Standards Awards
Recognizing outstanding leadership and contributions to the IEEE-SA and the development of standards.

INTERNATIONAL AWARD

 

This award may be presented annually to an IEEE-SA individual member who has made an extraordinary contribution to establishing the IEEE-SA as a world-class leader in standardization.

Examples include but are not limited to individuals who excel in the following activities (regardless of venue or activity):

  • Achieving acceptance of an SA standard for world-wide implementation.
  • Harmonizing an SA standard with international market requirements.
  • Interacting with national and international bodies to enhance their understanding of the breadth and strength of the SA standards program.

Award 
This recognition consists of a crystal globe and certificate. There is no honorarium attached to this award.

Eligibility 
The recipient must be an IEEE-SA member and IEEE member. There are no restrictions or preferences as to the nationality, race, sex, creed or age.

Nomination 
Annual Deadline 31 July 
Nominate a party for this award

Suggested Location for Presentation of Award 
The award is to be presented at the annual IEEE-SA Awards Ceremony. There is no funding from the IEEE-SA Board of Governors for the recipient for travel to or accommodations at the award venue.

Sponsorship 
This award is sponsored by the IEEE Standards Association, administered by the IEEE-SA Awards and Recognition Committee.

 

INTERNATIONAL AWARD PAST RECIPIENTS

2017 
​​Giorgi Bit-Babik 
​​"For his contribution to international standards for​ ​ radiofrequency compliance assessment​"​ 

​​​​Craig A. Colopy 
​"For selfless dedication to worldwide Step-Voltage Regulator​ ​and On-Load Tap Changer standards as IEEE, IEC, and ​​NBR (Brazilian) standards​"​​

2016 
Anne A. Bosma 
"For exemplary leadership guiding IEEE Switchgear standards toward harmonization with IEC and acceptance by the international community.”

2015 
Bill Long 
"For exemplary leadership as chairman of the working group which upgraded IEEE Std. C37.013 to joint IEEE / IEC 62271-37-013"

J. Patrick Reilly 
"For significant contributions in electrostimulation research and its application in harmonization of international safety standards for exposure of humans to low-frequency electric and magnetic fields"

2014
Melvin Reynolds 
"For selfless and sustained effort spanning over two decades to advance IEEE medical device informatics and interoperability standardization across international political and organizational boundaries" 

John White 
"For exemplary work in furthering relations with IEEE and China and in furthering development of IEEE and IEC harmonized standards"

2013 
Andrew Myles 
"For promoting the global recognition of IEEE 802 LAN/MAN standards as international standards"

2012
David John Law 
"For his extraordinary leadership in the creation and deployment of the 802 family of standards and their global acceptance through education and awareness for the past two decades"

2011 
Bertram Jon Klauenberg 
"For helping to convince world bodies and international agencies of the rigor, benefits, and primacy of IEEE standards and his instrumental role in their adoption"

2010 
Robert F. Heile 
"For his impact on China's 'The Internet of Things', his vision, humanity, fairness, and tireless dedication to this end"

2009 
James R. Michalec
"For contributions to the international harmonization of standards for synchronous generators"

2008
David T. Stone 
"For his work with C37.100.1 and C37.60 and acceptance of these standards by the international community"

Hermann Koch 
"For dedication and perseverance in harmonization and adoption of standards in the Power Energy Society and standards activities "

2007 
James W. Moore
"For considerable contribution to the IEEE Computer Society Software and Systems Engineering Standards Collection (S2ESC) and the international collection of software engineering standards supported by ISO/IEC"

2006 
Ben C. Johnson
"For his vision and leadership in establishing the IEEE/IEC Dual Logo Agreement, and positioning IEEE as a leader in international standards development"

Roger B. Marks
"For his dedication to advancing broadband wireless access technology, for leadership in advocating one worldwide BWA standard, and for promoting the international recognition of the IEEE Standards Association"

2005
Denis L. Dufournet
"For his enthusiastic promotion of circuit breaker standards harmonization based on a deep knowledge of electrical phenomena occurring during the interruption process in circuit breakers"

Carl R. Stevenson
"For his leadership in gaining global radio spectrum for Radio LANs based on IEEE Standards"

2004
Michael R. Murphy
"For contributions to internationalization of IEEE standards and global harmonization of human exposure limits for radio frequency energy"

2003
Ronald C. Petersen
"For his leadership in establishing an international role for the IEEE Standards Association in the harmonization of standards for electromagnetic safety"

2002
Wallace S. Read
"For a substantial contribution towards accomplishing a greater recognition of IEEE Standards in the international community"

Standards Education Award

For significant and/or regular contributions to standards education. Learn more

IEEE CHARLES PROTEUS STEINMETZ AWARD

For exceptional contributions to the development and/or advancement of standards in electrical and electronics engineering. Learn more & nominate

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