Emilio was given the 2016 “Trailblazer Award for Demographic Analysis” at the recent meetings of the European Association for Population Studies!
This Award was initiated by the Council of the European Association for Population Studies (EAPS). It honors outstanding achievements by an individual scholar in the development and application of the methods of demographic analysis, including mathematical and bio-demography. (More about the award at: http://www.eaps.nl/index.php?q=scientific-activities/trailblazer-award-demographic-analysis)
The Award is granted every two years at the European population conference.
The award’s committee cited Emilio’s work in innovative data science approaches for demography, and use of formal demographic methods.