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31October, 2017

ACM India Celebration Explores Future of Women in Computing Research

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The ACM India Celebration of Women in Computing (AICWiC) http://www.aicwic2017.com held September 11-13 was hosted by the ACM-W Chennai Chapter and the School of Computing at SRM University. The Lady Ada Final Programming competition supported by ReliScore had more than 1,000 female participants across India. The winners were congratulated by Mukund Madhavan, President, ACM India […]

31October, 2017

Highlights of ACM Europe Conference in Barcelona

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Highlights of the ACM Europe Conference held in September are now available on video. Watch sessions from the High Performance Computing and Cybersecurity tracks, including panel discussions, a Turing Lecture by Silvio Micali and an HPC keynote talk by ACM Athena Lecturer Katherine Yelick. An album of photos from the event is also available.

On 7 September, a panel on […]

30August, 2017

AICWIC 2017, 11-13 September, Chennai, India

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The ACM India Celebration of Women in Computing (AICWIC) will take place at SRM University, and is hosted by the ACM-W Chennai Chapter.

Jodi Tims, the new Chair of ACM-W, Arati Dixit, incoming Chair of ACM-W India, and ACM Fellow and Distinguished Speaker Tracy Camp will join other speakers and panelists in addressing both technical […]

30August, 2017

Heidelberg Laureate Forum, 24-29 September, Heidelberg, Germany

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The fifth Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF) will provide an informal venue for 200 selected young researchers to exchange ideas with renowned laureates in mathematics and computer science. Recipients of the ACM A.M. Turing Award, the ACM Prize in Computing, the Abel Prize, the Fields Medal and the Nevanlinna Prize will inspire the researchers in a […]

30August, 2017

womENcourage 2017, 6-8 September, Barcelona, Spain

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The 4th ACM Europe Celebration of Women in Computing (womENcourage 2017) will take place at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.

womENcourage is an excellent opportunity for women in computer science and related disciplines to network and learn about career opportunities.

The program includes technical presentations and discussions related to issues in academic and […]

31July, 2017

ACM Europe Council and Informatics Europe Issue Education Report

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A committee jointly established by the ACM Europe Council and Informatics Europe has issued a report painting a detailed picture of the state of basic education in Informatics, Digital Literacy and Teacher Training in these disciplines in Europe.

The May report entitled, “Informatics Education in Europe: Are We All in the Same Boat?” made a series […]

31July, 2017

ACM Europe Conference, 7-8 September 2017, Barcelona, Spain

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The ACM Europe Conference will bring together computer scientists and practitioners from around the world, and will feature a celebration of the ACM European Fellows and a keynote talk by 2012 Turing Award laureate Silvio Micali.

Hosted by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, the conference will take place from 7-8 September 2017 in Barcelona.

ACM Europe Council […]

31July, 2017

ACM Public Policy Groups Release Guiding Principles for Internet of Things Privacy and Security

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The ACM US Public Policy Council (USACM) and the ACM Europe Council Policy Committee (EUACM) released a Statement on IoT Privacy and Security last month, addressing existing and expected privacy and security concerns in the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem.

The principles embodied in the USACM/EUACM Statement on IoT Privacy and Security propose policy and […]

28April, 2017

ACM Europe Conference, 6-8 September 2017, Barcelona, Spain

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The inaugural ACM Europe Conference will be a truly international event, bringing together computer scientists and practitioners from around the world. A celebration of the ACM European Fellows and a keynote talk by 2012 Turing Award laureate, Silvio Micali, are also planned.

Hosted by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, the conference will take place from 6-8 September […]

24April, 2017

IFIP AI Expert Stephen Ibaraki Chairs United Nations AI Briefing

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IFIP AI Expert Stephen Ibaraki Chairs United Nations AI Briefing

 

Stephen Ibaraki, Founding Chair of the IFIP Global Industry Council (GIC) and Vice Chair of IFIP IP3 (International Professional Practice Partnership), last week chaired and presented a keynote address at the UN Headquarters New York ITU Briefing on the “AI for Good Global Summit”. […]