the United Nations World Summit on Information Society (WSIS). It partners with the key UN organisations and agencies in the framework of the UN Geneva Agenda and the Tunis Action Plan and selects and promotes the world's best e-Content and innovative ICT applications; to date more than 178 countries are actively involved. Through national pre-selections and contests together with a global jury process, WSA demonstrates the local diversity and rich creativity of ICT use. WSA is a global hub for everyone who values the crucial importance of local content to make today's information society more inclusive.
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