Dr. Jagdish Sheth received wonderful tributes on his 80th Birthday from the following:
- Former President Jimmy Carter
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi
- Narayana Murthy, Founder, Infosys Limited
- Adi Godrej, Chairman, Godrej Group
Dr. Sheth turned 80 on Monday, September 3, 2018.
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Illinois International Programs are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017/18 International Achievement Awards. The International Achievement Awards recognize outstanding alumni, faculty, and students whose exceptional work, service, and/or scholarship has made a significant, global impact.
The recipients will be celebrated for their work at the annual International Achievement Awards Banquet on April 4, 2018 at the Alice Campbell Alumni Center in Urbana.
Madhuri and Jagdish N. Sheth International Alumni Award for Exceptional Achievement
Benjamin J. Lough
Sheth Distinguished Faculty Award for International Achievement
Meeting with President Carter at his childhood home in Plains, GA at the Carter Center Weekend Retreat for Habitat for Humanity