The Techies 2016 awards - Photos and highlights from UK tech awards celebration

The Techies 2016

The Techies 2016

The Techies honoured innovation and disruption in the UK technology sector. Ticketmaster were a big winner receiving four awards on the evening.

The DJ got proceedings in swing at London's ME Hotel ahead of The Techies awards presentations.

Techworld Editor Charlotte Jee started proceedings to an appreciative full house at London's ME Hotel.

Enterprise starup

Enterprise starup

RAVN Systems picked up the first award of the evening for Enterprise Startup.

Security technology

Security technology

Darktrace receive the gong for Security Technology from Techworld Editor Charlotte Jee.

Laura Elliott and Steve Soar from Darktrace with their award in the security category.

Cloud technology

Cloud technology

Francois De Bodinat picked up the Cloud Technology award at The Techies for ZeroLight.

E-commerce technology

E-commerce technology

The E-commerce Technology prize at The Techies went to Secure Trading

Innovative product, public sector

Innovative product, public sector

WAE won The Techies prize for innovative product in the public sector and use of mobile tech in the police.

Innovative team, public sector

Innovative team, public sector

Natural Resources Wales secured the award for innovative team in the public sector.

Innovative product, travel & leisure

Innovative product, travel & leisure

Alastair Campbell and Caroline Cartellieri from glh Hotels receive the prize for innovative product in travel and leisure.

Innovative product, financial services

Innovative product, financial services

ClearScore took home The Techies award for innovative product in financial services.

Innovative product, retail

Innovative product, retail

Dominique Walker and Tine De Franca from Nu Skin receive congratulations from IDG UK Enterprise editorial director Matt Egan after victory in the innovative product in retail category.

Innovative team, financial services

Innovative team, financial services

Ticketmaster pick up their first prize of the evening.

Best Incubator 2016

Best Incubator 2016

Isabel Cooke and Oliver Stephenson from the Barclays Rise accelerator programme pick up The Techies prize for Best Incubator 2016.

Some of the team from Ticketmaster celebrate their triumph.

Best place for developers to work

Best place for developers to work

Ticketmaster receive their second gong at The Techies, this time for best place for developers to work.

Ultimate App

Ultimate App

Representing Mubaloo, Heli Metsmaa-Petersons receives the award for Ultimate App.

Web development house

Web development house

Hollie Harrison and Jo Little from Orange Bus are delighted to win The Techies prize for best web development house.

Rock Star Developer

Rock Star Developer

Niccolo Taddei from Ticketmaster wins the inaugural Rock Star Developer gong at The Techies.

Innovative project, public sector

Innovative project, public sector

Tradeshift receive their prize from Charlotte Jee for the innovative project in the public sector category for their work with the NHS.

The team from ClearScore celebrate their win at The Techies.

Dimension Data won the prize for innovative project in travel and leisure.

Oliver Stephenson and Isabel Cooke from Barclays victorious at The Techies.

Mitch Welzen and Bekki Hawkes from RAVN Systems with their Enterprise Startup award at The Techies.

WAE team celebrate at The Techies.

Ian Johns and Martin Parkinson from Natural Resources Wales rewarded at The Techies.

The Nu Skin duo of Dominique Walker and Tine De Franca celebrate at The Techies in London.

Secure Trading's Michael Lane and David English picked up the E-commerce technology prize at The Techies.

glh Hotels made the trip to a rival chain to receive their gong at The Techies.

Laura Elliott and Steve Soar from Darktrace receive their honours at The Techies.

Francois De Bodinat from Zero Light is congratulated by Charlotte Jee.

The team from Progress won two prizes at The Techies, for website of the year and mobile development house.

The web development prize was picked up by Jo Little and Hollie Harrison from Orange Bus.

IDG UK Enterprise Team

IDG UK Enterprise Team

IDG UK's Kat Neal with Techworld Online Editors Scott Carey, Christina Mercer, and CIO UK Editor Edward Qualtrough.

No vinyl at The Techies unfortunately

The team from Decibel Insight were in good spirits ahead of the awards presentation.

Ticketmaster were in line for a successful evening.

Putting lime in your bottled lager was optional.

Dimension Data represented at The Techies 2016.

Behind the scenes...

Behind the scenes...

Charlotte Jee, Scott Carey, Matthew Finnegan, Matt Egan and Edward Qualtrough do a quick rehearsal.

Techworld Editor Charlotte Jee

Techworld Editor Charlotte Jee

The audience were in safe hands with Techworld Editor Charlotte Jee hosting.

Scott Carey

Scott Carey

Techworld Online Editor helped out with the presentations at The Techies.

CIO UK Editor Edward Qualtrough

CIO UK Editor Edward Qualtrough

CIO UK Editor Edward Qualtrough didn't impress the audience remotely trying to pronouce Natural Resources Wales in Welsh.

It's Cyfoeth Naturiol Cymru.

Computerworld UK Editor Matthew Finnegan

Computerworld UK Editor Matthew Finnegan

Representing Computerworld UK was its editor Matthew Finnegan.

Photographer Dominik Tomaszewski

Photographer Dominik Tomaszewski

Thanks for coming, thanks to the events team and a million thanks to superstar photographer Dominik Tomaszewski for his fantastic images. We are sure he would appreciate a credit if you wanted to share any of our photos with your organisation!

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