DON IM/IT Excellence Awards Nominations Due Dec. 5

Published, November 8, 2016

Nominations are now being accepted for the DON Information Management/Information Technology (IM/IT) Excellence Awards. Submissions are due by Dec. 5, 2016. The awards recognize the superior efforts of IM/IT projects, teams, and individuals in helping to transform DON information technology.

There will be one set of DON IM/IT Excellence awards recognizing accomplishments in 2016. However, winners based on/near the west coast will receive their awards at the DON IT Conference, West Coast 2017, scheduled for Feb. 21-23 at the San Diego Convention Center. Winners based on/near the east coast will receive their awards at the DON IT Conference, East Coast 2017, scheduled for May 16-18 at the Hilton Norfolk The Main.

Nominations are now being accepted for the following categories:

  • DON IM/IT Excellence Awards (Individual and Team awards)
  • John J. Lussier Electromagnetic Spectrum Award
  • DON Cyberspace/IT Person of the Year Award
  • DON Cyberspace/IT Rising Star of the Year Award
  • Information System Security Manager (ISSM)/Information System Security Officer (ISSO) of the Year Award
  • Privacy Program Excellence Award
  • Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Program Excellence Award

To be considered for a DON IM/IT Excellence Award, please submit a nomination package through your Command Information Officer or local Commanding Officer via email to by Dec. 5, 2016. All packages must be submitting using the DON IM/IT Excellence Awards Nomination Form and must follow the specific instructions included with the form.

Award winners will be notified by email no later than Jan. 23, 2017.

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TAGS: Awards, Cybersecurity, FOIA, Privacy, Spectrum

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