The Canadian CommTech Show announced the winners of the first ever CommTech Information Communications Technology (ICT) Awards. The awards were given out April 16, 2018, at CommTech East Show and Seminars at the Mississauga Convention Centre, in Mississauga, Ontario.
The winners were:
- Canadian Individual Excellence and Innovation in ICT award: Serge Rochette, senior vice-president of technical operations, Rogers Communications;
- Canadian Organization Excellence and Innovation in ICT award: T2 Utility Engineers;
- Canadian Volunteer of the Year award: Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), Ontario chapter, board of directors and associates;
- In addition, networking equipment provider Adtran received honorable mention for its investments in the Canadian market that have allowed smaller Canadian operators to compete against local incumbents in underserved areas.
“I was delighted by the quality of the nominations that we received this year, and hope to be able to expand our categories next year,” said Canadian CommTech Show & Seminars president and CEO Linda Guzman. “These awards give back to an industry that has helped to make CommTech so successful.”
Attendees to the show include representatives from the cable, telecom, wireless, and IPTV sectors as well as government, regulatory, utility and related industries.
April 24, 2018