Outstanding Contribution Award
The award nomination requires a minimum of 1 endorsement.
NOMINATIONS ARE ACCEPTED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.
This certificate is awarded for an achievement of major value and significance to the IEEE Computer Society. The achievement should be a specific, concisely characterized accomplishment, as opposed to a collection of different efforts. Examples could include the successful launching of major conference series, publications, standards and model curricula. A group OC award may be given for a major contribution in which a number of volunteers each made significant contributions. Certificates bearing all names would be awarded.
2011 recipients for Outstanding Contribution Award
|2011||Dejan Milojicic||For his leadership in the development of innovative Computer Society services.|
|2011||Phillip Laplante||For development of a principles and practices exam specification to support engineering licensure in the United States.|
|2011||Roger Fujii||For his leadership in the development of the IEEE Computer Society 2011 Strategic Plan.|
|2011||Annette Reilly||For outstanding leadership as the IEEE architect for the 265xx series of standards on user documentation.|
|2011||Paul Joannou||For outstanding leadership in developing an IEEE program for IT Professionals.|
|2011||Bill Pitts||For design and implementation of improved processes and systems for Technical & Conferences Activities Board members, 2009-2010.|
Note: Recipients are listed starting from the top with the most recent award given within the year.
2010 recipients for Outstanding Contribution Award
|2010||Bruce McMillin||For Twenty Years of Outstanding Service to COMPSAC, the IEEE Computer Society Signature Conference on Computers, Software and Applications.|
|2010||Yaw-Chung Chen||For Twenty Years of Outstanding Service to COMPSAC, the IEEE Computer Society Signature Conference on Computers, Software and Applications.|
|2010||Hongji Yang||For Fifteen Years of Outstanding Service to COMPSAC, the IEEE Computer Society Signature Conference on Computers, Software and Applications.|
|2010||Feng-Jian Wang||For Twenty Years of Outstanding Service to COMPSAC, the IEEE Computer Society Signature Conference on Computers, Software and Applications.|
|2010||Cheng-Chung (William) Chu|
|2010||Chen-Huan Chiang||In recognition of 4 years of significant services as TTTC Vice-Chair.|
|2010||Luca Bennini||In recognition of significant services as DATE General Chair 2009.|
|2010||Magdy Abadir||In recognition of significant services as VTS General Chair 2009.|
|2010||Zebo Peng||In recognition of 4 years of significant services as TTTC European Group Chair.|
|2010||Victor Champac||In recognition of significant services as Chair of the TTTC Latin American Regional Group.|
Note: Recipients are listed starting from the top with the most recent award given within the year.
2009 recipients for Outstanding Contribution Award
|2009||Alex Orailoglu||For providing significant services as General Chair VTS 2008.|
Past recipients for Outstanding Contribution Award
|Adam D. Cron||Adit D. Singh||Akihiko Yamada||Alan Berkema|
|Alan Clements||Alfredo Benso||Anand Raghunathan||Andrea Spears|
|Andrew J. Schwab||Andrew McGettrick||Ann Sobel||Anne K. Geraci|
|Anthony Perez||Anthony V. Cincotta||Asim Smailagic||Barry W. Johnson|
|Benjamin W. Wah||Bill Boas||Bruce D. Shriver||Bruce Ravenel|
|Burnell G. West||C. Douglass Locke||C. V. Ramamoorthy||Carl K. Chang|
|Carl A. Singer||Carl David||Carl F. Barnhart||Charles E. Radke|
|Charles Hawkins||Chen-Huan Chiasteng||Chen-Wen Wu||Chip G. Stockton|
|Chris Harding||Christina E. Champion||Christopher M. Cooke||Chuck Adams|
