Shortlist for intenet best-practices award announced


Shortlist for intenet best-practices award announced

Ian Grant

Nominet, the UK's internet domain registrar, today announced a shortlist for its annual best-practice challenge.

The competition aims to encourage firms to make the internet a secure, open, accessible and diverse experience for all.

Alun Michael, MP, chairs a 12-strong panel of judges from the Confederation of British Industry, the British Computer Society, Bebo, the Royal National Institute for the Blind and the Press Association, among others. The winners will be announced in London on 9 July.

The shortlist is:

Best Development Project

ActNow Cornwall

Age Concern Edinburgh Information Technology (ACE IT)

Cambridgeshire Council's Community Access Points initiative

Childnet International

Citizens Online - EverybodyOnline

Solihull community housing and CI-Net

Best Security Initiative

Business Crime Reduction Centre

Barclays PINsentry


Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)

Raising Industry Standards

Internet Watch Foundation

NSDesign Ltd


Personal Safety Online

E-Victims Organisation

Get Safe Online

Information Security Awareness Forum


Internet For All


British Computer Association of the Blind (BCAB)

British Library

Common Knowledge (CKUK)

Describe Online


Open Internet

Blitz IT Hub

Bristol City Council

Connecting Bristol

mySociety e-petitions

Open University - OpenLearn

University of Kent - Greenfoot

Youth Net

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