|[December 09, 2013]
IEEE Standards Association Awards Honor Standards Development Contributions
PISCATAWAY, N.J. --(Business Wire)--
The IEEE (News - Alert) Standards Association (IEEE-SA) today announced the winners of
the 2013 IEEE-SA Awards, which were recognized at the annual awards
ceremony on Sunday, 8 December 2013.
IEEE-SA Awards distinguish recipients for their leading participation in
standards development. The 2013 IEEE-SA categories and winners include:
IEEE-SA Corporate Award:
University of New Hampshire Interoperability Lab
outstanding corporate leadership and contribution to IEEE-SA
IEEE-SA International Award:
For extraordinary contribution to establishing
IEEE-SA as a world-class leader in standardization
IEEE-SA Standards Medallion Recipients:
For major contributions to the development of
IEEE-SA Distinguished Service Award:
For outstanding and dedicated service to IEEE-SA
Standards Board based on major contributions to the standards
IEEE-SA Lifetime Achievement Award:
For significant technical contributions to a
standards committee or IEEE field of interest
IEEE Charles Proteus (News - Alert) Steinmetz Award:
Mohindar S. Sachdev
For contributions to the development of
standards in the field of electrical and electronics engineering
The Ron Waxman Design Automation Standards Committee Meritorious Service
For outstanding service exemplifying the
spirit of the Design Automation Standards Committee (DASC)
IEEE-SA Education Award
The Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering
significant contributions to standards education
In addition, IEEE-SA Working Group Chair Awards were presented to more
than 200 members of individual working groups for their vital efforts to
publish IEEE standards and their investment in the standards development
process. Members of the working groups also received International Joint
Working Group Chair Awards, highlighting the partnerships they made
between IEEE and either the ISO, IEC (News - Alert), or ISO/IEC during the development
of a standard.
Any individual IEEE-SA member, or member organization, is eligible to
win an IEEE-SA Award. Nominations are encouraged. For additional
information on the IEEE-SA Awards, visit www.standards.ieee.org/develop/awards.
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About the IEEE Standards Association
The IEEE Standards Association, a globally recognized standards-setting
body within IEEE, develops consensus standards through an open process
that engages industry and brings together a broad stakeholder community.
IEEE standards set specifications and best practices based on current
scientific and technological knowledge. The IEEE-SA has a portfolio of
over 900 active standards and more than 500 standards under development.
For more information visit http://standards.ieee.org/.
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