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SCS Faculty: Honda Prize
--The Honda Prize is awarded by the Honda Foundation.
Established in 1977 by the late Soichiro Honda, founder of
Honda Motor Co., Ltd., the foundation advocates "Eco-Technology,"
a concept of technology that does not pursue efficiency and profits
alone, but is geared toward harmony with the environment surrounding
human activities. In addition to an award ceremony, the Prize
includes a certificate, medal, and cash award.
- Raj Reddy, 2005
...for outstanding achievements in computer science and robotics,
particularly as a world leader in the study of human-computer interaction,
artificial intelligence, and speech and visual recognition by machine
through a number of distinguished, successful projects; and for
vigourous promotion and enhancement of the international robotics
community in both industry and academia...