The Google Community Summit, Asia 2014 took place at the Blue Water Resort at Colombo, Sri Lanka from the 29th of August to 30th of August 2014. More than 160 GBG (Google Business Group) and GDG (Google Developer Group) Community Managers from South East Asia, China and India joined 22 Google employees at the 2 Day Summit. The Summit concluded with an Awards Night, rewarding the best performing communities across Asia. GBG Dhaka has once again been awarded as the Number 1 GBG Chapter of South East Asia for the 2nd year in a row. GBG Dhaka has also won another award for being featured in Google Spotlight with two stories from Bangladesh at the Google I/O in Mountain View, California, USA. GBG Sonargaon, the 2nd GBG Chapter of Bangladesh, has also won an award for being one of the top 5 GBG chapters of South East Asia. The Google Community in Bangladesh as a whole has won 3 awards, making Bangladesh one of the most highlighted countries at the prestigious Summit.
Source: The Daily Star