Dan Boneh receives 2014 ACM-Infosys Foundation Award in the Computing Sciences

Stanford’s Dan Boneh honored for ground-breaking contributions in the field of cryptography that improve computer security and privacy

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Pairing-based cryptography and Identity-based encryption

Pairing-based cryptography and Identity-based encryption

Dan Boneh is being recognized for ground-breaking contributions to the development of pairing-based cryptography and its application in identity-based encryption. Read the papers in which Boneh and his collaborators developed the field of pairing-based cryptography.

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Daphne Koller on Receiving the First-ever ACM-Infosys Foundation Award

Daphne Koller on Receiving the First-ever ACM-Infosys Foundation Award

"Computing now pervades virtually every aspect of our social fabric, and every field of intellectual endeavor, setting up a whole new range of problems that require sophisticated computational solutions."

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The ACM - Infosys Foundation Award

The ACM - Infosys Foundation Award

The ACM - Infosys Foundation Award in the Computing Sciences recognizes contributions by young scientists and system developers for a contemporary innovation that, through its depth, fundamental impact and broad implications, exemplifies the greatest achievements in the discipline.

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Michael Stonebraker Receives 2014 ACM A.M. Turing Award

Michael Stonebraker Receives 2014 ACM A.M. Turing Award

MIT’s Stonebraker brought relational database systems from concept to commercial success, and set the research agenda for the multibillion-dollar database field for decades. He receives the ACM A.M. Turing Award for fundamental contributions to the concepts and practices underlying modern database systems.

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CACM Reports: "Sketch-Thru-Plan: A Multimodal Interface for Command and Control"

Article from the April 2015 issue of Communications of the ACM.

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Providing members with resources for lifelong learning

Providing members with resources for lifelong learning

ACM members benefit from a wide assortment of online books, courses, and webinars on cutting-edge topics and in-demand certifications, including ACM TechPacks—innovative, authoritative learning packages developed by subject experts.

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Bringing you the world's computing literature

Bringing you the world's computing literature

The most comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records covering computing and information technology includes the complete collection of ACM's publications.

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Get Involved with ACM

ACM is a member-led and driven organization. Everything that ACM accomplishes is through the efforts of people like you, who have chosen to get involved. There is a wide range of activities that keep ACM moving, including organizing conferences, editing journals, reviewing papers and participating on boards and committees, to name just a few. Find out all the ways that you can volunteer with ACM.

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Google’s Vint Cerf Warns of “Digital Dark Age”

Google’s Vint Cerf Warns of “Digital Dark Age”

ACM past president and Google Chief Internet Evangelist Vint Cerf promotes the idea of “Digital Vellum” to thwart a forthcoming "digital Dark Age" in which the rapid pace of technological advancement will leave behind mountains of data people will no longer be able to access.

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Experience CHI, the premier international conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
April 18 - 23, 2015

Leading researchers and practitioners in HCI share ground-breaking research and innovations related to how humans interact with digital technologies.

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Asian CHI Symposia (ACHIS)

Asian CHI Symposia (ACHIS)

CHI 2015 is offering a series of special symposia for topics pertinent to HCI communities across Asia. These symposia are similar to workshops and may contain content in the regional language. Please follow the link to the call for participation for each symposium to learn in what language the content will be presented.

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Meet the CHI 2015 General Conference Chairs

Meet the CHI 2015 General Conference Chairs

An interview with Bo Begole of Huawei Technologies and Jinwoo Kim of Yonsei University about CHI 2015, the first CHI conference to be held in Asia. The setting in Seoul reflects the growing importance of the HCI community in Asia.

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The theme for CHI 2015 is "Crossings"

The theme for CHI 2015 is "Crossings"

The butterfly is a traditional cultural symbol throughout Asia and other parts of the world. As the butterfly flits from place to place, it picks up pollen and fosters new creation by taking the pollen to a new location. Crossing paths in this way creates the potential to do new things, to find new solutions, and to create new directions. Come to CHI 2015 to cross paths with expertise from around the globe.

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