CDT Honored at Best of California Awards

Sept. 27, 2021—For the past 20 years, the Best of California Awards ceremony has been a highlight of the California Digital Government Summit—the virtual event that applauds California’s public innovative leaders and projects. This year’s event was no exception.

The awards recognize initiatives in a variety of categories that keep residents safe, improve their online government experiences and make state IT more efficient and effective. The California Department of Technology was honored to receive a ‘Best of California’ award for its digital vaccine record solution.

Best Application Serving the Public
California Digital COVID-19 Record Portal

This year, CDT received an award for Best Application Serving the Public for its California Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record Portal that recognized the CDT team that designed, developed and deployed the portal. The CDVR portal provides Californians with an opt-in to receive a digital record of their COVID-19 vaccinations. In just its first 12 days of launch, the CDVR racked up more than 1 million digital records issued.

Read the Techwire article for a full list of Best of California award winners.