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Awards

2013 awardsShow

Alberta Export Award Finalist 2013

Presented by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters and our Alberta Export Awards Committee

The Alberta Export Awards recognise the innovative approaches and unique contributions of Alberta registered export companies, and the individuals who contribute to their success. SMART was recognised as a finalist in the categories of Leadership and Technology.

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2012 awardsShow

2012 Comenius EduMedia Award

Presented by the Society for Pedagogy and Information

The Society for Pedagogy and Information (SPI) is a renowned scientific organisation specialising in multimedia, media didactics and education technology. The SMART Document Camera 330 with 3D Tools received the 2012 Comenius EduMedia Award; this marks the seventh consecutive in which the SPI recognised SMART for its products.

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2012 Comenius EduMedia Award

Presented by the Society for Pedagogy and Information

The Society for Pedagogy and Information (SPI) is a renowned scientific organisation specialising in multimedia, media didactics and education technology. The SMART Document Camera 330 with 3D Tools received the 2012 Comenius EduMedia Award; this marks the seventh consecutive in which the SPI recognised SMART for its products.

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2012 SIIA CODiE Award

Presented by the Software & Information Industry Association

The CODiE Awards recognise excellence in the business software, digital content and education technology industries. This year, the Apple iPad application for Bridgit conferencing software was a 2012 finalist in the Best Mobile On-Demand Application category.

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2012 Alberta’s Top 55 Employers

Presented by Mediacorp Canada Inc.

The Alberta’s Top Employers designation recognises Alberta employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. SMART Technologies was recognised as one of the Top 55 Employers in Alberta, Canada.

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2012 Branham300

Presented by Branham Group Inc.

The Branham300 is a key gauge by which ICT companies measure their success. For the second straight year, SMART Technologies made Branham Group’s list of the top 250 ICT companies in Canada. This year SMART was ranked #13 . In the subcategory of the top 25 ICT Hardware and Infrastructure companies, SMART was ranked #4.

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2012 Best Educational Software (BESSIE) Awards

Presented by ComputED Gazette

The BESSIEs recognize innovative and content-rich programs and websites that provide parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. CoreFocus, an interactive whiteboard content solution co-created by Hatch Early Learning and SMART, won in the category of Early Elementary – Literacy and Mathematics.

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2011 awards

2011 Erasmus EuroMedia Award

Presented by the European Society for Education and Communication (ESEC)

The SMART Exchange website received the 2011 Erasmus EuroMedia Seal of Approval. This is the first time that SMART has received the coveted education award recognising the pedagogical value of its online community for educators.

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Top Training and Simulation Companies 2011

Presented by Military Training Technology magazine

Military Training Technology magazine recognises companies that make a significant impact on the military training industry. For the eighth consecutive year, the magazine named SMART one of the world’s top training and simulation companies.

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Best of FOSE 2011

Presented by Government Computer News (GCN)

The GCN Best of FOSE Awards recognize the most outstanding new products and services on display at the 2011 FOSE Conference and Exposition in Washington, DC. The SMART Board 8070i interactive display received the Best of FOSE award in the Display Devices category. This is the third time that SMART has been recognised by GCN.

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2011 Digital Alberta Awards

Presented by Digital Alberta

The Digital Alberta Awards recognise leaders in innovation and creativity in the evolving digital media sector in Alberta, Canada. David Martin, SMART’s co-founder, won the Outstanding Achievement Award for realising key milestones that have contributed to the development of the digital media industry, supporting industry growth and innovation, and capturing the attention of industry insiders, media and consumers. In addition, SMART won in the categories of Best Combined Hardware and Software Experience and Best in E-Learning.

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2011 SIIA CODiE Award

Presented by the Software & Information Industry Association

SMART Notebook collaborative learning software won a 2011 SIIA CODiE Award in the Best Education Technology Solution for Productivity/Creativity category. The CODiE Awards recognise excellence in the business software, digital content and education technology industries.

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2011 Branham300

Presented by Branham Group Inc.

The Branham300 has become a key gauge by which ICT companies measure their success. This year, SMART Technologies was ranked #18 in the Branham Group’s annual list of the top ICT companies in Canada.

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2010 awardsShow
2010 Worlddidac Award

2010 Worlddidac Award

Presented by the Worlddidac Foundation

One of the most prestigious international awards in education, the Worlddidac Award recognises innovative and pedagogically valuable products with a strong potential to improve learning or teaching. Following a rigorous evaluation by an independent international panel of education experts, the SMART Table interactive learning centre was honoured with this award. This is the third time SMART has received the Worldidac Award. SMART Notebook collaborative learning software was recognised in 2008 and the SMART Board interactive whiteboard was recognised in 2004.

