About the Award

India Quality Awards 2016 recognizes those organizations and practitioners that have stepped away from legacy tools and processes to create Quality programs that define the future of Product Development, services and support. Executives and teams leading IT and Quality at these companies will be recognized among their peers at the India Quality Awards ceremony to be held at World IT Quality and Business Excellence Summit 2016.

It will be audited by eminent jury members and CapGemini

The awards shall be judged by a panel of distinguished Jury Members with significant experience in Quality.

Why enter India Quality Awards?

Entering India Quality Awards is an opportunity to be acknowledged and rewarded. With such recognition comes confidence, fame for each individual, team, and organization.

  • Improve your company/individual profile
  • Acknowledment and fame
  • Impress stakeholders
  • Networking

Submission Guidelines

Please download the application form given below to submit your entry. Do not exceed the word limit. Entries for the India Software Development Awards will be judged based on the following criteria:

  • Measurable Impact on Business Objectives - 25 points
  • Methods used - 25 points
  • Innovative tools and techniques - 25 points
  • Customer centricity - 25 points

August 19, 2016

Bangalore

3 Individual Categories

5 Corporate Categories

Individual Categories include :

1. Quality Lifetime Achievement of the Year 2016 (Honorary)
The veteran Quality Thought leader whose contribution to the industry is memorable. The jury, comprising of CIOs of end user companies and celebrated thought-leaders, shall chose the winner.

2. Quality Leader of the Year 2016
This will be awarded to the most outstanding Quality leader.

Nominations for Quality Leader of the Year 2016 :


Aravindan Raghavan

PwC

SDC India

Praveen Kurdukar

Head Quality Assurance

Wipro Technologies

Rajesh Narayan

VP Testing & Quality Assurance

Quinnox

Pravas Ranjan Rout

Principal Quality Program

Infosys

Vasudeva Sharma M

Associate Director - Quality

Novartis Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.

Nithyapriya Subramanyan

Sr. Director Quality

L&T Technology Services

Shiva Hiremath

Senior Director - Quality Engineering & Assurance

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Pundlik Jumbad

Head of Functional Testing, Global Quality Management

D+H

Ramesh Murugesan

Director & Quality Leader

Xerox

Nagaraj Chickballapur

Director, Quality Assurance

Oracle India Pvt LTD

Shankar Jayaraman

Director Quality Engineering

VMware

DS Srinath

Deputy General Manager (Quality)

HAL

Ramesh B R

Senior Director

OpenText

Ganesh Arunachala

Chief Assurance officer

Trianz

Dayanand Naik

Asst General Manager - Quality

Volvo India Pvt. Ltd

G Srinivasan

General Manager - Quality Assurance

Kirloskar Toyota Textile Machinery Pvt. Ltd

Raghavendra Bariker

Director

RGBSI

Francisco Barrios

Director, Quality

Autoliv India

Balu Takey

AGM-R&D & Quality

Aditya Birla Retail Limited

Chittaranjan Mohanty

Head of AM Shared Services

JPMorgan Chase & Co

Prashanth G N

Senior Vice President - Corporate Quality

Micro Labs Ltd

SUNILRAJ OTHENA

Senior General Manager - Quality Systems

Syngene International Limited

Umesh Kale

President & Chief Quality Officer

Strides Shasun Limited

Girish Shanbhog

DGM-Quality Assurance

Wintac Limited

Ravikumar Kvs

Head - BU Quality & Operational Excellence

ABB India

Satish Katti

General Manager - Supplier quality and logistics

Schneider Electric

Amresh Mahajan

DGM - Module Operations and Engineering

Tata Power Solar Systems Limited

Kollangi Mohana

Asst.C.O.O/QA & IS

Powertrans Consultants & services

TK Balakumar

SVP Operations

Big Basket

Gayatri Kohli

General Manager - Foods Innovation & Quality

Spencer's Retail

3. India Quality League 2016 - #1 Corporate Quiz/Contest for QA professionals
Purpose of this contest is to identify India's most knowledgeable Quality Professionals. Participants need to win the prestigious and highly competitive India quality league 2016, which begins from Aug 5 via an All India Online quiz at 5 pm IST. All nominees who qualify to the second round (semifinals) shall be mentioned on the website. For more info please Click Here

Who can apply?
Individuals or corporate team can directly apply for any of the above categories. Agencies may apply on behalf of their clients, in which case an email approval from the brand owner must be attached with the application. In these cases separate certificates will be provided for the agency, but the trophy will bear only the name of the client.

Corporate Award Categories

1. Quality Project of the year 2016
Awarded to the most outstanding testing project in the retail, BFSI, Manufacturing and Telecom sector. The jury, comprising of CIOs of end user companies and celebrated thought-leaders, shall chose the winner. All nominees shall be mentioned on the website. However only the Top 5, selected by Jury members, comprising of CIOs of end user companies and celebrated thought-leaders, shall be on the awards main page.

Nominees

Tech Mahindra

IBS

Manhattan

Wipro

CGI

Tech Mahindra

IBS

Manhattan

Wipro

CGI



2. Quality Team of the year 2016
Will be awarded to the most outstanding overall quality team of the year. All nominees shall be mentioned on the website. However only the Top 5, selected by Jury members, comprising of CIOs of end user companies and celebrated thoughtleaders, shall be on the awards main page.

3. Emerging Technology in Quality of the year 2016
It will be awarded to the company using the most emerging technology . All nominees shall be mentioned on the website. However only the Top 5, selected by Jury members, comprising of CIOs of end user companies and celebrated thoughtleaders, shall be on the awards main page.

4. Quality Tool of the year 2016
The award is for the most productive tool that enhances the quality process. Product companies can use this category to nominate themselves. Open source tools shall be chosen based on a survey by UNICOM.

5. Quality Startup of the year 2016
The best and most promising startup in software quality gets this award. . All nominees shall be mentioned on the website. However only the Top 5, selected by Jury members, comprising of CIOs of end user companies and celebrated thoughtleaders, shall be on the awards main page.

Who can apply?
Corporates (Brand Owners/Marketing team, CXO desk, HR, Program Managers) can directly apply for any of the above categories. Agencies may apply on behalf of their clients, in which case an email approval from the brand owner must be attached with the application. In these cases separate certificates will be provided for the agency, but the trophy will bear only the name of the client.

Submission Guidelines

Submissions :

Award submission guidelines:

1.More than one submission (s) are allowed in any category.

2. There can be more than one submission from a company.

3. Nominations are FREE. Our jury members shall be selecting top 3 nominations for the final round. Once selected a nominal fee of Rs. 7500 /- + taxes needs to be paid to ensure serious nominations.

4. All submitted proposals shall be referred to jury members comprising of esteemed panellists. CapGemini is helping us in putting a transparent process in identifying the deserving individuals and teams for the awards. The awards shall be judged by a panel of distinguished Jury Members (Click here for more)

5. The jury will select the best proposals in each category.

6. Your project will be evaluated based on the information you provide. We hence request you to spend comprehensive time in filling out the details pertinent to your project/projects.

7. Once the proposal qualifies for the final nomination (s), the same shall be informed to you.

8. All the final nominees should be present on the awards day.

9. Winner's name shall be declared on the awards day.

10. Winner's trophy(ies) shall be handed over a gala ceremony on the awards day.

Submission Deadlines:

Early Bird Submission : 10th August 2016
Standard Submission : 17th August 2016

Instructions

1. Fill in the required details, and
2. Send the completed form to contact@unicomlearning.com.

For More Information :

Contact Mr Arjun Naidu by telephone at +91 80 4202 3134 / +91 99869 33533 or by email at contact@unicomlearning.com

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