About IEEE VIC Summit & Awards

The 2020 IEEE Vision, Innovation, and Challenges Summit (IEEE VIC Summit) & Honors Ceremony was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The presentation talks and awards show will resume in 2021.

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Mission Statement

The IEEE Awards Program preserves an awards portfolio that recognizes excellence in our technical and professional communities worldwide.

Our mission is to celebrate technological triumphs and the people who make them in our fields, to inspire future generations of innovators and innovations.


IEEE awards recognize exceptional contributions to all IEEE fields of interest (technical and nontechnical) made by organizations and individuals regardless of nationality, gender, age, religion, ethnic background, or other personal characteristics not related to ability, performance, or qualifications. The IEEE Awards Program is committed to pursuing diversity in all its operations to help realize and maintain fair nomination and selection processes without bias or discrimination.