This year was concentrated on building the Pearcey Foundation profile and formalisation of awards.
March 2001 Victorian Patron for Pearcey Foundation Announced
At the Australian Computer Society National Conference at Lorne on 17th March
John Brumby, Victoria's Treasurer and Minister for State and Regional Development, announced that he was honoured to become
Victorian Patron of the Pearcey Foundation.
- Presentation of the 2001 Vic Award.
Jun 2001 New Pearcey Award Developed
The inaugural National Pearcey Media Award will be presented to the:
Pearcey Journalist of the year, for consistent quality IT journalism that helps to promote
Australia’s IT capability and record.
Presentation of 2001 Media Award.
Presentation of 2001 Pearcey Medal
and 2001 NSW Award.