Don't delay! Nominations are due 15 January 2021 for the 2022 IEEE Technical Field Award in Robotics and Automation (TFA). This is the most prestigious award presented by IEEE in the field of robotics and automation, and includes a medal and a $10,000 usd honorarium. IEEE TFAs are awarded for contributions or leadership in a specific field of interest of the IEEE and are among the highest awards presented on behalf of the IEEE Board of Directors.
Visit https://www.ieee-ras.org/awards-recognition/ieee-awards/69-awards-recognition/society-awards/90-ieee-fellow for a description of the award criteria and instructions on submitting a nomination.
The 2021 IEEE Technical Field Award in Robotics and Automation will be presented to Tomas Lozano-Perez and Jean-Claude Latombe,
"For foundational contributions to robot motion planning and visionary leadership of the field."
The presentation will take place at the Awards Ceremony held during during the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) in Prague, Czech Republic on 27 September-1 October 2021.