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Contact: Jennifer Infantino
ISA Announces Call for Nominations Deadline for Annual Awards Gala
Research Triangle Park, NC (28 November 2006) - ISA announced today that it will accept nominations for its 2007 Honors and Awards Gala until 10 February 2007. The Society recognizes the achievements of automation professionals around the world with Society Service and Technical awards.
Many of the awards do not require the recipient or nominator to be an ISA Member.
Nominations are being accepted for the following awards:
Society Service Recognitions:
Distinguished Society Service Award
Emerging Leader Award
Golden Achievement Award
Life Achievement Award
Standards & Practices Award
Don W. Thompson Award
Douglas H. Annin Award
E.G. Bailey Award
Arnold O. Beckman Founder Award
Donald P. Eckman Education Award
Kermit Fischer Environmental Award
Albert F. Sperry Founder Award
UOP Technology Award
The gala will be held 1 October 2007 in Houston, Texas. To submit a nomination electronically, or for more information, visit ISA online at http://www.isa.org/honors or call (919) 990-9241.
Founded in 1945, ISA (www.isa.org) is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities. Based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts the largest conference and exhibition for automation professionals in the Western Hemisphere. ISA is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org).