FINEOS Corporation Lands Outstanding Achievement in International Growth Award at the Technology Ireland Industry Awards 2020

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FINEOS Corporation (ASX: FCL), the leading core platform for life, accident and health insurance, headquartered in Ireland and employing over 1000 employees globally, was named winner of the Technology Ireland Outstanding Achievement in International Growth Award at the 28th Annual Technology Ireland Industry Awards last week. The event was supported by platinum sponsors EY and gold sponsors Fidelity Investments, Workhuman, and Enterprise Ireland.

FINEOS Corporation, a global software company providing modern customer-centric core software to the life, accident and health industry, was the overall winner among five companies shortlisted for the award. The company has over 50 customers globally, representing some of the premier names in the insurance industry. Other award winners on the night were Fenergo, Swift Comply, City Swift, TEKenable, VMware, AWS, Microsoft (DreamSpace) and NearForm Covid 19 Tracker.

Commenting on the win, Michael Kelly, CEO of FINEOS, said, “We are thrilled to be recognized

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SqwidNet named a finalist for the Best Use of Technology Award in the 6th Future of HR Awards 2020

SqwidNet is delighted to announce that they have been selected as a finalist for this year’s Future of HR Awards.

The Future of HR Awards celebrates candidates who represent the best in the Human Resources Management (HR) profession in South Africa.

In response to the global pandemic, the awards have become a virtual event.

The virtual summit brings together industry leaders to recognise individuals, teams, and organisations for their outstanding achievements in people management by showcasing strategies and practices that deliver direct impact on business performance and innovations that set new standards for the industry.

“We are excited to have been named as a finalist for the Best Use of Technology Award, and we believe this would not have been possible without our channel partners who played an enormous role,” said Phathizwe Malinga, Managing Director at SqwidNet.

“We believe in driving innovation through IoT, and that there is a lot

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CZI Awards Nearly $32 Million and Announces New Funding Opportunity to Advance Biomedical Imaging

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Imaging of proteins, cells, and tissues is critical to understanding health and disease. Today, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) announced nearly $32 million in funding to support biomedical imaging researchers, technology development, and the BioImaging North America international network of bioimaging facilities and communities. CZI also opened a new Request for Applications (RFA) aimed at supporting technology development that will allow researchers to see the inner workings of cells, including proteins, at near-atomic resolution to better understand what causes disease and how to develop treatments.

“We want to enable researchers everywhere to visualize, measure, and analyze the biological processes underlying health and disease,” said CZI Head of Science, Cori Bargmann. “That means taking multiple approaches. We’re pushing the frontiers with our Deep Tissue Imaging grants, we’re supporting Imaging Scientists—the key technology experts who disseminate new advances—and we’re building community with BioImaging North

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ORBIE Awards CIO of the Year to Chris Soong of Alion Science

WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — When Chris Soong, CIO of Alion Science, was nominated for the 2020 Capital ORBIE Award, he named Naomi May, Partner and EVP of Product Design and Support for JAMIS Software, as one of the most influential people to his career.

“Now that Chris has been named the Capital CIO of the Year, it is great to see him get the honors he deserves,” Naomi May stated. “Chris worked hard throughout his career to position himself to be successful. So when he took over the role of CIO at Alion Science and Technology a few years ago, I knew he would be a great asset for them. And I am so proud to have been a part of Chris’ career.”

The Capital CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards honors chief information officers (CIO) who have demonstrated excellence in technology leadership. With support

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Comcast RISE Awards Three Black-Owned, Small Businesses in Albuquerque with Marketing and Technology Resources and Makeovers

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) today announced the first round of Comcast RISE award recipients — over 700 businesses will receive consulting, media and creative production services from Effectv, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, or technology upgrades from Comcast Business, based on the specific needs. This includes three small businesses in Albuquerque. In addition, 3,300 small businesses have already signed up to receive the Comcast RISE monthly newsletter, which will offer free marketing insights and resources.

Today, the next phase of Comcast RISE, the multi-year, multi-faceted initiative launched in October to help strengthen small businesses hard hit by COVID-19, opens up eligibility to include Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC)-owned, small businesses. They can apply at www.ComcastRISE.com.