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2010 EDDIE Awards

2010 EDDIE Awards

Presented by ComputED Gazette

The EDDIE Awards target innovative and content-rich programs and websites that augment the classroom curriculum and improve teacher productivity, providing parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. The SMART Exchange website won in the Lesson Plan Resources Website and Multi-Discipline Lesson Plan Resources Website categories. SMART Classroom Suite interactive learning software won in the category of Classroom Management in Middle School and Teacher Tools.

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2010 Top Training and Simulation Companies

Presented by Military Training Technology magazine for SMART’s contribution to military training excellence 

SMART Technologies has been recognised for the seventh consecutive year by Military Training Technology magazine as one of the world’s top training and simulation companies and received a blue ribbon for being an industry leader in innovation.

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Comenius EduMedia Medal 2010 Award

Comenius EduMedia Medal 2010 Award

Presented by the Society for Pedagogy and Information

The Comenius EduMedia awards recognise the best in multimedia and education technology in Germany and throughout Europe. SMART won the prestigious EduMedia Medal for SMART Notebook Maths Tools software. SMART Notebook Maths Tools , the SMART Table interactive learning centre and two software applications, Die Smons – Mathematik (Learning Mathematics with Smons) and Die Smons – Sachunterricht (Learning Social Studies with Smons), were also each awarded a Comenius EduMedia Signet.

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2010 Best in Tech Award

2010 Best in Tech Award

Presented by Scholastic Administr@tor

Best in Tech recognises the best education technology for school districts in North America. The SMART Board 600i interactive whiteboard system won in the interactive classroom category, the SMART Slate wireless slate was recognised in the area of ‘going beyond the whiteboard’ and the SMART Document Camera won in the document camera category.

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2010 Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIEs)

2010 Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIEs)

Presented by ComputED Gazette

The BESSIEs recognise innovative and content-rich programs and websites that provide parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. Winners are selected from titles submitted by publishers around the world. SMART Notebook Maths Tools Software won in the Middle School Maths category, SMART Classroom Suite interactive learning software was awarded in the Classroom Management category, and the SMART Exchange website won in the Multi-Discipline Lesson Plan Resources category.

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AV Futures Awards 2010

AV Futures Awards 2010

Presented by AV News

Voted the most valuable interactive product of the year by 17,000 European channel professionals, the SMART Board 600 series interactive whiteboard was awarded the AV Futures Award for Best Interactive Solution. The award recognises the importance of education in the AV community, along with the role that SMART Technologies plays in the educator sector.

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2010 IMS LearnSAT Award

Presented by the IMS Global Learning Consortium for the SMART Board Interactive Whiteboard.

The IMS Learning Satisfaction and Trends Survey ("LearnSAT") is unique for an open web-based survey where the end-user institutions and school districts can express their satisfaction. SMART Board Interactive Whiteboard received a Best in Category Award for the Interactive Whiteboard Category.

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2009 awards
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2009 ASTech Awards

Presented by The Alberta Science and Technology Leadership Foundation (ASTech)

SMART Technologies was honoured at 2009 ASTech Awards. The prestigious awards recognise leadership and excellence in science and technology innovation. SMART was awarded in the Innovation in Information and Communications Technology category for its invention of the SMART Board interactive whiteboard and was noted for inspiring the next generation of innovation.

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2009 Top Training and Simulation Companies

Presented by Military Training Technology magazine to SMART for its contribution to military training excellence

SMART has been recognised for the sixth time by Military Training Technology magazine as one of world's top training and simulation companies. The award recognises the world's best companies that have made a significant impact in advancing military training through technology and innovation. The companies were judged by an impartial panel and selected based on various criteria including total military sales, innovations and programme effectiveness. SMART also received the award in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, and 2008.

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2009 Tech and Learning Award of Excellence

Presented by Tech & Learning magazine for SMART Classroom Suite and SMART Notebook SE

The Tech & Learning Award of Excellence recognises the best primary/secondary classroom technology products from 2009. A panel of more than 30 educators, who tested more than 100 entries across the country, chose the winning products. SMART Classroom Suite and SMART Notebook SE were recognised after receiving excellent ratings in the following areas: Quality and Effectiveness, Ease of Use, Creative Use of Computer Technology, Suitability for Use in a School Environment, and Overall Rating.

