Annual Meeting of the Committees
April 30 - May 3 | Kansas City, MO

Leadership in Standards Development Nomination

Submission Deadline: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

The award for Leadership in Standards Development is presented to at least one (1) ATIS Forum or Committee leader per year.
The award is presented to an individual whose vision and leadership has resulted in increased support for ATIS Standards
and the greater recognition of ATIS’ committee work within the ICT industry.

Award recipients were recognized at AMOC on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at the Member Recognition Lunch.


Criteria for Award Nominees:

Nominees must be representatives from an ATIS Forum or Committee member company and have served in one (1) or more leadership positions within ATIS Forums or Committees within in the past 12 months.

Nominees will have been responsible for one (1) or more major initiatives within the past 12 months resulting in notable and/or highly innovative achievement, or promotion of the ATIS mission: "ATIS is committed to providing leadership for, and the rapid development and promotion of, worldwide technical and operations standards for information, entertainment and communications technologies using a pragmatic, flexible and open approach."

Nominees eligible for this award are individuals who have demonstrated:

  • Significant efforts/achievements that resulted in the creation of standards that met the industry’s standardization needs in a timely manner;
  • Efforts that enhanced acceptance of standards widely throughout the industry; or
  • Leadership resulting in standards that have a direct impact on the successful development and deployment of innovative new services and products.
  • Self-nominations are not accepted. ATIS staff members are not eligible for this Award.

Selection of Award Nominees:

The recipient of the 2018 Award for Leadership in Standards Development is selected from nominees proposed by active participants of ATIS Forums and Committees. At least one (1) recipient per year is selected by the Executive Committee
of the ATIS Board.

Leadership in Standards Development Award

Please complete the following form for the person you wish to nominate for this award:
Name of Nominee:
Nominated by:
List ATIS Forums and Committees in which the nominee participated during 2017:

Describe this individual's outstanding achievements in the development of ATIS standards and solutions,
as well as related activities during 2018 that you believe qualify him or her to receive an ATIS Achievement Award.
Please be as complete as possible in your write-up, as selection decisions are based upon information provided.

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