IAS Distinguished Service Award

About the Award

This award recognizes an individual for dedication and service to the IEEE Industry Applications Society.

Basis for Judging:

Exceptional administrative, managerial and leadership achievement; proposal and/or implementation of innovative new Society programs; dedication to the growth and advancement of the Society and/or its geographic and technical entities. Self nomination is not permitted for this award.

Nomination Deadline:

Nominations are accepted from 1 January through 1 May.

Online Submission Form:

Submit a nomination through our online submission form. Only online submissions will be accepted for award nominations.


$5,000 and Plaque

Funded by:

Funded by the IEEE Industry Applications Society


At IAS Annual Meeting

Award Honorees

Latest Award Winner

The 2023 IAS Distinguished Service Award was presented to Daleep Mohla. 

Past Recipients Include:

Click here to view past winners
YearAward Recipient
2021Adam Skorek
2020Bruno Lequesne
2019R.Mark Nelms
2018John P. Nelson
2017Jerry Hudgins
2016Barry Brusso
2015Carlton Speck
2014Louie J. Powell
2013H. Landis (Lanny) Floyd
2012William D. Greason
2011Robert Lorenz
2010Mark Harris
2009no recipient
2008Clayton H. Reid
2007No recipient
2006Peter Magyar
2005Satish Chaparala
2004Dayne Aldridge
2003Andrew W. Smith
2002Frederick C. Trutt
2001Michael J. Foley
2000Donald S. Brereton
1999Baldwin Bridger, Jr.
1998F.A. Furfari
1997Edward A. E. Rich
1996John H. Kassebaum
1995Lloyd A. (Pete) Morley
1994Eugene J. Fagen
1993Daniel L. Goldberg
1992James W. Patterson
1991E. G. (Al) Kiener
1990James H. Beall
1989Richard S. Nichols
1988George W. Younkin