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Entries open for Belfast Telegraph IT Awards as they return for a third year

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Belfast Telegraph

6th Sep 2022

Entries are now open for the 2022 Belfast Telegraph IT Awards, with Telefónica Tech UK&I serving as chief sponsor for the second year in a row.

The ceremony will take place in the Mac in Belfast on November 11 and is to be hosted by comedian Neil Delamere.

Four new categories have been added to the list of 16: IT Services Company of the Year, Development Team of the Year, DevOps Engineer of the Year and Public Sector Project of the Year.

We are also pleased to announce that Noel Brady, managing director and founder of Consult Nb1, will be the chairman of the awards judging panel.

Mr Brady said: “I am honoured to have been asked by the Belfast Telegraph to chair their IT Awards.

“I am very excited about the new structure of the awards and the addition of some new categories.

“This gives a chance to all types and sizes of ICT companies and their staff to win an award for some of the tremendous work that has taken place in the industry in Northern Ireland this year.

“These awards are becoming part of the very fabric of the ICT community here and I look forward to lots of applications and as usual a spectacular and fun night at the awards in November.”

Peter Russell, managing director Ireland of Telefónica Tech UK&I, said: “It’s fantastic to officially launch this year’s awards.

“They have become a firm fixture in the IT industry’s calendar.

“So many people in the sector will be looking forward to celebrating and showcasing their work through the awards and to enjoying what is a great fun and really inspiring night in November.

“Telefónica Tech UK&I is delighted to once again be the title sponsor for 2022.

“As an established business in Northern Ireland now operating under a leading global brand, partnering with the Belfast Telegraph IT Awards is a great way for us to reinforce our brand and our exciting vision in the local market.”

To enter the IT Awards, go to before the deadline of noon on October 3. For more details about the Belfast Telegraph IT Awards, contact Karen McGarvey email: