GGF Leadership Award

Hiro Kishimoto presented with the first GGF Leadership Award at GGF14

GGF presented the first Leadership Award to Hiro Kishimoto of Fujitsu at GGF14 in Chicago. The Award contains a framed certificate signed by the GFSG and a gift certificate. The text of the certificate reads:

"This Award is hereby presented to Hiro Kishimoto, Fujitsu for his outstanding leadership and many contributions to the Global Grid Forum mission of pervasive adoption.

' A community is like a ship; everyone ought to be prepared to take the helm.'

Henrik Ibsen

This award signifies that you model the leadership attributes that make our
GGF community successful. These attributes include: a passion for our
mission, an open and collaborative nature, and a focus on results.

Thank you for your dedicated service and outstanding leadership."


1. Mark Linesch, GGF Chair, presents Hiro with the GGF Leadership Award at
the Opening Plenary.

2. Hiro Kishimoto displays the Leadership Award certificate to GGF14


Nominations sought for future GGF Leadership Awards

GGF is seeking nominations for future recipients of the GGF Leadership Award. If you would like to nominate a member of the GGF community for this award, please send an email to containing:
*Nominee name,
*Contact information,
*Brief summary of their leadership and contributions,
*Name and contact information of at least 2 endorser's
(Please include the words "Leadership Award" in the subject line).

We will be presenting the next GGF Leadership Award at the opening plenary of GridWorld in Boston.




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