|AIM Industry Awards|
Nomination Period for 2017 has CLOSED.
Watch for the 2017 winners to be announced in mid-March!
The AIM Awards are presented annually and represent five specific categories designed to honor the accomplishments of individuals as well as organizations that not only promote the AIDC industry, but demonstrate significant contributions to both new and enhanced technologies & innovations.
Dilling Award | Gilligan Award | Moore Award
Percival Award | Williams Award
The History of the AIM Awards (AIMys)...
AIM, Inc. & SCAN: The Data Capture Report, Co-Sponsors
The Percival Award was established in 1982 to honor Don Percival, an early founder and pioneer in the development of bar code scanning. The award is presented each year to an individual or organization from the user community recognizing outstanding contributions to the application of automatic identification and data capture technologies. View previous awardees.
Since 1984, the Dilling Award is the highest award given in the Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) industry. Named for Richard R. Dilling, an industry pioneer and former Vice President of AIM, it is presented to executives, scientists, and engineers in recognition of outstanding contributions that have furthered the growth of the industry through important applications and new technological developments. View previous awardees.
AIM, Inc. & Material Handling Institute (MHI), Co-Sponsors
The Allan Gilligan Award was established in 2012 to honor a revolutionary developer of supply chain standards across multiple industries. The award is given to a member of the industry who has made outstanding contributions to the development of automatic identification and data communications (AIDC) applications in materials handling and logistics in the supply chain. View previous awardees.
In 2006, the Excellence in Journalism Award was established to recognize a journalist or media representative in the automatic identification industry whose work exemplifies the qualities of honest, educational and unbiased reporting of the automatic identification and mobility industry. The award was renamed in 2012 to honor Bert Moore, long-time AIM contributor and industry expert. View previous awardees.
Named in honor of Ted
Williams, an industry innovator, collaborator, and long-time member of the AIM
Global Technical Symbology Committee, the award is presented annually to a
professor or student in recognition of innovative and exceptional contributions
to the development of the Automatic Identification and Mobility industry that
can further the growth of the industry through their work as a teacher, researcher
or entrepreneur. View previous awardees.
Coming Early 2017
Get AIM North America Awards Nomination Form & Guidelines.
Congratulations 2016 AIM Award Winners!
Chuck Evanhoe | Evanhoe & Associates | Dilling Award
Jim Potter | FLEXcon| Gilligan Award
Rick Morgan (posthumously) | SCAN - The Date Capture Report | Moore Award
Omni-ID | Percival Award
Jeff Tazelaar | Dow Chemical | Williams Award
Congratulations 2016 AIM North America Award Winners!
Steve Halliday | High Tech Aid | AIM NA Professional of the Year
University of Memphis | AIM NA Organization of the Year
To read more about the AIM North America Awards...click here or visit the AIM NA website.