The 2017 IRMS Industry Awards will honour the following:
IRMS Innovation of the Year
Awarded for the best nominated new idea or system.
-UK Government Department for International Development
-The Digital Preservation Coalition
2016 winner: Digital Transfer Project - The National Archives
IRMS Supplier of the Year
Awarded to the best nominated supplier
-Crown Records Management
-Digital Preservation Coalition
2016 winner: Box-it
IRMS Alison North Award for New Professionals
Open to those in their first 3 years in the profession- both those in employment and those in full-time or part-time study. Entry is via submission of a written piece. The prize is attendance at the Conference (all expenses paid!). 2017 winner announced on the night!
2016 winner: Abigail Wharne
IRMS Team of the Year
Awarded to the outstanding nominated team of the Year.
-Cyngor Gwynedd Council - iGwynedd e-file Project Team
-Digital Preservation Coalition - Full Team
-Direct Line Insurance - Records Management Team
-Fife Council - Archive and Records Store Team
-Health & Safety Authority (Ireland) - e-Files Storage and Disposition Project Team
-Information Governance Alliance (NHS England Digital Team) - Records Management Code of Practice Project Team
-Ofwat - Information Governance Improvement Project Team
-Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman - Egress System Implementation Team
-Storetec - Full Team
-Translink - Information Management Team
2016 winner: Information & Records Management Service - Warwickshire County Council
IRMS Tribal Bulletin Content Award
Awarded to the author of the best content in the Bulletin. 2017 winner announced on the night!
2016 winner: Alan Bell
IRMS Professional of the Year
Awarded to the nominated professional who has had the most outstanding year.
2016 winner: Michael Read
Records Management Lifetime Achievement Award
Awarded to a professional of outstanding achievement over the term of their career.
2016 winner: Roger Poole
The IRMS also confers Fellowships and Honorary Life Memberships to individuals deemed deserving of these honours. For more information on the IRMS Industry Awards please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.irms.org.uk/about-us/awards