The ICCAs, in association with TCCA, is the most prestigious awards ceremony in the critical communications sector. Celebrating innovation and excellence in execution, the ICCAs recognise the success of products, organisations and individuals that have pushed boundaries and capabilities within the field.

2020 will take place across Critical Communications Week on 2 - 6 November.

Join us at CCWeek for a key virtual event and celebration in the critical communications calendar.

The 2020 awards, consisting of 4 categories, will be judged by our independent panel of industry experts.

See what you missed in 2019!


Meet our impressive range of industry experts representing this year's judging panel.

Robin Davis

Actica Consulting

Executive Director

Kevin Graham

Australasian Critical Communications Forum

Founding Director

Iain Ivory

Hermitage Comms

Founder and Partner

Kai Rotermundt


Managing Partner

Adrian Scrase


CTO & Head of MCC

Sandi Wendelken

RadioResource Media Group


Award Categories

Entries must come from an end-user or jointly from an end-user and manufacturer. Click on each category below to view the criteria.

2019 Winners

Best New Infrastructure Solution

Winner: Motorola Solutions, DIMETRA X Core

Best New LTE or Hybrid Device

Winner: Hytera, Hytera convergent LTE & TETRA device for more applications - PTC760

Best Use of Critical Communications in Other Vertical Markets

Winner: Athonet Srl, Luna Rossa Challenge: private LTE supporting America's Cup preparation

Best Use of Critical Communications in Other Vertical Markets

Winner: Sepura, Shell Pulau Bukom

Best Use of Critical Communications in Transport

Winner: Frequentis, first railway-specific, bearer-independent communication system (URCA)

Best Use of Critical Communications in Transport

Winner: Sepura, Heathrow Airport

Best Use of Critical Communications in Utilities

Winner: Athonet Srl, private MVNO for massive M2M and IoT communications

Best Use of Mission-Critical Communications During a Major Event

Winner: Motorola Solutions, Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Greatest Advance in the Migration to Critical Broadband

Winner: Air France-KLM, private LTE in Roissy Airport

Outstanding Contribution to Critical Communications

Winner: Mark Rayne, Sepura

Outstanding Example of After-Sales Support

Winner: Critical Communication Caribbean (C3), critical communication during Hurricanes Irma & Maria 2017

TCCA Young Engineer of the Year

Winner: Sook Lee Koid, Motorola Solutions



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Alma Watson

Awards Manager

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