CS-Can/Info-Can Award Winners 2016

CS-Can/Info-Can is pleased to announce their 2016 award recipients, who were recognized at an awards banquet at the University of Alberta on May 15, 2017.

The recipients of the 2016 Award for Lifetime Achievement in Computer Science are:

Gregor von Bochmann (University of Ottawa)
Gilles Brassard (Université de Montréal)
Janusz (John) Brzozowski (University of Waterloo)
Hector Levesque (University of Toronto)
Ian Munro (University of Waterloo)
John Mylopoulos (University of Toronto)

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.

The recipients of the 2016 Outstanding Young Computer Science Researcher Prizes are:

Nick Harvey (University of British Columbia)
Abram Hindle (University of Alberta)
Lap Chi Lau (University of Waterloo)

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.

Additional information about the 2016 award recipients, as well as those from previous years, is available via the menu on the left.