The 3rd UKCeB Good Practice Marketplace & Excellence Awards & Special HFI Award - 2012Date: 17/02/2012
Good Practice within Team Defence was promoted and celebrated in the 3rd annual Good Practice Marketplace and Excellence Awards organised by the UK Council for Electronic Business (UKCeB) in collaboration with the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD).
Hosted at the HP Labs in Bristol, the marketplace format enabled delegates to learn through direct contact with project teams. During the day, the six Award finalists each had 10 minutes to present their case study to compete for the prestigeous UKCeB Excellence Awards. Following close deliberations by a judging panel from academia, industry, MOD and UKCeB, the Awards were announced and presented by Brigadier Alan Clacher, Head - Logistics NEC Programme.
The Overall Winner of the UKCeB Excellence Awards was Deep-Secure Limited based on their work demonstrating the use and applicablity for Team Defence of Signed and Encrypted Email Over The Internet. This SEEOTI approach provides simple-to-use, standards-based enabling technology for email that allows Small to Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) to communicate securely with one another, with the MOD and with the major Aerospace and Defence (A&D) contractors. The judges noted the potnetial value for other commercial sectors and government departments.
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