KATHMANDU: Federation of Computer Association Nepal (CAN Federation) President Nawaraj Kunwar has been elected Vice Chairman of Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organisation (ASOCIO). Kunwar will serve as Vice Chairman for ASOCIO from 2023 to 2024.
The annual general assembly (AGM) held in Singapore last week elected Kunwar to the post. Representing CAN Federation, he assumed responsibility of co-opt vice chairman at ASOCIO in January 2022.
A nine-member committee formed under the leadership of Information Service Industry Association of ROC (CISA) Chairman Brian Shen include representatives and members of umbrella organisations related to Information Technology (IT) of different countries including Nepal, Japan, Thailand, South Korea, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore.
The ASOCIO is an ICT federation organised by ICT associations representing 24 economies throughout Asia Pacific. The federation was established in Tokyo, Japan in 1984 and it is the most time-honoured and active international ICT trade organisation in Asia and Oceania.
Meanwhile, the CAN Federation has wished Kunwar a successful tenure at ASOCIO.