Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Awards at World Computer Congress 2010

Greetings from the World Computer Congress 2010 dinner in Brisbane. Dr Megan Clark, Chief Executive of CSIRO described their work on wireless broadband for regional areas.

Awarded were the 2010 Pearcey Queensland Award to Peter Ward. The IFIP Isaac L. Auerbach Award went to Dipak Khakhar, initiator of the IFIP World Information Technology Forum. The 2010 Pearcey Medal was awarded to John Grant, Chairman of the Australian Information Industry Association.

ps: I will be speaking at the congress on "Teaching Sustainable ICT Competencies with Tablet Computers" at 12 noon Thursday.

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