The Mining Software Repositories community has introduced a series of two new awards, the MSR Early Career Achievement Award and the MSR Foundational Contribution Award.
You can find all the relevant information on the MSR Awards web page. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2019, 23:59 AOE.
2019 Award recipients
For the MSR Foundational Contribution award the recipient is
Katsuro Inoue for fostering a vibrant international community around software clone analysis and the development of the CCFinder clone detector, which has enabled countless others to do research involving code clones.
For the MSR Early Career Achievement award the recipient is
Emad Shihab for contributions to the state of the art in research and practice in software quality assurance as well as outreach and education efforts throughout the international MSR community.
Congratulations to both recipients!