Riseup Labs has been awarded the Digital Bangladesh Award 2022 as the best technology company in the private sector for its use of emerging technologies and its unique contribution to the information technology sector.
Ershadul Hoque, founder and CEO of Riseup Labs, received the award at a ceremony organised by the ICT Division at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) in Dhaka on Monday, said a press release.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Education Minister Dipu Moni, State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak, ICT Department Senior Secretary NM Ziaul Alam, Standing Committee on Telecommunication Ministry Chairman AKM Rahmatullah, and the cabinet members of the government attended the award giving ceremony.
Riseup Labs Senior Marketing Manager Md Chhafrul Alam Khan and Head of Product Development Md Rafiquzzaman were also present at the ceremony.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina congratulated the winners of the Digital Bangladesh Award 2022.
Earlier in 2014, Riseup Labs won the National Mobile Application Award as the ICT category champion from the ICT division.
An ISO-certified leading technology company, Riseup Labs has won numerous awards and recognitions for providing next-generation IT solutions, including Bangladesh Gaming Expo Award 2017, the UpCity Best of New York Award 2022, and the Manifest Award by Clutch, said the release.
Riseup Labs is globally recognised for developing creative, innovative, sustainable digital software and providing technology solutions. It is also working to develop and enhance the capacity of the young generation by providing specialised IT training, workshops and seminars in Bangladesh directly and online, the release added.
Since its founding in 2009, Riseup Labs has worked with leading organisations such as UNICEF Bangladesh, UNDP, European Union, World Health Organisation, Food and Agriculture Organisation, Robi Axiata Limited, BBC Media Action, Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, and ICT Division.