Nominations are open for the area’s main tech awards – which might be a reside occasion this 12 months.
The Dynamites Awards, organised yearly by tech community Dynamo, shine a highlight on profitable regional tech corporations, organisations and departments and recognise the expertise inside the North East digital and IT sector.
Final 12 months’s occasion was held just about, however this 12 months’s awards might be held on Thursday, November 11, on the Banqueting Suite at Newcastle Civic Centre.
There are ten classes this 12 months, together with the Rising Star, which might be awarded in reminiscence of Nate Sterling who received the class in 2019, and died earlier this 12 months.
Chair of judges this 12 months is Cate Kalson, Director at Oliver Wyman and Dynamo advisory board member, who stated: “The Dynamites Awards have turn into an essential date within the tech sector’s calendar – this 12 months extra so than ever earlier than as we’re going to have the ability to formally recognise the numerous contribution and innovation that has occurred within the sector over the extraordinary previous 12 months.
“We because the judging panel are trying ahead to receiving a bumper crop of entries. They’re the proper alternative to rejoice and amplify the superb work being accomplished at so many tech corporations.”
Tickets will be booked right here, and you may enter the awards on the Dynamo web site.
The deadline for entries into this 12 months’s awards, the eighth Dynamites, is 5pm on Thursday, September 9.
Dynamo is a component funded by the ERDF as a part of the Catalysing Innovation in North East Clusters undertaking.