Call for Nominations for CS-Can/Info-Can Awards 2017

The 2017 Calls for Nominations for the two categories of awards offered by CS-Can/Info-Can, namely Lifetime Achievement Award and Outstanding Young CS Researcher Award, are now Closed.

The 2017 Awards will be presented at the annual CS-Can/Info-Can Awards Dinner that will be held at York University in Toronto on May 7, 2018.

Lifetime Achievement Award: Lifetime Achievement in CS Call for Nominations - 2017 (Closed)

2017 Awardees

Don Cowan, University of Waterloo
Ric Holt, University of Waterloo and University of Toronto
David Kirkpatrick, University of British Columbia
Godfried Toussaint, McGill University and New York University at Abu Dhabi

These awards recognize current or former faculty members in Canadian Computer Science Departments/Schools/Faculties who have made outstanding and sustained contributions to computing over their careers. The awards can be for achievement in research, teaching, service, or any combination of these.

Outstanding Young CS Researcher Award: Outstanding Young CS Researcher Call for Nominations - 2017 (Closed)

2017 Awardees

Reid Holmes, University of British Columbia
Yasutaka Furukawa, Simon Fraser University
Bernhard Thomaszewski, Université de Montréal

These prizes recognize excellence in research, and are made to top young faculty members in Canadian Computer Science Departments/Schools/Faculties who are within the first 10 years of their career beyond the completion of their PhD.

Information about the 2016 award recipients and those from previous years is available in the lists below.

Lifetime Achievement Awards

Outstanding Young Computer Science Researcher Awards