Mr. Harsha Wijayawardhana’s interview on Radio Sri Lanka – 11th February 2020
Mr. Harsha Wijayawardhana – Chief Operating Officer of Theekshana R&D company has been appointed to the Board of Bank of Ceylon by the Finance Ministry with effect from from 14 January 2020.
Addressing the long awaited need of the public sector and marking the most transformational change in the Sri Lankan, public procurement domain, the Ministry of Finance is introducing an electronic procurement system which facilitates an efficient and transparent procurement process in the entire public sector.
The Finance Minister, Hon. Mangala Samaraweera launched this web portal today (29 May 2019) at the Ministry of Finance to facilitate the e-procurement system for procurement of all the goods, services and works in the public sector.
Sinhala is almost there for IDNs and rules will be integrated with other Indic Languages and this was carried out in almost less than year!
Mr. Harsha Wijayawardhane COO – Theekshana and Dr. Randil Pushpananda – Senior Lecturer – UCSC participated in the Sanhinda TV Program on the 11th of March 2019 in order to publicize the recently inaugurated Local Language Technical Help Center.
The Local Language Help Center was launched today at the University of Colombo. The launch was organized by Theekshana, through which the Center will operate.
The objective of this venture is to address issues which users may still encounter when using Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Sinhala and Tamil.Details
Harsha Wijayawardhana is the Co-Chair of the Generation Panel for the Sinhala script. He has more than 25 years of experience in information and communications technology (ICT) and has been involved in UNICODE Sinhala research for more than 10 years. He is currently the Chief Operating Officer of Theekshana, a company at the University of Colombo School of Computing in Sri Lanka.Details
Theekshana had signed a contract agreement with Sri Lanka Police for the maintenance of the Automated Fingerprint Identification System from 2018 – 2022. The signing ceremony was held on 2nd of November at the Special Task Force Unit of Sri Lanka Police. S/DIG Mr. M.R. Latiff Commandant of the Special Task Force (STF) , SP…Details
Mr. Harsha Wijayawardhana , COO of Theekshana has been elevated as a Fellow of the British Computer Society.
Proposal for Sinhala Script Root Zone Label Generation Rules has been published for the public comments.
The proposal for Sinhala Script Root Zone Label Generation Rules has been published for public comment and can be found at https://www.icann.org/public-comments/sinhala-lgr-2018-10-02-en