ETS Distinguished Service Award

IEEE European Test Symposium Distinguished Service Award

Call for Nomination

The IEEE European Test Symposium (ETS) Distinguished Service Award is sponsored by the ETS Steering Committee to honor individuals who have made long-lasting and distinguished services and contributions to the ETS.
The ETS has been established as Europe’s premier forum, and one of the main international forums that brings together the academic and industrial test communities to present and discuss scientific results, emerging ideas, applications, hot topics and new trends in the area of electronic-based circuits and system testing, reliability, security and validation. ETS is the cornerstone event of the European Test Week, which also includes the Test Spring School (TTS) and Fringe Workshops.

Award Criterion

The award recognizes the long-lasting and impactful service of an individual over a period of time, based on the level and number of contributions, leadership, excellence, dedication, and tenure of service, provided towards the founding/establishment/sustainable success of ETS.

Nomination Process

A nominator should be actively involved in ETS community (e.g, in the organization, technical program, and/or attendance). A nomination should include the following:
  • Name, affiliation, and contact information of nominator and nominated individual
  • An advocacy statement by the nominator (no more than 500 words). In particular, the following should be discussed:
    • The award criterion, as described above, should be explicitly addressed
    • The top 3 reasons for which the nominee should receive this award

    Any other information, regarding the nominee, related to the nature of the award can be highlighted.

Nominations should be submitted via email to, no later than 25 January, 2019.

Award Announcement & Ceremony

The selected award recipient will be informed via email by 15 February, 2019. The award ceremony will take place during the opening session of ETS 2019, on 28 May, 2019 at Baden-Baden, Germany.