|Clifford E. Cummings||Craig Warren||Cynthia E. Irvine||D. Vera Edelstein|
|Dan Magenheimer||Danial Neebel||Daniel Graham||David A. Emery|
|David Gelperin||David H. Daniel||David J. Schultz||David Kniefel|
|David L. Soldan||David Pessel||David Popham||David Stevenson|
|Dennis E. Nickle||Dennis W. Fife||Dimitris Gizopoulos||Don Jackson|
|Don Wright||Donald Doerner||Donn S. Terry||Doris K Lidtke|
|Doug Young||Edward J. McCluskey||Eike Waltz||Ez Nahourai|
|F. Erich Marschner||Fabian Vargasi||Fletcher J. Buckley||Frank A. Ackerman|
|Fred Ligouri||Gary S. Robinson||Geoff R. Baldwin||George I. Davida|
|George White||Gerald L. Engel||Glen G. Langdon Jr.||Gordon Adshead|
|Gordon Roberts||Gregg E. Marshal||Guy Rabbat||H. Jack Barnard|
|H. True Seaborn||Hal Daby||Harold S. Stone||Hasan S. Alkhatib|
|Helen M. Wood||Henry F. Ayling||Hideo Fujiwara||Ivo Bolsons|
|J. Robert Davis||Jacques Cohen||James A. Jokl||James A. Monze|
|James A. Snyder||James D. Isaakl||James H. Aylor||James H. Haynes|
|James Thomas Cain||Jane W. Radatz||Janusz Rajski||Jill Sibert|
|Jim L. Johnson||Jim Toy||Joanne M. Atlee||John A.N. Lee|
|John B. Andrews||John Conery||John Dalphin||John Edward Zolnowsky|
|John Impagliazzo||John McGrory||John Rennie||John Staudhammer|
|Jordan Becker||Jorge Diaz-Herrera||Joseph Hughes||Joseph P. Clarke|
|Judy Beckes||Kathleen M. Swigger||Kenneth Mandl||Kenneth P. Parker|
|Kenneth Wagner||Kent Bossange||Larry F. Saunders||Lee Schermerhorn|
|Leonard L. Tripp||Lisa D. Granoien||Margaret C. Updike||Mario R. Barbacci|
|Maris W. Graube||Mark A. Kaufman||Mark Burke||Mark Wilcop|
|Mary Curto||Mercy Kowalczyk||Merlin G. Smith||Michael C. Mulder|
|Michael E. Waterman||Michael J. Wozny||Michael McGowen||Michael Patrick Hagerty|
|Michael Smolin||Michel Israel||Michele Frost||Mike O'Brien|
|Millard Coe||Mitchell D. Theys||Moe Shahdad||Mukund Modi|
|Murali R. Varanasi||Natalia Juristo||Nikolaos G. Bourbakis||Norbert When|
|Norman E Gibbs||Norman F. Schneidewind||Nur Touba||Patrick Pistilli|
|Paul L. Borrill||Paul R. Croll||Paul L. Hazan||Peilin Song|
|Peter Johansson||Pradip K. Srimani||Rabrinda K. Roy||Rasiv Ramnath|
|Raymond E. Miller||Richard C. Jaeger||Richard F. Schmidt||Richard H. Thayer|
|Richard J Boberg||Richard LeBlanc||Richard Sedmak||Robby Robson|
|Robert C. Aitken||Robert Dupuis||Robert G. Stewart||Robert M. Blasewitz|
|Robert Sloan||Robert W. Shillato||Roger U. Fujii||Ronald H. Berlack|
|Rudy Lauwereins||Sallie V. Sheppard||Sarah Maloof||Shameel Talcott|
|Stanley J. Krolikoski||Stanley Winkler||Stefano DiCarlo||Stephen S. Yau|
|Stephen W. Miller||Steven L. Tanimoto||Sujit Dey||Sumit DasGupta|
|Susan K. Land||Sushil Jajodia||Suzanne A. Werner||Tadao Ichikawa|
|Taylor L. Booth||Ted Bonn||Ted G. Lewis||Teresa Doran|
|Theodore Baker||Thomas A. Martin||Thomas E. Vollman||Thomas Hillburn|
|Thomas Story||Thomas W. Williams||Tilburg Van||Timothy Lethbridge|
|Tom Shem||Tony Ambler||Tony Taylor||Tse-yun Feng|
|Victor Champac||Victor P. Nelson||Vishwani D. Agrawal||Wendy Huntoon|
|William Eklow||William M Corwin||William O. Gallmeister||William R. Mann|
|Willis K. King||Xinghao Chen||Yervant Zorian|
2013 Service Awards and Certificates Subcommittee Chair
NOMINATIONS ARE ACCEPTED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Madras IEEE-CS Chapter Chair H.R. Mohan Receives
Meritorious Service Award
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., 22 March, 2012 – H.R. Mohan, chair of the IEEE Computer Society Madras chapter, has been recognized with a Meritorious Service Award for his leadership in organizing timely, relevant technical and career development programs for members in India.
