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Department of Computer Science and Technology


The Hall of Fame Awards take place annually, to celebrate the success of companies founded by Computer Laboratory graduates and staff. Nominations for the 2020 awards will open on December 1st 2019 and the winners will be announced at the annual dinner in 2020.

If you wish to submit a nomination for category 1, 2 or 3, please send nominations (explaining why you have nominated the company/product) to

Category 1 – Company of the Year

The company must be a member of the Ring Hall of Fame. If a company is eligible but not currently listed, please contact us to ensure that it gets added.

Category 2 – Product of the Year

The product concerned must have been released commercially in the calendar year 2019 (or the previous 3 years), and principally developed by the company itself. The product must be hardware, software, licensable technology, or a service.

Category 3 – Better Future Award

Recognises significant humanitarian, philanthropic or social enterprise work done by CL graduates and staff in 2019.

Category 4 – Publication of the Year

Awarded to the most significant peer-reviewed paper by a Ring or Lab member published in calendar year 2019.