YSEA Award for Distinguished Service to Industry, Commerce, or Education
The YSEA AWARD FOR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE TO INDUSTRY, COMMERCE OR EDUCATION is conferred upon an individual outside of the central Yale University community, who has received a degree from Yale, who is recognized for a career reflecting creditably upon the University, and who, through preeminence in science or engineering, has achieved distinction in industry, commerce or education. Past award winners count among their number leading figures from industry and education, including CEOs of some of the world's most well-known businesses, heads of research and development at premier science and technology firms, cutting edge technology investors, influential faculty members, philanthropists, innovators in management consulting, and others.
2016 - Edward Tufte '68 Ph.D.
2013 - David I. Scheer '84 M.S.
2012 - David W. Pogue '85
2011 - George C. McNamee '69
2010 - G. Todd Milne '89
2009 - George W. Mead II '50