THANK YOU FOR THE OVERWHELMING RESPONSE. VOTING FOR THE SOCIAL MEDIA DAY 2018 IS NOW CLOSED.
Getting Nominations: All the nominees for the respective categories were nominated by the Sri Lankan cyber community.
Shortlisting for Voting: All the nominations were shortlisted by the Jury Panel (mentioned in the event details page: http://smday.lk/lineup.php ).
Voting: Votes are authenticated by a valid Phone number and ID number must be mentioned when voting. Details will be cross-checked to confirm authenticity when voting.
Selection of winners: At the end of the voting period, the voting system automatically reports the current standing winners to the agency.
Correctness: The system is developed and tested according to the Industry accepted best practices. The Agency does not accept responsibility of factors outside its control, technical or otherwise.
Security: The voting platform is built following the industry-accepted best practices, and to the best of the Agency’s knowledge, is resistant to known infiltration techniques.
Privacy: The data collected in the voting platform will be limited to the valid phone number and ID number entered to authenticate votes.
Anonymity: The voting results are aggregated and consolidated before reporting, and thus it does not allow identification of who voted for whom.
Data storage: All the data collected will be removed from the voting platform systems after the event, and no data will be kept on our systems that could lead to a potential loss of privacy.
Liability: The system is provided ‘as-is’ and is to be used at the voters responsibility. The Agency and/or its authorized third parties are not liable for any damage caused by the use of the Voting platform.