UPDATE: We have two winners for best presentation. They are:
Energy Harvesting Active Networked Tags (EnHANTs) for Ubiquitous Object Networking.
Geostatistical Techniques for Practical Wireless Coverage Mapping.
Congrats to Maria & Caleb!
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Thanks to Microsoft Research for providing the $500 best presentation award!