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DWP leads Nat Tech Awards winners

Written by Peter Walker

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) took home two awards at last night’s National Technology Awards.

The government department took home Best Public Sector Project for its DWP Digital Find a Job recruitment tool, and also the Tech Team of the Year award.

The 3rd annual celebration of the UK’s most innovative and pioneering tech organisations and businesses saw a record number of entries from across the public and private sector.

Hosted by comedian Lucy Porter at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, the event awarded the best and brightest in categories ranging from Security Innovation of the Year to Gaming Technology of the Year.

All last night’s winners are listed below:

1 Innovation of the Year
Medair UK with Qlik

2 Cloud Innovation of the Year

3 Security Innovation of the Year
Pay360 by Capita

4 Mobile Innovation of the Year
PM Connect

5 IoT Project of the Year
National Grid ESO and UK Power Networks

6 RegTech Project of the Year
Know Your Customer

7 Analytics Project of the Year

8 Best Public Sector Project
DWP Digital Find a Job

9 Best Enterprise Project

10 Startup Tech Company of the Year

11 Tech Growth Business of the Year

12 Best Tech Place to Work

13 Technology for Good Award
Deutsche Bank

14 Tech Team of the Year
The Department for Work and Pensions

15 Tech Company of the Year

16 Tech Investment Award
3M Buckley Innovation Centre / University of Huddersfield

17 Outsourcing Company of the Year

18 Reseller of the Year
Unify Communications

19 Analytics Product of the Year
Barclaycard Payment Solutions

20 Security Product of the Year

21 Cloud Product of the Year

22 Innovative Enterprise Product of the Year

23 Consumer Product of the Year
V by Vodafone

24 VR Product of the Year
Stickee Technology

25 Gaming Technology of the Year
British Telecoms

26 Smart Home Solution of the Year

27 Healthcare Technology of the Year

28 Transport Technology of the Year

29 Manufacturing or Construction Technology of the Year
Lucas UK Group

31 Finance Technology of the Year

32 Retailing Technology of the Year
Red Ant