[Owasp_cornucopia] Fwd: Nominet Internet Awards 2014 - Making the Internet a Safer Place

Colin Watson colin.watson at owasp.org
Mon Jun 16 14:16:40 UTC 2014

Cornucopia contributors and users

At the start of May I submitted an entry to the .UK registrar
Nominet's Internet Awards 2014:


The entry is here:


Today I received an email to say Cornucopia has been shortlisted in
the "Making the internet a safer place" category:



There is an evening event where the winners will be announced, and
then a parliamentary reception a week later.  I have asked the local
London chapter leaders if they can attend the events with me.


---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Suzanne Brokenshire
Date: 16 June 2014 11:27
Subject: Nominet Internet Awards 2014 - Making the Internet a Safer Place
To: "colin.watson at owasp.org" <colin.watson at owasp.org>

Dear Colin

Thank you for your entry into the Nominet Internet Awards 2014.

The entries we received this year were all of an exceptionally high
standard, which has made selecting our shortlist a very challenging


I am pleased to be able to confirm that your entry for OWASP –
Cornucopia has been shortlisted.

We would like to invite you to attend the Nominet Internet Awards
evening on 3 July 2014 at The London Film Museum, Covent Garden,
London.  The evening will begin with a drinks reception at 7.00pm,
followed by dinner then the award presentations and networking drinks.
The dress code is black tie.

RSVP by 24 June

As a shortlisted entrant you are entitled to three free tickets for
the evening.  Please RSVP by completing the online form by  24 June.
Tickets will be sent by post once we have received your RSVP.
Additional tickets may be purchased at a cost of £120 (+VAT) each.
All proceeds from additional ticket sales will be donated to Nominet's
nominated charity The Oxford Food Bank.  Payment instructions for
additional tickets can be found on the online form.

Information needed from you

1.       Please can you send us a 50 word “elevator pitch”  that sums
up your entry.  This will be used as part of the awards presentation
on the evening.  Please send no later than Friday 27 June.

2.       If you have a twitter account if would be great if you could
promote the awards and provide us with your details so that we can
follow you and re-tweet. We can be found @Nominet and are using the
hash tag #nia2014.

3.       Please check your initiative entry details and logo are
correctly displayed on our website. This is taken from the information
provided in your entry and will be used for any publicity and/or
brochures post event.

Parliamentary reception – 9 July (4pm-6pm)

As part of the celebrations of this year’s awards we will also be
holding a reception in Parliament on 9 July. This event will provide
the opportunity for the shortlisted organisations to meet their local
MP and other Parliamentarians in order to share the valuable and
varied work they do online and celebrate the internet as an important
force for good. Drinks and food will also be on hand at what we are
sure will be an exciting and enjoyable event.

We would be delighted if you are able to join us in Parliament on 9
July (4-6pm).

Unfortunately, due to limitations of space, we are only able to extend
the invitation to two representatives from OWASP - Cornucopia.

I look forward to meeting you on 3 July.  Please do let me know if you
have any questions, or need any further information.

Kind regards,

Suzanne Brokenshire

Marketing & Communications Executive

Nominet UK is a company limited by guarantee and registered in England
under No. 3203859.  Our registered office is Minerva House, Edmund
Halley Road, Oxford Science Park, Oxford, OX4 4DQ, England

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