Please note that the deadline for submission of nominations for 2013 is November 30, 2013 for all awards, with the following exceptions:
Nominations for the 2013 Awards should be submitted electronically to the respective chairs listed below or to the ACM Awards Committee Liaison, Rosemary McGuinness
As a general rule, each nomination submitted should consist of at least the following items:
- Name, address, phone number, and email address of person making the nomination.
- Name, address, and email address of candidate for whom an award is recommended.
- A statement (between 200 and 500 words long) as to why the candidate deserves the particular award.
- Supporting letters from a minimum of two endorsers.
- For the Turing Award a minimum of three endorsement letters should be provided. Successful Turing Award nominations include substantive letters of support from a group of prominent individuals broadly representative of the candidate's field or related field impacted by the candidate's contribution.
- For the Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award, a CV and listing of the candidate's Ph.D. students and their current positions are requested. It would be helpful to include the candidate's CV for all other award nominations.
- For the Grace Murray Hopper and the ACM-Infosys Foundation Award, nominations should include a current vitae and the age of the candidate.
Nominations for the 2013 awards should be submitted to the respective chairs listed below:
2013 Award Subcommittee Chairs and Members
For full information please see the ACM A.M. Turing Award Nominations page. Nominations should be sent to Rosemary McGuinness, ACM Awards Committee Liaison
Chair: Adele Goldberg, Pharma Capital Partners
Ravi Sethi, Avaya, Inc.
Barbara Liskov, MIT
Michael Jordan, UC, Berkeley
David Salesin, University of Washington/Adobe
Per Stenstrom, Chalmers University
Nominations are invited for the 2013 ACM – Infosys Foundation Award. The ACM – Infosys Foundation Award in the Computing Sciences recognizes personal contributions by young scientists and system developers to a contemporary innovation that, through its depth, fundamental impact and broad implications, exemplifies the greatest achievements in the discipline. The award is accompanied by a prize of $175,000. Financial support for the award is provided by an endowment from the Infosys Foundation.
Nomination Form Endorsement Form
Nominations should include:
- A current vitae, listing the age of the candidate, publications, patents, honors other awards, etc.
- A nomination letter from the principal nominator, which describes the work of the nominee, and draws particular attention to the contributions which are seen as meriting the award.
- Substantive supporting letters from at least three, and no more than five, endorsers. The letters should come from prominent individuals familiar with the nominee's contributions and no more than two from the same institution.
- A short citation of 25 words or less should be included in the nomination.
Nominations should be sent to the Chair of the ACM – Infosys Foundation Award:
Chair: Jeannette Wing, Microsoft Research
Prabhakar Raghavan, Google
Dines Bjorner, Professor Emeritus, Technical University of Denmark
Henry Kautz, University of Rochester
Sue Whitesides, University of Victoria, British Columbia
Scott Shenker, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: Georg Gottlob, Technische Univ. Wien
Melanie Baljko, York University
Carlo Ghezzi, Politecnico di Milano
Stuart Russell, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: Reinhard Wilhelm, Schloss Dagstuhl
Anne Condon, University of British Columbia
Robert Schnabel, Indiana University
Chair: Mary Lou Soffa, University of Virginia
William Poucher, Baylor University
Bernard Rous, ACM
Pat Ryan, ACM
Chair: Benjamin Zorn, Microsoft Research
Anne-Marie Kermarrec, INRIA
Hagit Attiya, Technion
Nigel Shadbolt, University of Southampton
Stephen R. Bourne, El Dorado Ventures
Chair: Stefan Savage, University of California, San Diego
Stefan Savage, University of California, San Diego
Steve Seitz, University of Washington
Greg Morrisett, Harvard
Constantinos Daskalakis, MIT
Ben Taskar, University of Pennsylvania
Margaret Martonosi, Princeton University
For more details, see the Nomination Submission Procedures.
Chair: Mark Guzdial, Georgia Institute of Technology
Andrew McGettrick, University of Strathclyde
Elaine Weyuker, Consultant
Chair: Renee Miller, University of Toronto
Mary Jane Irwin, Penn State University
E.G. Coffman, Jr., Columbia University
Stuart I. Feldman, Google
Joan Feigenbaum, Yale University
Catriel Beeri, Hebrew University
Susan Dumais, Microsoft Research
Professor Dame Wendy Hall, University of Southampton, UK
Craig Partridge, BBN Technologies
Baining Guo, Microsoft Research Asia
For more details, ACM Guide For Fellow Nominations
For questions on the Fellows Program, contact Rosemary McGuinness
Chair: Stuart Zweben, Ohio State University
Avi Mendelson, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Burkhard Neidecker-Lutz, SAP Research
Robert A. Walker, Kent State University
Linda Northrop, Carnegie Mellon University, SEI
Judith Olson, University of California, Irvine
Andrew Woo, NGRAIN
For more details, see the Distinguished Member Nomination Guide.
For questions on the Distinguished Member Program, contact Rosemary McGuinness
Chair: Susan Rodger, Duke University
R.K. Shyamasundar, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Laurie Williams, North Carolina State University
Dilma Da Silva, Qualcomm Research
Mordechai Ben-Ari, Weizmann Institute of Science
For more details, see the Senior Member Nomination Guide.
For questions on the Senior Member Program, contact Rosemary McGuinness
For submissions, please go to SC13 Submissions Site.
Chair: David H. Bailey, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Michael Norman, San Diego SC Center
Thomas Schulthess, ETH Zurich
Almadena Chtchelkanova, NSF
Taisuke Boku, University of Tsukuba
Adolfy Hoisie, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Jeff Vetter, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Cherri Pancake, Oregon State University
Chair: Paul Rosenbloom, University of Southern California (USC)
David H. Bailey, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Manuela Veloso, Carnegie Mellon University
Paul Rosenbloom, University of Southern California
John Laird, University of Michigan
Chair: Dennis Shasha, New York University, Courant Institute
Monika Henzinger, University of Vienna
Eugene Fiume, University of Toronto
Satish Rao, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: James Smith
Andre Seznec, IRISA
Mark D. Hill, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Sarita Adve, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Chair: Larry Smarr, University of California, San Diego
David Rosenblum, National University of Singapore
Susan Graham, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: Bruce Loftis, University of Tennessee
Abhinav Bhatele, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Mark Hoemmen, Sandia National Laboratories
Barbara Horner-Miller, BHM Consulting
Chair: Lynne Andrea Stein, Olin College
John Timothy Korb, Purdue University
Judith Gal-Ezer, The Open University of Israel
Chair: Barbara Simons, IBM (retired)
Eric Brewer, University of California, Berkeley
Christian Freksa, Universiteit Bremen
David Shmoys, Cornell University
Michael Ubell, Oracle
Sabine Susstrunk, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Chair: Chris Johnson - SIAM, University of Utah
Chandu Thekkath, Microsoft - ACM Rep
Carol Woodword, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory - SIAM
Award Committee Co-Chair
C.C. Gotlieb, University of Toronto
Cherri Pancake, Oregon State University
SGB Award Committee Liaison
Elisa Bertino, Purdue University