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2009 Teachers Choice Awards

Presented by Learning magazine for SMART Notebook 10

Recognising content-rich products designed to encourage interactivity in the classroom, SMART Notebook 10 software was awarded in the Education Software category. The Teachers' Choice Awards are held annually and judged entirely by educators who have classroom-tested and recommended each winner. The judges place a high degree of emphasis on quality, instructional value, ease of use, innovation and relevance to the curriculum.

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2009 EdNET Pioneer Award

Presented by Market Data Retrieval (MDR)

The Pioneer Award is given annually to an organisation that significantly contributes to the growth of the education market over the year. The panel recognised SMART for creating a new product category with its invention of the SMART BoardTM interactive whiteboard in 1991 and being the leading provider of interactive whiteboards in the United States.

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Comenius 2009

Comenius EduMedia Signet 2009 Award

Presented by the Society for Pedagogy and Information for a German-language CD-ROM and SMART Exchange

SMART has won the prestigious Comenius Award for the fourth time. The Comenius EduMedia Medal was awarded for a German-language CD-ROM designed with elementary school teachers that provides more than 1,500 interactive lessons for use with Notebook software. SMART also received the Comenius EduMedia Seal for the German-language version of SMART Exchange, an online community for educators who use SMART products and want to share tips and success stories on the subject of interactive technology in the classroom. The Comenius Awards are judged by an independent jury of education experts and recognises the best in multimedia and education technology in Germany and throughout Europe.

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CODIE Winner 2009

2009 SIIA CODiE Award

Presented by The Software & Information Industry Association

SMART Notebook 10 software won in the Best Education Technology Solution for Productivity/Creativity category. The CODiE Awards honor the software and content industry’s finest products and services, and showcase excellence in corporate achievement.

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IPON 2009

IPON 2009 Award

Presented by ICT Platform Onderwijs Nederland (IPON) for the SMART Table

The SMART Table interactive learning centre has been named the most innovative hardware product at the 2009 IPON trade show. IPON is one of the largest educational technology trade shows in the Netherlands. The awards were judged by a panel of experts in the field of educational technology and are based on factors such as innovation, quality and originality.

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Fose 2009

Best of FOSE 2009

Presented by Government Computer News (GCN) for SMART Meeting Pro

The GCN Best of FOSE Awards recognise outstanding and innovative information technology products for government as exhibited during the 2009 FOSE expo in Washington, DC. SMART Meeting Pro software received the Best of FOSE award in the Software for Desktop Systems category. Winners were chosen based on innovation, usability, applicability to government, relative performance based on specifications and value. This is the second time that SMART has been recognised by GCN. In 2003, SMART received the Best New Technology Award – Display Devices for the Rear Projection SMART Board 3000i interactive whiteboard.

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2008 awards
World Didac 2008

2008 Worlddidac Award

Presented by the Worlddidac Foundation for SMART Notebook software10

One of the most prestigious international prizes in education, the Worlddidac Award recognises innovative and pedagogically valuable products with a great potential to improve learning or teaching. SMART Notebook software was awarded in the category for Software - All General School Subjects. Judging criteria included pedagogic value, innovation, ease of use, design, quality, safety, multi-functionality, adaptability, degree of interactivity, eco-friendliness, aesthetics and performance/cost ratio.

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Comenius 2008

Comenius EduMedia Signet 2008 Award

Presented by the Society for Pedagogy and Information for the Senteo interactive response system and the SMART Board 680i-2 interactive whiteboard system.

Recognising innovative products that enhance modern education methods, SMART was awarded a Signet for Senteo and the SMART Board 680i-2. The Society for Pedagogy and Information is a scientific specialist society for multimedia, media didactics and education technology based in Germany. In 2006 SMART was awarded a Comenius EduMedia Signet for Notebook collaborative learning software and also received a Comenius Medal for the SMART Board interactive whiteboard in 2003.

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2007 awards
Best Buy 2007

Best Buy of 2007

Presented by PC World magazine for the SMART Board 680 interactive whiteboard

As part of an annual product evaluation sponsored by one of the world’s most popular PC magazines, the SMART Board 680 interactive whiteboard was recognised as being superior to other interactive whiteboards in both performance and operation.

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World Didac 2007

2007–2010 Worlddidac Quality Charter (WQC) Accreditation

Presented by the Worlddidac Foundation in recognition of the educational value of SMART products





The Worlddidac Foundation is an independent, international trade association for the education market with members in nearly 50 countries. The WQC certifies companies that demonstrate a strong understanding of educators' needs. This is the second time that SMART has received this prestigious designation.

