20th anniversary celebration a huge success

On Thursday September 23rd 2021, our team held our 20th anniversary celebration event. It was a resounding success, with over 300 guests joining online from over 75 countries across multiple time zones.

Several awards were presented at the event, including three Lifetime Achievement awards and five CSDILA Team Service awards, as well as the Thornton-Smith medal and the 2021 Hackathon Prize. Professor Abbas Rajabifard also launched the CSDILA 20-year report:

Download: CSDILA 2001–2021 report [PDF]

We were honoured to be joined by senior staff of the University’s Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, members and representatives from industry and government, and many other academic institutions around the world.

In Commemoration of the CSDILA's 20th Anniversary

Lifetime Achievement Awards

Lifetime achievement award recipients

CSDILA Team Service Award

Team Service award recipients

Thornton-Smith Medal

Dr Zaffar Sadiq Mohamed-Ghouse

Hackathon Award

Youjin Choe

Saroj Kumar Sharma

Marko Radanovic