ACN Arab Technology Awards 2016 shortlist announced

The ACN Arab Technology Awards 2016 will be held at the Conrad Dubai, located close to the Dubai World Trade Centre and its exhibition centre.

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ACN Arab Technology Awards 2016 shortlist announced The final winners will be announced at a lavish gala dinner at the Conrad Dubai on Wednesday 17 October 2016.
By  Alexander Sophoclis Pieri Published  October 9, 2016

After collating nominations sent from across industries in the GCC and after much deliberation, the shortlist for the ACN Arab Technology Awards 2016 is finally here. More than 100 nominations were submitted, battling it out in 15 varied categories.

The final winners will be announced at a lavish gala dinner at the Conrad Dubai on Wednesday 17 October 2016 with more than 300 executives from the IT industry expected to attend. Shortlisted nominees will receive five complimentary seats.

This year's awards have been made possible by sponsors du, Skyline University College, Avaya, Nexthink, and CTM360.

For sponsorship opportunities, contact Josephine D'Sa, at josephine.dsa@itp.com

For general inquiries, contact Natasha Bhatia, at natasha.bhatia@itp.com

For any other queries, contact Alexander Sophoclis Pieri, editor, Arabian Computer news at alexander.pieri@itp.com

For general information on the ACN Arab Technology Awards, please visit http://www.itp.net/acnawards/

The shortlisted nominees this year are:

ARABIAN COMPUTER NEWS ARAB TECHNOLOGY AWARDS SHORTLIST

Banking & Finance Implementation of the Year

  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
  • Arab National Bank
  • Compareit4me.com
  • Emirates NBD
  • Hitachi Data Systems
  • Ideal Solutions Company
  • Emirates Islamic
  • Bank Audi

 

CIO of the Year

  • Dr. Alaeddin Al Badawna, Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company
  • Dr. Jassim Haji, Gulf Air
  • Eng. Alia Al Kendi, Electronic Government Authority, Government of Ras Al Khaimah
  • Mohammed Jameeluddin, General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), UAE
  • Rob Webb, Etihad Airways
  • Saket Wagh, Enhance Oman (WJ Towell Company)
  • Shanawaz, Enhance Group
  • Younis Othman, Dubai Customs


Education Implementation of the Year

  • King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology's Internet Services Unit
  • Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM)
  • ITWORX Education's WinjiGo implementation for Syrian refugee children
  • Mohammed Bin Rashid Smart Learning Program (MBRSLP)
  • Ministry of Education, UAE
  • Ministry of Education, Oman


Energy & Industry Implementation of the Year

  • Modular Data Centre - Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company
  • Cloud computing infrastructure - Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company
  • Sipchem


Enterprise Vendor of the Year

  • Avaya
  • Epicor Software Corporation
  • Dell EMC
  • F5 Networks
  • Fortinet
  • Huawei ME
  • Nexthink
  • SAP
  • Cisco Middle East
  • iDashboards


Harnessing Innovation Award

  • AW Rostamani Group
  • ITWORX Education's WinjiGo implementation for Syrian refugee children
  • Mohammed Bin Rashid Smart Learning Program (MBRSLP)
  • Logimart DMCC


Healthcare Implementation of the Year

  • Hamad Medical Corporation
  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital
  • Ministry of Health, UAE
  • Pharmalink


Hospitality & Tourism Implementation of the Year

  • Gulf Air
  • IMG Worlds of Adventure
  • Jumeirah Group
  • Rotana Group


IT Department of the Year

  • AW Rostamani Group
  • Clinical Application Services department at Sidra Medical and Research Center in Doha, Qatar
  • Gulf Air
  • Electronic Government Authority, Government of Ras Al Khaimah
  • Emirates Islamic
  • Dubai Customs
  • Ministry of Finance, UAE
  • Ministry of Education, UAE


Logistics, Transport & Aviation Implementation of the Year

  • Advanced Military Maintenance Repair & Overhaul Center (AMMROC)
  • Gulf Air
  • Etihad Airways
  • Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat)
  • Park Key
  • Aramex


Public Sector Implementation of the Year

  • Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • SharePoint implementation - Electronic Government Authority, Government of Ras Al Khaimah
  • Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA)
  • General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), UAE
  • Dubai Customs
  • IT Procurement Team - Electronic Government Authority, Government of Ras Al Khaimah
  • Ministry of Education, UAE
  • Ministry of Finance, UAE


Retail & Trading Implementation of the Year

  • Aldar Properties
  • AW Rostamani Group
  • Cara Jewellers
  • Mini Exchange
  • Pushdot


Services Provider of the Year

  • Avaya Managed Services
  • CTM360
  • Finesse
  • eHosting DataFort
  • Ideal Solutions Company
  • KeyBS
  • Newgen Software Technologies Limited
  • OMA Emirates Group


Systems Integrator of the Year

  • Condo Protego
  • Finesse
  • Ideal Solutions Company
  • KeyBS
  • MDS PACC
  • OMA Emirates Group
  • Siemcom


Young IT Professional of the Year

  • Adel Housani, Dubai Customs
  • Aisha Al Shamsi, Electronic Government Authority, Government of Ras Al Khaimah
  • Hafiz Sheikh Adnan Ahmed, wasl Asset Management Group
  • Mohammad Khaled Al Hassan, Regulation & Supervision Bureau, UAE
  • Abdullah Hejazi, Software House
  • Ziad Ghosn, Nomadic Capital Limited

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