HYSEA stands for Hyderabad Software Enterprises Association formerly known as The IT and ITES Industry Association of AP – ItsAP is Top body consisting of representatives of software industry of Hyderabad registered under AP Public Societies Registration Act which epitomize the interest of Domestic and Export oriented Software product industry. This Apex body started in 1991 with 15 members who Forcasted the Prospects of IT in state economy and now it has around 300 members from IT and ITES. Initially HYSEA facilitated new software companies by guiding and supporting them to overcome the teething problem. Presently it is in major role of helping the government of Telangana to formulate simple and affective procedures and appropriate policies that help IT industry grow and florish.
The HYSEA conducts “Annual HYSEA Software Product Competition & Showcase” every year to encourage and support new innovative ideas, Startup Companies and multinational software companies with center in Hyderabad. This is one of the Esteemed Industry Events. This year is special because it is silver jubilee year of HYSEA. The Expected number of delegates to this honored is 1000, more than 150 leaders from IT industry and more than 150 startups. The main feature of the event is Keynotes from CEO’s of different IT majors and Startups. The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Telangana and IT Minister Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad would be invited for award ceremony. The event aims to recognize and highlight interesting startups from different categories such as
- Enterprise Startup
- Consumer Startup
- Best Technology Innovation [ Non-Product]
- Established Products
- Student enterprenuership
- Best Gadget/Devices award
- Social impact
The upcoming entrepreneurs who fit into these categories can nominate their venture for awards after knowing the guidelines. Shortlisted finalists would get an invitation to the Annual Software Products Showcase & Awards where they can showcase their product and talk to Investors and industry and government decision makers.