The 2016 national awards event incorporating the Pearcey Medal and Pearcey Hall of Fame awards together with the Benson Entrepreneur Award, will be on Thursday evening 1st December in Sydney - the Pearcey Foundation is joining with the ACS for a combined gala national awards event in corporating the pearcey Awards with the ACS National Disruptor Awards.
Each year the Pearcey Foundation makes awards to outstanding individuals. The awards and previous winners of each award are listed in subsections below. The awardees are selected by various state based and national committees. Nominations can be received at any time.
There are two main categories of awards:
- Lifetime ICT achievement and contribution - Pearcey Medal and Pearcey Hall of Fame
- Entrepreneurial ICT achievement and contribution - Benson Award, Pearcey State Awards
These awards are presented at special events recognised in the ICT industry as "good news" occasions and attended by the most influential decision makers in the industry. These events are generously supported by sponsors and new sponsors are always welcome!