IEEE Computer Society

60th Anniversary Award

The IEEE Computer Society created the 60th Anniversary award in celebration of the Society's 60th anniversary year in 2006. This special award recognizes an individual or individuals who have been responsible for one of the most fundamental and important computer science and engineering contributions over the past century. Consideration is given to the following criteria:

bullet  originality of contribution

bullet  significance of achievement

bullet  impact on computer science and engineering

bullet  impact on society

The award consist of a crystal model and $20,000 honorarium.



60th Anniversary Award Sub-committee Chair

C. V. Ramamoorthy, Honorary Chair


60th Anniversary Acrylic Award



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