The Tactile Internet TC establishes a part of the TI activities the Recognition Award, Technical Contribution Award, and Publication Award (in conjunction with IEEE ComSoc conferences) to recognize ComSoc members.

The Recognition Award will be provided for distinguished record of service to the TI TC.

The Technical Contribution Award will be provided for significant contributions to the technological advancement in the areas of the Tactile Internet and Haptic Communications.

The awards committee members including their terms are as follows:

  • December 2019-December 2021:
    • Meryem Simsek (chair), ICSI Berkeley, USA
    • Falko Dressler, TU Berlin, Germany
    • Oliver Holland, Advanced Wireless Technology Group, Ltd., UK
    • Frank Fitzek, TU Dresden, Germany
    • Stefano Giordano, Universita di Pisa