The Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT) held its Orientation for the Infoschol 2019 programme at
Nelly Marine Hotel, Wellawatte.
A large gathering of scholars of the Inforschol programme participated at the event along with their
parents. The Infoschol students have been selected from several local and international schools across
the island for their outstanding performances in academic and extracurricular activities.
IIT Dean Ms. Naomi Krishnaraja delivered the welcome speech and briefed the scholars and their
parents about the programme. Mrs. Tamara Dunusinghe spoke about her son Dr. Sasakthi Abeysinghe’s
journey as an Infoschol graduate and his success in his career at Google. Mr. Sudharshan Welihinda
(Director IIT) and Mr Nuwan Perera (Director, Software Development – IFS) also shared their thoughts.