Outstanding Chapter Award

To recognize an outstanding Chapter of the Control Systems Society.

Award Information
Prize: 
$1,000 payable to the Chapter, a Certificate laminated on a plaque, and travel expenses to the CDC (round trip restricted (minimal) coach air fare, conference registration and up to 4 conference-rate hotel-nights for a 3-day conference, and up to 5 conference-rate hotel-nights for a 4-day conference) for a Chapter representative to attend the CSS Awards Ceremony.
Funding: 
Funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society.
Presentation: 
At the Awards Ceremony of the CSS.
Eligibility: 
Chapter must be active for at least one (1) year prior to consideration.
Basis for Judgement: 
Level of activity, based on number and types of activities; Innovations, based on developing clever ways to promote new activities or services; Revitalizing an existing Chapter or starting a new one.
Award Nomination
Nomination: 

Nominations, based on the annual reports requested from all chapters, are prepared by the chair of the Chapter Activities Committee, by June 15. The Member Activities Board selects at most one (1) Outstanding Chapter each year, by July 15. In case of two or more chapters achieving comparable levels of excellence, preference will be given to those chapters that have never been awarded before.

Award Recipients

2014
Muhammad Aamer Iqbal Bhatti, Chair
2013
Diego M. Alonso, Chair
2012
Norman E. Schweitzer, Chair
2011
Mohd Nasir Taib, Chapter Chair
2010
Kaveh Moezzi Madani, Chapter Chair
2009
Vladimir S. Jotsov, Chapter Chair
2008
Jianliang Wang, Chapter Chair
2007
Akira Kojima, Secretary
2006
James F. Whidborne, Chapter Chair
2005
Youyi Wang, Chapter Chair