Parallel to the Java Sri Lanka 2009 Software Exhibition and Conference, the website www.hitecjobmarket was launched to support job seekers who look for high tech jobs.
The official launch took place at the Ministry of Construction and Engineering Services, by Dr. Rajitha Senarathne, Hon Minister for Construction and Engineering Services.
At the launch, the Minister stated that this website will open doors to the Sri Lankan youth to foreign jobs, and Sri Lanka will be able to produce the job force required for these jobs.
Further, he mentioned that through this large-scale national project, Java Technology would be a major driving force to produce an employment force based on the knowledge of Java Technology. Java Technology is a high-end technology capable of developing software for a wide range of applications from micro technology to satellite technology and from e-Commerce to rn-Commerce.
He also highlighted that the National Software Exhibition and Conference will be a major event for the Sri Lankan youth to be exposed to the training and job opportunities related to this highly capable technology.