The International HIP Committee (IHC) presented two lifetime achievement awards at the HIP’14 Conference in Stockholm, Sweden, June 9-13, 2014.
The first of the prestigious awards was presented to John C Hebeisen, retired President of Bodycote HIP NA. Dr Gérard Raison, a globally recognised technical expert on HIP, retired from Aubert et Duval, was also presented with the award.
Since 2002, the IHC has recognised those individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the Global HIP Community. Previous recipients include Chuck Boyer (2002), Prof Mitsue Koizumi (2005), Dr William Eisen (2008) and Prof Genrikh Garibov (2011).