NExT Centre's Director, Prof Chua Tat Seng has won the ACM SIGMM 2015 award for Outstanding Technical Contributions to Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications. The award is given in recognition of his pioneering contributions to multimedia, text and social media processing.
The award was presented in the annual SIGMM event, ACM Multimedia Conference which was held in Brisbane, Australia on 26-30 October 2015. ACM is the professional society of computer scientists and SIGMM is the special interest group in multimedia.
For more info, please refer to SIGMM website. http://www.sigmm.org/news/sigmm_technical_award_2015