Awards Committee

About the CHCCS/SCDHM Awards Committee

The CHCCS/SCDHM Achievement and Service Awards are recommended by the CHCCS Awards Committee, based on nominations received from the research community. Other awards are recommended by subcommittees. Best paper and best poster awards are recommended by the program committees for each year’s Graphics Interface conference. The current committee and subcommittee members are the following for awards that will be presented in 2019.

Achievement and Service Awards

Brian Wyvill (University of Victoria), Chair
Sheelagh Carpendale (University of Calgary)
Michiel van de Panne (University of British Columbia)
Carl Gutwin (University of Saskatchewan)

Dissertation Awards

Pierre Poulin (Université de Montréal), Chair

Canadian Digital Media Pioneer Awards

Eugene Fiume (Simon Fraser University), Chair

Michael A. J. Sweeney Best Student Paper Awards

The winning papers are selected by the conference program chairs in consultation with their program committee.

Best Poster Awards

The winning posters selection process is coordinated by the conference posters chair, and is typically done by popular vote among participants at the conference.

Visit the specific award page for details on the nomination and selection processes for each of the awards.