Under Mohan’s direction, the Madras chapter held 37 events in 2011. The events ranged from presentations on PhD planning, communication, and research methodologies to talks on multicore, cloud computing, green IT, social media networks, and leadership.
“He’s taken the chapter to a new level with the sheer volume and energy behind the range of activities,” said IEEE Computer Society Membership Director Vi Doan.
A graduate in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Mohan is currently associate vice president (systems) with India’s national newspaper The Hindu. Mohan was instrumental for The Hindu group of publications to go online way back in 1995 as the first newspaper from India to have online presence. He was also instrumental for the digital archives initiatives of the 130+ years old newspaper.
He is associated with the Computer Society of India (CSI), IEEE, the IEEE Computer Society, the IEEE Professional Communication Society, the IEEE Communications Society, IEEE Technology Management Council, and the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), IndUNIX, Madras Library Association, Ranganathan Center for Information Studies, Society for Information Science (SIS), Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Professionals (SALIS), American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIST), All India Management Association (AIMA), Madras Management Association (MMA), Operational Research Society of India (ORSI), Technical Writers Forum of India (TWIN), New Media Forum (NMF), and the World Association of Newspapers (WAN).
He has assisted in organizing over 1,200 technical meetings, seminars, workshops, and conferences during the last 25+ years of his association with these professional societies.
Mohan is a Fellow of the Computer Society of India and the convener of the CSI Chennai CIO Forum and also serves in the CSI executive committee as the chairman of the technical division on Communications. He has served as a member of the IT Task Force Committee of CII Southern India. He serves as a member in board of studies / governing board in IT & library & Information science courses at various universities and engineering institutions. He also manages a no. of egroups relating to professional activities and assists in the creating and managing the websites for NGOs, educational institutions, and nonprofit associations.
Mohan currently edits LINK, the newsletter of the IEEE Madras Section, INFOLINE, the newsletter of CSI Madras Chapter and CSI-eNewsletter, a monthly electronic newsletter which reaches over 65,000 readers and also serves as an advisor for the CSI publications.
About the IEEE Computer Society
The IEEE Computer Society is the world’s leading organization of computing professionals. Founded in 1946, and the largest of the 38 societies of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Computer Society is dedicated to advancing the theory and application of computer and information-processing technology, and is known globally for its computing standards activities. For more information, go to http://www.computer.org.
Nominate a Volunteer for a Service Award
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., 9 October, 2009 – Nominate a deserving volunteer for an IEEE Computer Society higher-level service award to show appreciation for their contributions.
Meritorious Service Certificates are given to recognize outstanding service to society programs and activities, and to the profession, as opposed to technical achievement. Service awards are open to all, and anyone can nominate using nomination forms available at http://computer.org/awards.
Nominations require one endorsement and are approved by the Awards Committee. Certificates are signed by the IEEE Computer Society President.Honor meritorious and significant service to any society-sponsored activity may qualify in whole or in part. Qualification is enhanced by the level and number of contributions, excellence, dedication, and tenure of service.
Outstanding Contribution Certificates are also available for achievements of major value and significance to the IEEE Computer Society. The achievement should be a specific, concisely characterized accomplishment, as opposed to a collection of different efforts. Examples could include the successful launching of major conference series, publications, standards, or model curricula. A group award may be given for a major contribution in which a number of volunteers each made significant contributions.
Distinguished Service Certificates are awarded for long and distinguished service to the IEEE Computer Society at a level of dedication and achievement rarely demonstrated. It often includes service in several capacities, and positions of significant Society responsibility, with contribution levels justifying multiple Meritorious Service Certificates or higher.
To make a nomination, visit http://awards.computer.org/ana/award/viewHomepage.action.