Nicholas Harold Buckenham
His 'ACRO' software is used by CIVA for all aerobatic championship scoring and results work. ACRO has been used in the UK since 2007, and since 2008 has handled CIVA's on‐site needs from contest entry administration through to web results page output, and includes the FairPlay statistical system CIVA has developed to resolve international judging bias ‐ a major issue in our sport. Currently CIVA Scoring Director and Vice President. By training a mechanical engineer (now retired), and working career was in aerospace / consultancy and electro‐mechanical system development and manufacture. Throughout this, he has been hands‐on with mini computers and networked pc's, CAD etc. so he is a practical computer user and software author rather than a Uni‐trained IT man.