The PVSEC Award, PVSEC Special Award and Hamakawa Award will be given on the occasion of the 27th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-27) in November 13-17, 2017 at the Lake Biwa Otsu Prince Hotel, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
Terms of Reference
The PVSEC Organizing Committee is now inviting nominations for the above Awards which will be awarded at the PVSEC-27 in Otsu. Nominations can be made by any member of the photovoltaic technical community with a nomination letter including 200 words recommendation reasons on his or her key achievements with contributions and brief vitae to be forwarded to the Chairman of the PVSEC Award: Prof. Masafumi YAMAGUCHI, Toyota Technological Institute, 2-12-1 Hisakata, Tempaku, Nagoya 468-8511, Japan by Fax or e-mail: FAX:+81-52-809-1879,
The dead line is 30th April, 2017.
Individuals nominated for the Awards must have considered the following criteria:
The PVSEC Award Chairman will distribute a list of potential candidates to all the active members of the PVSEC Organizing Committee, Steering Committee and Program Committee. At first, 1st voting will be made by the above members. Then, one to two steps of voting selections will be made by the PVSEC Domestic Advisory Committee members to reach the final selection.
The Chair of the PVSEC Award Committee will present the recommendation of the PVSEC Award Committee to the Executive Committee for their approval. After approval, the Chair will then notify the Award Winners.
The winners of the PVSEC Award, PVSEC Special Award and Hamakawa Award will receive an engraved plaque with a prize. Especially, The winner(s) of the PVSEC Award will be invited to deliver a commemorative lecture at the Lake Biwa Otsu Prince Hotel, Shiga, Japan.