Sydney, 28 March 2022 – Nominations have opened for the Australian communications industry’s premier awards - the ACOMMS – now with 13 categories celebrating performance excellence in innovation, customer service, artificial intelligence, digital platforms, cyber security & online safety, the space sector, diversity and inclusion and product solutions across the breadth of the telecommunications sector.

The ACOMM awards will be presented at the 16th Annual ACOMMS Dinner on 25 August 2022 at the Four Seasons, Sydney, attended by senior players from industry, the media, regulators and the Parliamentary sphere.

The ACOMM Awards recognise industry-leading achievements among communications players including carriers/service providers, digital platforms, space and satellite players, technology vendors and professional services suppliers. 

The 2022 ACOMMS will be awarded to companies that have excelled in:

  • Cyber Security & Online Safety Innovation (New!)
  • Best Digital Platform (New!)
  • Contribution to Society (New!)
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Australian Space Industry Award
  • Best Mobile Solution
  • Commitment to Customer Service
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Innovation (Large)
  • Innovation (SME)
  • Services to Industry - Professional Services
  • Vendor Innovation
  • Communications Ambassador Award 2022

The Communications Ambassador Award recognises an outstanding individual who exemplifies the sector’s values and has made a significant contribution to the industry.

Communications Alliance CEO, John Stanton encouraged companies small and large to submit their work in relevant categories.

“The award categories reflect some significant trends in our industry, such as the exciting growth of the Australian space industry, the enabling influence of digital platforms and the central importance of providing working environments that nurture and promote diversity and inclusion.

“Once again we expect the awards to produce strong competition and look forward to honouring the organisations that have showcased the highest standards and industry best practice over the past year.”

Nominations for the awards close on 27 May 2022.  Full details of the awards and criteria are available here.

Communications Alliance is the primary telecommunications industry body in Australia. Its membership is drawn from a wide cross-section of the  communications industry, including carriers, carriage and internet  service providers, content providers, search engines, equipment vendors, IT companies, consultants and business groups.

The most influential association in Australian communications, co-operatively initiating programs that promote sustainable industry development, innovation and growth, while generating positive outcomes for customers and society.  To create a co-operative stakeholder environment that allows the industry to take the lead on initiatives which grow the Australian communications industry, enhance the connectivity of all Australians and foster the highest standards of business behaviour.  For more details about Communications Alliance, see www.commsalliance.com.au.

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