For award information, you can read about the SIGCHI Awards and Process.

Award Recipients

 
 
SIGCHI Lifetime
Achievement Award
SIGCHI Academy
SIGCHI Lifetime
Service Award
SIGCHI Social
Impact Award
SIGCHI Outstanding
Dissertation Award
2020

Lifetime Practice Award
David Canfield Smith

Lifetime Research Award
Susan T. Dumais

2019

Lifetime Practice Award
Daniel Rosenberg

Lifetime Research Award
Hiroshi Ishii

2018
Lifetime Practice Award
Arnold M. Lund
Lifetime Research Award
Steven K. Feiner
2017
Lifetime Practice Award
Ernest Edmonds
Lifetime Research Award
Brad A. Myers
 
2016
Lifetime Practice Award
Jeff A. Johnson
Lifetime Research Award
Robert E. Kraut
 
2015
Lifetime Practice Award
Susan M. Dray
Lifetime Research Award
Jim Hollan
 
2014
Lifetime Practice Award
Gillian Crampton Smith
Lifetime Research Award
Steve Whittaker
Special Recognition Award
Ted Nelson
 
2013
Lifetime Practice Award
Jakob Nielsen
Lifetime Research Award
George G. Robertson
 
2012
Lifetime Practice Award
Joy Mountford
Lifetime Research Award
Dan Olsen
 
2011
Lifetime Practice Award
Larry Tesler
Lifetime Research Award
Terry Winograd
 
2010
Lifetime Practice Award
Karen Holtzblatt
Lifetime Research Award
Lucy Suchman
 
2009
 
2008
 
2007
 
2006
 
2005
 
2004
 
 
2003
 
 
2002
 
 
2001
 
 
2000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1998
 
 
 
 

* The award was called the SIGCHI Special Recognition Award in 1998.

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