NASSCOM and WorldSkills aligned with Akkado to execute the first-ever Cloud Computing skill contest at Noida, Uttar Pradesh. The event witnessed great minds from 10 countries showcasing their potential and skills in a 5-day mega affair.
The skill of cloud computing for WorldSkills Competition was led by SSC IT-ITeS NASSCOM and NSDC along with AWS India and Ctrls. Through the International Cloud Computing Challenge 2019, Cloud Computing Skill will be brought at the WorldSkills Competition for the first time in the upcoming global skills challenge scheduled for August 2019, in KAZAN, Russia. It was a moment of pride for India as it challenges countries like Belgium, Brazil, China, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Russia, and Singapore in the Cloud Computing segment for the first time.
The contest was inaugurated after a glittering ceremony at Hotel Shangri-La, Delhi after which the participants moved to the NASSCOM office. It was heartening to see talent that had previously won several accolades in their respective countries and put their skills to test against fellow international candidates and exchange ideas, also technical know-how.
Ireland was the Gold Medal Winner followed by Brazil who won the Silver Medal and Bronze Medal was bagged by the Korean Team.
For Akkado, it was like a feather in the hat for their ever-growing portfolio of success and achievements. From the opening ceremony, competition execution, closing ceremony, branding and merchandising, Akkado executed a seamless event to ensure the best environmental challenge.
Abhishek Sharma, Chairman, Akkado said, “Akkado is privileged to manage and organize NASSCOM 'International Cloud Computing Challenge 2019', at Noida. We would like to thank NASSCOM & NSDC for putting their trust and faith in us. We look forward to strengthening our relationship with them, and to continue our endeavours together. I would also like to thank the team at Akkado for giving their best and putting in all their efforts to make this event a grand success.”