Affiliates Only Gala Dinner (Reservations Required)
Meet delegates from your organization over dinner and share an evening of community awards, recognition and light entertainment.
The evening will include presentations of the DPI Lifetime Affiliate and Fellow awards and the Chief Information Officer Council Community Awards (formerly the IM-IT Community Recognition Awards). The awards ceremony will be followed by a Keynote Presentation.
Date and TimeThu, May 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM - Thu, May 24, 2018 - 10:00 PM
Shaw Centre (previously Ottawa Convention Centre)
Trillium Ballroom, Fourth Floor
55 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2
Tel: 613-563-1984 or 1-800-450-0077
DPI Lifetime Affiliate Award
DPI depends on the time, energy, and hard work of our volunteers to plan, organize and deliver our programs and services. There are some who stand out, who are always there, ready and willing to help wherever and whenever needed. To recognize their outstanding commitment, we award them a lifetime affiliation. A general affiliate of DPI may be designated as a Lifetime Affiliate. This designation gives public recognition to those who have contributed to the advancement of the Association of Public Sector Information Professionals through service to the Association, promotional initiatives or program delivery. To see which individuals have been honoured as a Lifetime Affiliate, click here !
DPI Fellow Award
A current or former public sector employee may be designated as a Fellow of the Association of Public Sector Information Professionals. This designation recognizes those individuals who have contributed to the advancement of IM/IT in the public sector through services to the Association. Service to the Association can be defined as supporting the Association in some manner (i.e., advocating the Association, significant sponsorship, being a member of the Association’s committees, etc.) To see which individuals have been honoured as a Fellow, click here !
Government of Canada Chief Information Officer Community Awards
The Chief Information Officer Community Awards acknowledge and honour excellence in a variety of programs and initiatives within the Government of Canada Chief Information Officer community. The 2018 awards have been remodelled to recognize the many innovative initiatives and their impacts on the lives of Canadians, as well as to recognize exceptional employees that go above and beyond.
The Awards are presented in the following categories:
Excellence in Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP)
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement regarding access to information and privacy in the Government of Canada.
Excellence in Client Focus Service Delivery
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in improving services to clients (internal and/or external stakeholders) by ensuring that services put clients’ needs first.
Excellence in Community Development
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in the area of people and community development that increases engagement, drives innovation, and improves program outcomes to build a stronger functional community and public service (i.e. departmental/ government-wide).
Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in strengthening diversity, employment equity, and/or inclusion in the community.
Excellence in Innovation
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in encouraging an openness to create a culture of experimentation and change.
Excellence in Open Government
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in the area of open government by making government processes more easily available and transparent, enhancing citizen engagement, and providing meaningful opportunities for participation for Canadians.
Excellence in Project Management
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in managing, governing and overseeing of IM- or IT-enabled business projects in support of departments’ and agencies’ program objectives. An IM or IT-enabled business project is any business change or transformation activity, including programs and projects, where the use of information management or technology is critical to the attainment of its business outcomes.
Excellence in Security Management
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in security management practices for the benefit of the organization contributing to improving the overall Government of Canada situational awareness and security posture. The award recognizes achievement and innovation in all areas of Security, including Security Screening, Information Technology Security, Business Continuity Management, Physical Security, Information Management Security, Security in Contracts and Other Arrangements, Security Event Management, Security Awareness & Training and Identity Management (including cyber authentication).
GC CIO Award – Embracing the Digital Mindset
This award recognizes an individual or group for outstanding achievement in developing creative approaches to securing strategic alliances with key internal and external partners that support the digital vision and creating opportunities for digital transformation.
If you are a Government of Canada employee, and would like to learn more about the Awards, including descriptions, criteria and nomination forms, visit the Chief Information Officer Community Awards pages on GCpedia. The nomination deadline is March 9, 2018.
If you have any questions, please send an email to email@example.com.
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