Celebrating ACM's 2019 & 2020 Award Recipients: ACM Eugene L. Lawler Award
October 15, 2021
The surge of the COVID-19 delta variant, international travel restrictions and restrictions on indoor gatherings forced ACM to cancel its Awards Banquet planned for October 23, 2021.
We continue our series of emails containing videos highlighting the achievements of the 2019 and 2020 Award recipients that were prepared for the Banquet.
Click on the image below to view a short video about the 2020 recipient of the ACM Eugene Lawler Award.
The ACM Eugene L. Lawler Award for Humanitarian Contributions within Computer Science and Informatics recognizes an individual or group who has made a significant contribution through the use of computing technology. It is given once every two years, assuming that there are worthy recipients. The award is accompanied by a prize of $5,000.
|2020 ACM Eugene L. Lawler Award for Humanitarian Contributions within Computer Science and Informatics
Richard Anderson, a Professor at the University of Washington, receives the 2020 ACM Eugene L. Lawler Award for Humanitarian Contributions within Computer Science and Informatics for contributions bridging the fields of computer science, education, and global health.
ACM welcomes nominations for candidates whose work exemplifies the best and most influential contributions to our community, and society at large. More information on nominating candidates for future awards is available on the ACM Awards website here.