PODS 2020 Best Paper Award

A Framework for Adversarially Robust Streaming Algorithms Omri Ben-Eliezer, Rajesh Jayaram, David P. Woodruff, and Eylon Yogev Omri Ben-Eliezer is a PhD student at Tel Aviv University, advised by Noga Alon. His research interests are in the algorithmic foundations of structured data analysis. His works develop efficient algorithms for data with complex structure by studying […]

2020 PODS Alberto Mendelzon Test of Time Award

Optimizing Linear Counting Queries under Differential Privacy Chao Li, Michael Hay, Vibhor Rastogi, Gerome Miklau, and Andrew McGregor Chao Li currently works at google as an engineer on privacy and storage related projects. Before joining google, he was at UMass Amherst as a Ph.D student, advised by Prof Georme Miklau. His research interests including privacy […]

2020 SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award

Beng Chin Ooi 2020 SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award Beng Chin Ooi is the recipient of the 2020 ACM SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award for his innovative research and for devising and deploying innovative large-scale systems to manage and analyze data. The award recognizes both his groundbreaking research and his success in building […]

2020 SIGMOD Systems Award

BerkeleyDB — 2020 SIGMOD Systems Award BerkeleyDB 2020 SIGMOD Systems Award The creators of BerkeleyDB are the recipients of the 2020 SIGMOD Systems Award for their seminal work in embodying simplicity, quality, and elegance in a high-performance key-value store that has impacted many systems and applications over the last 25 years. BerkeleyDB contributors are (in […]

2020 SIGMOD Best Paper Award

The best paper co-winners for 2020 are ShapeSearch: A Flexible and Efficient System for Shape-based Exploration of Trendlines Tarique Siddiqui, Paul Luh, Zesheng Wang, Karrie Karahalios, Aditya Parameswaran and Pump Up the Volume: Processing Large Data on GPUs with Fast Interconnects Clemens Lutz, Sebastian Breß, Steffen Zeuch , Tilmann Rabl, Volker Markl Authors of ShapeSearch: […]

2020 SIGMOD Contributions Award

Philippe Bonnet, Juliana Freire, Stratos Idreos, Stefan Manegold, Ioana Manolescu, and Dennis Shasha 2020 SIGMOD Contributions Award The SIGMOD 2020 Contributions Award recognizes the innovative work in the data management community to encourage scientific reproducibility of our publications. Reproducibility was introduced at the 2008 SIGMOD Conference and since then has influenced how the community approaches […]

2020 Test of Time Award

Pregel: A System for Large-Scale Graph Processing Grzegorz Malewicz, Matthew H. Austern, Aart J.C. Bik, James C. Dehnert, Ilan Horn, Naty Leiser, and Grzegorz Czajkowski Pregel is one of the first systems for large-scale graph analytics. It introduced vertex-centric bulk-synchronous processing as programming and computation models for graph analytics. It has generated significant follow-on research […]

2020 SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award

ACM SIGMOD is pleased to present the 2020 SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award to Jose Faleiro.   Jose Faleiro is a researcher at Microsoft Research. He was previously a PhD student at Yale, advised by Daniel Abadi, and a post-doc at the University of California, Berkeley. His dissertation was titled “High Performance Multi-core Transaction […]

Call for Nominations – 2020 ACM SIGMOD AWARDS

Deadlines Nominations must be received by March 24, 2020 to be considered for this year’s award. Nominations should be sent to the email address given below. The committee will automatically re-consider previously submitted nominations for both awards from the past two years (2018 and 2019). However, nominators are welcome to revise the supporting documents for […]

2019 SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award

Anastasia Ailamaki 2019 SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award Anastasia Ailamaki is the recipient of the 2019 ACM SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award for her pioneering work on the architecture of database systems, its interaction with computer architecture, and scientific data management. Details: Anastasia Ailamaki is a Professor of Computer and Communication Sciences at EPFL and […]