[news release] CENTR today announced the shortlisted candidates in each of the five categories of the 2015 CENTR Awards, which aim atÂ highlighting ccTLD registry projects, teams and people that are making a difference in the industry.
â¢ AustriaLoves.at – “Darlinks” of the nation, NIC.AT (.at)
â¢ Domain Pirates campaign, IIS (.se)
â¢ âWithout a name it remains a dreamâ campaign, Registro.it
Corporate and Social Responsibility (CSR) category:
â¢ OPTIMISE Fund, IEDR (.ie)
â¢ Browse in Catalan, FundaciÃ³ PuntCAT (.cat)
â¢ Community Investment Program, CIRA (.ca)
Research and Development (R&D) category:
â¢ Zonemaster by Afnic and .IIS (.fr, .se)
â¢ Knot DNS by CZ.NIC (.cz)
â¢ turing by Nominet (.uk)
â¢ Rapid adoption of DNSSEC, Norid (.no)
â¢ Collaboration on auditing the ISO27001 ISMS, Christa Falkensammer (SWITCH [.ch]), Boban Krsic (DENIC [.de]) and Christian Proschinger (NIC.AT [.at])
â¢ Turris Project, CZ.NIC (.cz)
Contributor of the Year category:
â¢ Lise Fuhr (DK Hostmaster, .dk) and Mathieu Weill (Afnic, .fr) (combined nomination)
â¢ CZ.NIC (Registry as a whole)
â¢ Marcos Sanz (DENIC, .de)
â¢ Kristof Tuyteleers (DNS Belgium, .be)
All shortlisted nominations in the first four categories were forwarded to Jury members, who have until 18 September to submit their choices.Â âThis shortlist is very promisingâ, says Carolina Aguerre, LACTLD General Manager and Chair of the 2015 CENTR Awards Jury. âWe really look forward to diving into the details of each project.â
This year, the CENTR community will also be voting for the Contributor of the Year Award. Votes are open to full and associate CENTR members, with one ballot per member.
The winners this year’s edition will be announced at the 2015 CENTR Awards Ceremony in Brussels on 7 October.
Congratulations to all participants!
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