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Deloitte 2007

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2007

SMART was awarded in the Hardware Leadership Award in the 2007 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Programme. SMART was recognised as the leading Canadian-based company for hardware product development. The Leadership Awards celebrate outstanding accomplishments of elite companies in the Canadian technology sector.

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ERA 2007

Outstanding Achievement Award

Presented by the British Education Suppliers Association in recognition of David Martin

SMART’s executive chairman and co-founder, David Martin, received the Outstanding Achievement Award at the British Education Suppliers Association’s annual Education Resource Awards. David Martin was honoured for inventing the interactive whiteboard and “changing the nature of what happens in classrooms all over the world.”

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2006 awards
Stevie 2006

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Presented in recognition of the accomplishments of Nancy Knowlton and the innovation of SMART Technologies

SMART was awarded two Stevie Awards for Women in Business. SMART was recognised as the Most Innovative Company of the Year (up to 2,500 employees), and SMART’s CEO Nancy Knowlton was named Best Canadian Entrepreneur. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business is an international competition that recognises the accomplishments of women executives and entrepreneurs and the companies that they manage.

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China Awards 2006

The China Awards

Presented for the SMART Board 600 series interactive whiteboard

The SMART Board 600 series interactive whiteboard won two awards in the prestigious China Industry Design Competition. The 600 series won Best User Functionality and was named one of the 25 Best Overall Design Products. SMART’s product was selected based on five criteria – innovation, functionality, appearance, market acceptance and environmental protection.

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50 Best Managed Companies

50 Best Managed Companies

Presented in recognition of outstanding Canadian companies that have qualified in the 50 Best program for at least six consecutive years





SMART was first named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies in 1996 and achieved Platinum Club status in 2004. 50 Best Companies demonstrate leadership in all areas of business practices. This latest award marks the eighth consecutive year that SMART has been awarded the 50 Best distinction.

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Telespan 2006

TeleSpan Pace Award 2006

Presented by Elliott Gold’s TeleSpan in recognition of David Martin and Nancy Knowlton





TeleSpan awarded the Pace Award 2006 to Nancy Knowlton, CEO, and David Martin, Executive Chairman. The award honours teleconferencing professionals who have made more than a decade of contributions to the industry.

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Comenius 2006

Comenius EduMedia Signet 2006

Presented by the Society for Pedagogy and Information for Notebook software





The Comenius EduMedia Signet 2006 award was presented to SMART for its Notebook collaborative learning software. The prestigious award for exemplary education media was presented on 22 June in Vienna, Austria. This award marks the first time that a software product for interactive whiteboards has been recognised by the society. The Society for Pedagogy and Information is a scientific specialist society for multimedia, media didactics and educational technology.

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2005 awards
Standing Ovation award

Presentations 2005 Standing Ovation Awards

Presented by Presentations magazine for the SMART Board 600 series interactive whiteboard and the Sympodium DT770 interactive pen display

The SMART Board 600 series interactive whiteboard and the Sympodium DT770 were recognised by Presentations as the year’s best products in the presentation delivery category. The awards were based on the products’ superior design, user-friendly features, exceptional quality and solid value.

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Lifetime Canada Export 2005

Lifetime Achievement Canada Export Award

Presented by the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade





SMART received the Lifetime Achievement Canada Export Award for its leadership in international business and its ongoing standard of excellence. This prestigious national award acknowledges exporters’ significant contribution to Canada’s economy and highlights excellence in global competitiveness.

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Best Presentation Rooms 2005

2005 Best Presentation Rooms in Boardrooms – Grand Prize

Presented by Presentations magazine to Visionaire FZE for an installation that included the Sympodium ID250 interactive pen display

Visionaire FZE, a global, full-service audiovisual designer and integration company, showcased its expertise in its own Amity Boardroom in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Amity Boardroom includes a Sympodium ID250 interactive pen display.

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eSchool 2005

eSchool News Readers Choice Awards – Best Interactive Whiteboard

Presented by eSchool News for the SMART Board interactive whiteboard





The SMART Board interactive whiteboard received this award based on votes in a national poll of primary/secondary technology decision makers. More than 75 percent of respondents chose the SMART Board interactive whiteboard as the best interactive whiteboard. Highlighted features included the wide range of grant funding available, the product’s easy-to-use touch capability and its compatibility with numerous interactive software programs that enhance student participation.

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BETT 2005

BETT Award – Best Secondary Hardware

Presented for the Rear Projection SMART Board 2000i interactive whiteboard

This award was given at the BETT show in London, UK. It rewards excellence in ICT and effective educational practices.

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