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Creating a Smarter World

This will be awarded to an engineering team in recognition of a project which demonstrates how smart technology has been used to enhance the user experience and champions better intelligent systems for creating a smarter planet.

A shortlist and winner will be selected by our judging panel.



  • Peter Sheppard, Technical Director, System Assurance, WSP


  • Tim Gammons, Director, Intelligent Mobility, Arup
  • Simon Brown
  • Lambert Dopping-Hepenstal, IET Volunteer, BAE Systems (retired)
  • Phil Harper-Smith, Technical Director, Transportation, Atkins
  • Dr Pete James, Technical Director and CEO, Lyra Electronics
  • Mark Johnson
  • Richard Westgarth, Head of Campaigns, BMT
  • Martin Giles
  • Paul Grayston, Senior Associate Director, Jacobs
  • Neil McDougall, Managing Director, Frazer-Nash Consultancy