2013 CRM-SSC prize in Statistics awarded to Derek Bingham
The Centre de Recherche Mathématique - Statistical Society of Canada prize is being awarded to Professor Derek Bingham in recognition of "a statistical scientist's professional accomplishments in research during the first fifteen years after earning a doctorate".
An official award ceremony is slated for the Statistical Society of Canada meeting in Edmonton. In the meantime, be sure high five Derek next time you see him.
Details of this award and Derek's numerous accomplishments can be found here.