Pittsburgh, PA, January 19, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- AIM, in conjunction with its North America Chapter, AIM NA, has announced the opening of the nomination period for the annual automatic identification and data capture industry awards.
Each year, the AIM and AIM NA Awards honor individuals as well as organizations that not only promote the industry, but demonstrate significant contributions to enhanced and new technologies.
Nominations for the 2019 AIM Awards are being sought to recognize outstanding achievement in six specific categories:
Richard Dilling Award | presented in recognition of outstanding contributions that have furthered the growth of the industry through important applications and new technological developments.
Allan Gilligan Award | honors outstanding contributions to the development of automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) applications in materials handling and logistics in the supply chain.
Clive Hohberger Technology Award (New) | recognizes the scientists, engineers, software developers, or systems integrators for outstanding contributions that have furthered the growth of the industry through important applications and new technological developments.
Bert Moore Excellence in Journalism Award | recognizes a member of the media whose unbiased communications contribute to a greater understanding of the automatic identification and mobility industry as a whole.
Don Percival Award | presented to an individual or organization from the user community recognizing outstanding contributions to the application of automatic identification and data capture technologies.
Ted Williams Award | honors a professor or student in recognition of innovative and exceptional contributions that can further the growth of the AIDC industry through their work as a teacher, researcher, or entrepreneur.
Submit a 2019 AIM Award nomination at: https://www.aimglobal.org/page/Awards_AIM2019
Additionally, the 2019 AIM North America Awards will recognize leaders in three categories:
Professional of the Year Award | recognizes innovative and exceptional contributions to the development of the automatic identification industry through work as a contributor, collaborator, or mentor.
Organization of the Year Award | honors an organization in recognition of outstanding contributions and service that have furthered the growth of the industry.
Automatic Identification Technology (AIT) in Government Award | recognizes an individual, committee, group, or organization in the government sector that has championed the successful use of AIT at the local, state, or national level.
Submit a 2019 AIM North America nomination at: https://www.aimglobal.org/page/Awards_AIMNA2019
The AIM and AIM North America Awards are open to both members and non-members and must be submitted using the online nomination application process. More than one entry may be submitted and self-nominations are accepted.
The 2019 recipients, reviewed by a panel of industry judges and chosen in a joint meeting of the AIM, Inc. and AIM North America Board of Directors, will be honored at special ceremonies during major industry events in 2019.
* Submission Deadline | Thursday, February 28, 2019 | 5:00 PM ET *