NEWS AND EVENTS
August 8, 2005
National Internet Festival opens voting process
Voting for People?s Site started at the official web site of National Internet Festival of Uzbekistan (www.if.uz) on 5 August.
According to organizers, some 1,200 web sites were submitted to festival and jury included 950 to the festival.
The voting process will held throughout August and the results will be announced during Information-Communication Technologies Week, scheduled for 19-23 September. It is expected that National Forum of UzNet will be held on 22 September.
National Internet Festival of Uzbekistan was announced in the end of April. The festival was initiated by Internet community of Uzbekistan and supported by the Uzbek Agency for Communication and Informatization. Editorial board of magazine InfoCOM.UZ will coordinate and organize the festival. Uzbektelecom, national telecommunication operator, is general sponsor of the event.
The festival has 15 nominations, of which 14 are thematic like science, education, sport, art and business. There will be also nominations like e-media, network services and e-trade, which directly connected with Internet.
Two web sites of UzReport.com were nominated. These are a www.uzreport.com and www.uzsecurities.com. Please visit www.if.uz and give your vote for us.