BCS IT Awards: 1973 - 1999

 

1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996 | 1995 | 1994 | 1993 | 1992 | 1991
1990 | 1989 | 1988 | 1987 | 1986 | 1985 | 1984 | 1983 | 1982
1981 | 1980 | 1979 | 1978 | 1977 | 1976 | 1975 | 1974 | 1973

Until 1984, winners were categorised as "Technical" (T), "Application" (A) or "Social Benefit"(S).

1999

  • N-XEC Enabling technology for the Internet - INSIGMA Technologies Ltd
  • The MathEngine SDK - MathEngine plc
  • SHOPCREATOR Total eCommerce Software - Shopcreator Developments Ltd

1998

  • Conveyancing Pilot - HM Land Registry
  • Computing: an Object-Oriented Approach (M206) - The Open University
  • DOORS - Quality Systems and Software
  • Special Award: Defence Medical Services Telemedicine System - Royal Hospital Haslar

1997

  • Iris Recognition, by the University of Cambridge
  • CREST, developed by Crestco Ltd
  • ABW_Zeus, created by BT

1996

  • Microcosm Plus, Multicosm Ltd
  • INCA (Inter-Network Call Accounting, British Telecom
  • Sibelius 7, Sibelius Software

1995

  • AMULET 1, University of Manchester
  • Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgical System, University of Hull and Hull Royal Infirmary
  • Visage, Visage Development Ltd

1994

  • SuperJANET - UKERNA
  • PLATO-UK - Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital Trust and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • The Read Codes - The National Health Service Centre for Coding and Classification

1993

  • Marlboro McLaren F-1 Racing Car - McLaren International & TAG Electronic Systems
  • DAIS- An Exploitation of Open Distributed Processing - ICL
  • Trunk Scheduling System for the London Water Ring Main - Thames Water Utilities

1992

  • Micro Gallery - The National Gallery & Cognitive Applications Ltd
  • Person-to-Person/2 - IBM UK Ltd
  • CADiZ - University of York & York Software Engineering

1991

  • AIPT (Advanced Image Processing Terminal) - Logica plc
  • COBRA (Capacity Optimisation Bringing Revenue Advantage) - British Airways
  • Microworld for Assessment in Aphasia Project - Napier Polytechnic

1990

  • Satellite Image Acquisition & Processing - Dartcom
  • OPTICS (Office of Patents and Trademarks Integrated Computer System) - UK Patent Office/Computer Sciences Co Ltd
  • Electronic Daily Newspaper - RNIB
  • 3D Image Maker - University College, London

1989

  • Strand 88 - Artificial Intelligence Limited
  • Robotic Aid to Eating - Keele University

1988

  • Guide Hypertext - University of Kent and Office Workstations (OWL) Ltd
  • CHAT/PAL - Dundee University
  • The Drawing Boardless Design Studio - Leslie Fox Albin Partnership
  • WINSOM Modelling System - IBM UK Scientific Centre

1987

  • ML (Meta-Language) (T) - Edinburgh University
  • Search and Planning System (S) - HM Coastguards
  • New Oxford Dictionary Computerisation Project (A) - Oxford University Press
  • The BBC Domesday Project - BBC Enterprises Ltd

1986

  • The Transputer (T) - Inmos Limited
  • Early Diagnosis of Congenital Dislocation of the Hip (S) - Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery, Q.U. Belfast
  • The Autonomous Design System for the Giotto Spacecraft (A) - British Aerospace plc

1985

  • The Cambridge Rainbow Display (T) - Dr N Wiseman, Cambridge University
  • CLIP, Parallel Image Processor (T) - Professor M Duff, University College, London
  • Strathclyde Fire Brigade Emergency System (S) - IAL Gemini Ltd & Strathclyde Fire Brigade
  • CADSCAN (A) - EPR Bureau Limited
  • BBC Television Weather System (A) - BBC TV Computer Graphics Workshop

1984

  • OCCAM Programming Language (T) - Inmos Limited
  • Computer Control by Eye Movement (S) - Medical Physics Dept, St George's Hospital, Lincoln
  • Padlock (A) - Open Computer Security Ltd

1983

  • Perspective, an integrated programming support environment (T) - Systems Designers Ltd
  • Viewdata Project (S) - Scottish Poisons Information Bureau
  • SASPAC, Small Area Statistics Computer Package (S) - LAMSAC
  • Excom 100 Telewriting System (A) - Aregon International Ltd

1982

  • LOGOS - Speech Recognition System (T) - Logica
  • Talking Terminal for the Blind (S) - IBM UK Ltd
  • Skyguide (A) - American Express

1981

  • The Cambridge Digital Communication Ring ( T)
  • Welfare Benefits Advice Scheme (S) - Cardiff Citizens Advice Bureau
  • See Why Project (A) - BL Systems

1980

  • CAFS (Contents Addressable File Store) (T) - ICL
  • Research Machines Ltd (S)
  • Prestel (A) - British Telecom

1979

  • DAP (Distributed Array Processor) (T) - ICL
  • CAPITAL, Computer Assisted Placing in the Areas of London Projects (S) - Manpower Services Commission
  • Stock Control System (A) - British Shoe Corporation, Footware Division

1978

  • CAP (Capability Protection) Project (T) - Professor R Needham, Cambridge University
  • Social Services Computer System (S) - Gateshead Borough Council

1977

  • Fault Tolerance System (T) - Professor B Randell, Newcastle University
  • Exeter Community Health Service Computer Project (S)

1976

  • Housing Lettings Project (S) - Greater London Council

1975

  • Professor D Morris (T) - Dept of Computer Programming, Manchester University
  • Land Charges Computer Project (S) - The Land Registry

1974

  • Work on Packet Switching (T) - D Davies, National Physical Laboratory

1973

  • Professor T Kilburn (T) - Department of Computer Science, Manchester University