December 04, 2017
Hugh J Watson Award

Granted yearly by Teradata University for Academics to honor and recognize an individual whose significant achievements and high quality contributions to the data and analytics academic community via Teradata University for Academics embodies the spirit and passion of Hugh Watson and his dedication to Teradata University.

Established in 2017, in honor of Dr. Hugh J. Watson, academic co-founder of Teradata University for Academics. This award will drive and ensure continued sustainability of his original vision for Teradata University for Academics. The award includes a medallion and framed certificate, a profile page on Teradata University for Academics, and is accompanied by a prize of $1,000 and will be presented annually at one of the major conferences.

We are excited to announce that one of Teradata University's distinguished Fellows, Barbara Wixom, PhD is the winner of 2017 Hugh J. Watson Award! Barbara's long-term dedication and high-quality contributions to Teradata University program are tremendous, and we were honored to present her the award during AMCIS conference in Boston, MA in August!