The Best Paper Award is given to an individual or group of individuals whose paper, presented at HVIS2015 and
published in the subsequent proceedings, is ranked highest against the following criteria:
Difficulty of research
Importance of research
Excellence of the written paper
Candidates for the award are nominated by the symposium technical session Chairs following reviews of submitted abstracts prior to the symposium.
The nominations are presented to the Awards Committee, who then selects the winning paper and informs the Society
President. The recipient of the Best Paper Award is announced during the Opening Ceremonies at the start of the
The award consists of a plaque and a monetary remuneration.