Greg Leptoukh Lecture

Basic Information

The Greg Leptoukh Lecture honors the life and work of Earth scientist, Greg Leptoukh. Leptoukh was very active in the informatics community and involved in many projects related to data quality and data provenance.

The Leptoukh Lecturer is selected for significant contributions to informatics, computational, or data sciences through research, education, or other activities. Specifically, this lecture aims to raise awareness about computational and data advances that enable breakthroughs in domain science, as well as foster exceptional individuals to make continued contributions in informatics and data science. This prestigious honor is only bestowed once per individual. Additional information about the Leptoukh Lecture is available on the Earth and Space Science Informatics focus group website.

CITATION/SCOPE STATEMENT

For significant contributions to informatics, computational, or data sciences through research, education, or other activities.

AWARD INCLUDES

  • Lecture plaque
  • Announcement in Eos
  • Invitation to present the Leptoukh Lecture at the AGU Fall Meeting during the lecture presentation year
  • Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
  • Complimentary ticket to the Earth and Space Science Informatics focus group reception at the AGU Fall Meeting during the lecture presentation year

FREQUENCY: Presented annually.

CAREER LEVEL: Mid-Career, Senior Scientist