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Annual awards ceremony applauds significant achievement and participation in standards advancement
PISCATAWAY, NJ, 4 December 2017 – IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, today announced the recipients of the 2017 the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE SA) Awards, which were presented at the annual awards ceremony on Sunday, 3 December 2017, at The Palace at Somerset Park, Somerset, New Jersey, USA.
IEEE SA Awards honor recipients for their outstanding participation in leading standards development. The 2017 IEEE SA categories and recipients include:
Seated, from left: Karen Pieper, Bertrand Poulin, Hemchandra M. Shertukde, George Zimmerman, Adrian Stephens (IEEE 802.11TM Working Group) Standing, from left: Allen R. Goldstein, Charles W. Johnson, Jr., Jeffrey A. Burnworth, Erik Jan Marinissen, Alfred Asterjadhi, Philip J. Hopkinson, Victor Huang, Giorgi Bit-Babik, Richard Mellitz, Mark Adamiak, Chengwei Dai, Craig A. Colopy
IEEE SA Conformity Assessment Award:
IEEE Educational Activities Board/SA Standards Education 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 is honored to award these exceptional individuals for their continued and outstanding contributions to standards development,” said Don Wright, president of the IEEE Standards Association. “Advancing technology for the benefit of humanity would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of these honorees. These IEEE SA Awards allow us to express our gratitude for excellent work in standards development.”
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 1,200 active standards and over 650 standards under development. For more information visit the IEEE SA Web site.
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