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*[Apologies if you got multiple copies of this email.] ACM UbiComp &  
ISWC 2018 8-12 October 2018 Singapore*


The UbiComp Steering Committee <>is pleased to  
introduce the Gaetano Borriello Outstanding Student award for UbiComp  
2018 in Singapore. Named in honor of the late Gaetano Borriello  
<>, this award recognizes  
a student who is making outstanding research contributions and  
leadership to the field of Ubiquitous and Pervasive Computing.

The student receiving this award will be recognized during the opening  
plenary at UbiComp 2018 and will receive a small financial reward and/or  
some support to travel to attend the conference. They will also be  
invited to meet with members of the UbiComp Steering Committee during  
the conference.



    Nominee must be pursuing a research-based degree in any country in a
    field related to ubiquitous computing


    Nominee must have been a co-author on at least 1 UbiComp and/or
    IMWUT paper (any year)


    Nominee should be a current student in good standing as of October
    9th, 2018


Nominations are due by Friday, September 7th(time: anywhere on earth)

Nomination Process:

To nominate a student, please email to Julie Kientz at [log in to unmask]  
<mailto:[log in to unmask]>the following items in a single PDF with the  
subject line “UbiComp Outstanding Student Award Nomination”


    A 1-2 page summary of the student’s research (can be a dissertation
    proposal abstract or similar)


    The student’s C.V.


    A letter of recommendation from the student’s research advisor(s)
    also confirming the student’s eligibility listed above


    An optional additional supporting letter of recommendation from
    another member of the UbiComp research community

Letter(s) may be included in the nomination PDF or submitted directly to  
Julie Kientz at [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>.

The UbiComp Steering committee will review the nominations and make  
their selection. The student winning the award will be notified by  
September 14th, 2018.


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