Media partners

The 2017 ICT4D Conference is supported by the following organizations:

Geospatial Media and Communications is an internationally accredited organization, having committed itself to serve stakeholders of geospatial community and work towards opening new era of industrialization, while facilitating collaboration and demonstrating value and benefits of geospatial technology and information for governance, businesses and people.



About HYSEA (Hyderabad Software Enterprises Association) –

It is a registered apex body with more than 300 members, representing the software industry. Its mission is to position the state as the leading intellectual capital of the world, by nurturing entrepreneurship, research and innovation, to achieve global excellence in IT products and services. HYSEA’s role over the years has expanded to playing a pivotal role in helping the government formulate appropriate policies and extending help in the creation of simpler and more effective procedures needed for the growth of the industry.



Edelman is a leading global communications marketing firm that partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman operates in 13 countries across Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa (APACMEA) and has affiliates in more than 40 cities. Edelman was named The Holmes Report’s 2013 Middle East, 2014 and 2016 Asia-Pacific Digital, 2015 Korean and 2016 North Asia Consultancy of the Year; Campaign’s 2012 Greater China PR, 2013 Indonesia Digital, 2013 and 2015 South Asia PR, 2014 Australia/New Zealand PR and 2015 Japan/Korea PR Agency of the Year; and Asia-Pacific Excellence Award’s 2015 Agency of the Year. Visit for more information.




NGOBOX is a leading and unique online development sector platform, which has carved a niche in the field of information and partnership services in the social sector in India. It provides a holistic communication and networking platform to social sector organizations, CSR foundations and social enterprises. From online outreach services to on-ground event management, recruitment support to process management, NGOBOX partners with a range of organizations in India across its network of 95,000 organizations. NGOBOX is the biggest development sector platform in India, and one of the fastest growing platforms in South Asia.




 Sankalp Forum – an Intellecap Initiative – has been a crusader of Impact Investing and has created an  eco-system of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, multilaterals and policy makers who are committed to further the cause of development through entrepreneurship and innovation. Sankalp Forum is designed to initiate dialogue and enable collective action at the base of the pyramid across high impact sectors: Agriculture &Food Security, Education & Skilling , Clean Energy, Health, Water & Sanitation, and Financial Inclusion. It has a global community of 25000+ stakeholders including foundations, funders, policymakers, innovators, social entrepreneurs and impact investors. Sankalp Forum showcases and awards high impact entrepreneurs and innovators at annual convenings held at Jakarta, Mumbai and Nairobi.



TechSoup is an international NGO that provides civil society organizations and changemakers globally to gain effective access to technology donations, resources, training and solutions for capacity-building.  Our global partner network of NGOs and leading technology partners covers 236 countries, supporting over 800,000 organizations to access more than US$6 Billion in technology resources globally. More about our work at and