A3 Vision & Imaging Achievement Award

Formerly the AIA Achievement Award

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The A3  Achievement Award is the vision and imaging industry’s top honor. Since 1991, the A3 has recognized individuals for their leadership and outstanding contributions in promoting market acceptance and growth of industrial and/or scientific imaging. Recipients span the globe and include men and women who have shaped the industry.

Nominations are accepted throughout the year. The awards presentation is held at the annual A3 Business Forum.


Learn more about what goes in to our recipient selection process

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See full list past Vision & Imaging Achievement Award recipients

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Fill out the form when you are ready to submit your nomination

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Andy Long - AIA Achievement Award Winner

2019 AIA Achievement Award Winner

Andy Long
CEO, Cyth Systems
Andy has degrees in Mechanical and Production Engineering  and Aerospace Engineering and a Masters in Flight Dynamics. He was awarded the AIA achievement award in 2019.  His career has included stints on the Harrier Flight Test Programme, development of advanced automated test systems for various industries and quality and inspection systems across all industries utilizing artificial intelligence.

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