The recipients in Albuquerque include:

  • 9 Mile Tees Fast Screen Printing
  • Lotus Sound Bath
  • Trendz Beauty Supply

The first phase of Comcast RISE, which stands for “Representation,

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Comcast RISE Awards More Than 40 Black-Owned, Small Businesses in Houston with Marketing Resources and Technology Makeovers

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Comcast Business today announced that 43 small businesses in Houston were recipients of Comcast RISE awards. The awards will allow these businesses to receive consulting, media and creative production services from Effectv, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, or technology upgrades from Comcast Business based on their specific needs. The news is part of Comcast’s broader announcement of more than 700 businesses that were selected as winners in the first round of Comcast RISE. Recipients in 285 cities in 29 states include a diverse roster of small business from restaurants and salons, to professional services and retail shops.

Today, the next phase of Comcast RISE, the multi-year, multi-faceted initiative launched in October to help strengthen small businesses hard hit by COVID-19, opens eligibility to include Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC)-owned, small businesses. They can apply at www.ComcastRISE.com.

“What an honor to have been selected

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Balloting Opens For 2021 Women In Technology Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for TVNewsCheck’s 2021 Women in Technology Awards.

Presented each year at the National Association of Broadcasters convention, the Women in Technology Awards occur in three categories.

The Women in Technology Leadership Award recognizes women who have contributed significantly toward advancing the media and entertainment industry technologically.

The Women in Technology Futurist Award recognizes women who have pioneered new technologies or significantly influenced the development of new media and entertainment industry technology.

The Technology Women to Watch Award shines a spotlight on women in media and entertainment who show significant promise of advancing their industry technologically.

2021 Women in Technology Awards LogoTo nominate yourself or a colleague for a 2021 award, please download ballots here. 

All three awards support the National Association of Broadcasters Leadership Foundation’s Technology Apprenticeship Program, (http://www.nabef.org/tap/) which provides engineering and technology training and industry internships to upper college students in order to build a stronger and

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Microsoft Reveals 2020 New Zealand Partner Awards Winners

Winners were recognised for their outstanding efforts to transform customers

New Zealand, 10pm, 27 November 2020 – Microsoft is thrilled to announce the winners for its 13th annual Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards. These winners represent the best of Microsoft’s local Partner network and were celebrated tonight at a glamorous ceremony held at the Auckland Town Hall.

Judges spoke highly of each of the 10 winners for the outstanding ways they are continuing to empower customers through clever use of Microsoft technology.

“The last 12 months have seen the Partner network face some really challenging circumstances. What is most exciting to see is that the calibre of this year’s winners shows Partners have really stepped up to the plate and done some incredible work. Their exceptional efforts to go above and beyond for customers is admirable and it makes us so proud to be partnered with them,” says Matt Bostwick,

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SqwidNet named finalist for Best Use of Technology Award in Future of HR Awards 2020

SqwidNet is delighted to announce it has been selected as a finalist for this year’s Future of HR Awards.

The Future of HR Awards celebrates candidates who represent the best in the human resources (HR) management profession in South Africa. 

In response to the global pandemic, the awards have become a virtual event. The virtual summit brings together industry leaders to recognise individuals, teams and organisations for their outstanding achievements in people management by showcasing strategies and practices that deliver direct impact on business performance and innovations that set new standards for the industry.

“We are excited to have been named as a finalist for the Best Use of Technology Award, and we believe this would not have been possible without our channel partners who played an enormous role. We believe in driving innovation through IOT, and that there is a lot more that can be done to make

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UP, Ateneo, PRRI scientists honored in 1st virtual Science & Technology Awards



a group of people posing for the camera: The University of the Philippines’ Dr. Cynthia Saloma (Philippine Genome Center) and Dr. Rachel June Gotanco (Marine Science Institute), Dr. Erwin Enriquez of the Chemistry and Materials Science & Engineering at the Ateneo de Manila University, and Dr. Roel Suralta of the Philippine Rice Research Institute were awarded cash prizes in the virtual awards led by DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña.


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The University of the Philippines’ Dr. Cynthia Saloma (Philippine Genome Center) and Dr. Rachel June Gotanco (Marine Science Institute), Dr. Erwin Enriquez of the Chemistry and Materials Science & Engineering at the Ateneo de Manila University, and Dr. Roel Suralta of the Philippine Rice Research Institute were awarded cash prizes in the virtual awards led by DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña.

JUST IN: Filipino scientists from the University of the Philippines, Ateneo de Manila University, and the Philippine Rice Research Institute have been honored in the first virtual National Science and Technology Week Science & Technology Awards.

The annual awards given by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) through the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST Philippines) gave recognition to four scientists and their teams for exemplifying outstanding achievements in science and technology, namely: University of the Philippines’ Dr. Cynthia Saloma

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