The CHCCS/SCDHM sponsors the following awards presented at Graphics Interface, an annual conference devoted to graphics, visualization and human-computer interaction.
Best Student Papers at Graphics Interface
The CHCCS honours the memory of Michael A. J. Sweeney through an annual award to the best student paper or papers at Graphics Interface conference.
Best Doctoral Dissertation in Computer Graphics
The “Alain Fournier Memorial Fund” was created to celebrate Alain’s life, to commemorate his accomplishments, and to honour his memory.
Best Doctoral Dissertation in HCI
The Bill Buxton Dissertation Award is given annually for the best doctoral dissertation completed at a Canadian university in the field of Human-Computer Interaction.
Canadian Human Computer Communications Society / Société canadienne du dialogue humain-machine Achievement Award
Presented periodically to a Canadian researcher who has made a substantial contribution to the fields of computer graphics, visualization, or human-computer interaction. Awards are recommended by the CHCCS Awards Committee, based on nominations received from the research community.
Canadian Human Computer Communications Society / Société canadienne du dialogue humain-machine Service Award
Presented from time to time to a Canadian who has made a substantial service contribution to the organization. Awards are recommended by the CHCCS Awards Committee, based on nominations received from the research community.
Celebrating Canadians who have made pioneering contributions to the development of digital media
Presented to outstanding Canadians whose vision and achievements have made important contributions to the development of digital media.