The ACM Europe Council Best Paper Award was presented at CHI 2019 by Joaquim Jorge and Aaron Quigley on behalf of the ACM Europe Council to Kevin Doherty and Gavin Doherty for their paper “Engagement with Mental Health Screening on Mobile Devices: Results from an Antenatal Feasibility Study”. The paper documents the first feasibility study […]
2018 ACM A.M. Turing Award Laureates Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun delivered the Turing Lecture at ACM’s Federated Computing Research Conference (FCRC). Hinton’s talk, titled “The Deep Learning Revolution” and LeCun’s talk, titled “The Deep Learning Revolution: The Sequel,” were presented on June 23. View their recorded talks.
You can now watch recorded livestreamed sessions from the ACM-IMS Interdisciplinary Summit on the Foundations of Data Science held on June 15.
The event, organized by ACM and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, included distinguished speakers and panelists addressing topics such as deep learning, reinforcement learning, fairness, and ethics, in addition to discussions about the future of data […]
The SIGPLAN International Conference on Functional Programming provides a forum for researchers and developers to learn about the latest work on the design, implementations, principles, and uses of functional programming. Keynote talks will be delivered by Andrej Bauer (University of Ljubljana), Manuel Chakravarty (Tweag I/O and IOHK), and Emina Torlak (University of Washington).
The ACM Joint European Software Engineering Conference and Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering is a forum for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, experiences, and challenges in SE. Scheduled keynote speakers are Joanne Atlee (University of Waterloo), Marta Kwiatkowska (Trinity College, University of Oxford), and Audris […]
The flagship annual conference of the ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communication focuses on the applications, technologies, architectures, and protocols in the computer communication field. Workshops will cover various aspects of networking, including emerging applications and technologies, programming languages, and AI and machine learning as well as optical systems design and mobile air-ground edge […]
In 2018, Communications of the ACM debuted the first in a series of special sections designed to spotlight a region of the world with the goal of introducing readers to new voices, innovations, and technological research on a global scale. The most recent section, in the April 2019 issue, covered the Europe region.
CACM is now issuing a […]
Knuth and Gödel Prizes Awarded at STOC Conference
SIGACT, ACM’s Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computation Theory, presented the Donald E. Knuth Prize to Avi Wigderson of the Institute for Advanced Study and the Gödel Prize to Irit Dinur of the Weizmann Institute of Science, at the 51st Annual Symposium on the Theory of Computing […]
GECCO 2019, July 13 to 17, Prague, Czech Republic
The Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference’s tracks include Evolutionary Machine Learning; Search-Based Software Engineering; Digital Entertainment Technologies and Arts; Real World Applications; and more. Scheduled keynoters are Raia Hadsell (DeepMind); Robert Babuska (Technical University of Delft); and Ingo Rechenberg (Technical University Berlin).
ITiCSE 2019, July 15 to 17, […]
The 56th Design Automation Conference (DAC) and its sponsors, including ACM, have announced the five recipients of this year’s Under-40 Innovators Award.
Chinese Academy of Sciences professor Yunji Chen was recognized for his work in developing the Cambricon deep learning processors.
Intel staff research scientist Huichu Liu was recognized for her innovations and technology transfers […]