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IEEE Standards Association Awards Commend Significant Achievements in Standards Development
Annual awards ceremony praises outstanding success in standards development leadership and participation
PISCATAWAY, NJ, 5 December 2016 – IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, today announced the recipients of the 2016 IEEE Standards Association (IEEE SA) Awards, which were presented at the annual awards ceremony on Sunday, 4 December 2016, at The Palace at Somerset Park, Somerset, New Jersey, USA.
IEEE SA Awards recognize recipients for their exceptional participation in standards development. The 2016 IEEE SA categories and recipients include:
IEEE SA Corporate Award:
IEEE SA Distinguished Service Award:
IEEE SA Emerging Technology Award:
IEEE SA International Award:
IEEE SA Lifetime Achievement Award:
IEEE SA Standards Medallion Recipients:
IEEE Charles Proteus Steinmetz Award:
The Ron Waxman Design Automation Standards Committee Meritorious Service Award:
“IEEE SA congratulates the award recipients for their significant contributions to standards development,” said Bruce Kraemer, president of the IEEE Standards Association. “Technology advancements and related standards hinge on the hard work and dedication of these honorees. The IEEE SA Awards give us an opportunity to showcase and applaud excellent work in standards development.”
IEEE SA awards are bestowed upon eligible individuals, IEEE SA members, and/or member organizations. Nominations are encouraged. For additional information visit the IEEE SA Awards webpage.
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 1,100 active standards and more than 500 standards under development. For more information visit the IEEE SA Web site.
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