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 […]

Call for Nominations – 2019 SIGMOD Innovations, Contributions, and Test-of-time Awards

The SIGMOD Awards Committee invites nominations for the SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award, the SIGMOD Contributions Award, and the Test-of-time Award. The nomination deadline for all awards is April 15, 2019. In 1992, ACM SIGMOD started the Annual SIGMOD Innovations Award and SIGMOD Contributions Award as part of its Awards Program. In 2004, SIGMOD, […]

2018 SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award

Raghu Ramakrishnan   2018 SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award Raghu Ramakrishnan is the recipient of the 2018 ACM SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award for his pioneering work in deductive databases and their application to relational databases in practice. Details: Raghu Ramakrishnan is CTO for Data, and a Technical Fellow at Microsoft. He has previously […]

2018 SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award

ACM SIGMOD is pleased to present the 2018 SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award to Viktor Leis. Viktor Leis is a postdoctoral researcher at the Technical University of Munich, where he received a doctorate in Computer Science in 2016, advised by Thomas Neumann and Alfons Kemper. Much of his research, which includes work on query […]

Michael Cahill, Uwe Röhm, and Alan Fekete receive the 2018 SIGMOD Test of Time Award

Serializable Isolation for Snapshot Databases Michael Cahill, Uwe Röhm, Alan Fekete Many popular database management systems implement a multiversion concurrency control algorithm called snapshot isolation rather than providing full serializability based on locking. There are well-known anomalies permitted by snapshot isolation that can lead to violations of data consistency by interleaving transactions that would maintain […]

Z. Meral Özsoyoğlu is Awarded the 2018 SIGMOD Contributions Award

Zehra Meral Özsoyoğlu 2018 SIGMOD Contributions Award   Professor Zehra Meral Özsoyoğlu is the recipient of the 2017 ACM SIGMOD Contributions Award for dedicated service to the database community, especially as editor in chief for ACM TODS and PVLDB, the VLDB Endowment and acting as PC chair for VLDB PC and PODS. Details: Zehra Meral Özsoyoğlu is […]

Call for Nominations – 2018 SIGMOD Innovations, Contributions, and Test-of-time Awards

The SIGMOD Awards Committee invites nominations for the SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award, the SIGMOD Contributions Award, and the Test-of-time Award. The nomination deadline for all awards is April 2, 2018. In 1992, ACM SIGMOD started the Annual SIGMOD Innovations Award and SIGMOD Contributions Award as part of its Awards Program. In 2004, SIGMOD, […]

ACM SIGMOD 2017 Most Reproducible Paper Award Winners

This award recognizes the best papers in terms of reproducibility. The three most reproducible papers are picked every year and the awards are presented during the awards session of the SIGMOD conference (next year). Each award comes with a 750$ honorarium sponsored by IBM. The criteria are as follows: (i) coverage (ideal: all results can […]