To recognize an individual who has provided outstanding service to the IEEE Council that has had a significant benefit to the EDA community. All contributors to CEDA can make nominations.
The IEEE CEDA Distinguished Service Award honors contributors to the IEEE Council on EDA with outstanding service to the benefit and advancement of the council including contributions in the following areas: conferences and meetings, publications, editors, administrative committee, council leadership, or other distinguished service and activities. Factors that will be considered for the award selection are: impact of service and contributions to the council, leadership, innovation, activity, duration, breadth of participation and cooperation.
Nomination deadline is March 15th of the award year.
The supporting material for the nomination must include:
- Nominee biographical information.
- A proposed citation (which the award committee may adjust).
- Description of the outstanding service in the areas listed above.
- At least two references/endorsements from another active CEDA contributor.