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MobiCom 2016, October 3 to 7, New York, New York

The International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking is dedicated to addressing the challenges in mobile computing and wireless and mobile networking, including networks, systems, algorithms, and applications that support mobile computers and wireless networks. Sidewalk Labs CTO Craig Nevill-Manning will deliver the keynote on  urban innovation in the digital age.

ACMMM 2016, October 15 to 19, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The ACM Multimedia Conference is the premier conference for multimedia experts and practitioners across academia and industry. Keynotes will focus on visual analytics for multimedia, and Internet of Things. Workshops will cover tools for lifelogging and health, alternate realities, vision and language integration, human behavior, and more.

UIST 2016, October 16 to 19, Tokyo, Japan

The ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology is the premier forum for innovations in human-computer interfaces, gathering people working in graphical and web user interfaces, tangible and ubiquitous computing, virtual and augmented reality, multimedia, new input and output devices, and CSCW.

ASSETS 2016, October 24 to 26, Reno, Nevada

The ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility explores the design, evaluation, and use of computing and information technologies to benefit people with disabilities and older adults. Richard Ladner of the University of Washington is the keynote speaker and will receive the 2016 SIGACCESS Award for Outstanding Contributions.

SPLASH 2016, October 30 to November 4, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The ACM SIGPLAN conference on Systems, Programming, Languages and Applications: Software for Humanity covers technologies at the intersection of programming, languages, and software engineering. Scheduled keynote speakers will address programming languages, deep specification, and Redex (lightweight semantics engineering).

Humans, Machines, and the Future of Work, December 5 to 6, 2016, Houston, Texas

The Humans, Machines, and the Future of Work conference will focus on issues created by the impact of information technology on labor markets over the next 25 years. The event features renowned speakers from academia, industry and leading think tanks with expertise in technology, economics, social sciences and the humanities.

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Conferences Best Paper Awards

Best Paper Awards are presented at many ACM conferences to authors whose work represents groundbreaking research in their respective areas. By recognizing these select papers for their ingenuity and importance, ACM highlights some of the theoretical and practical innovations that are likely to shape the future of computing.

Recent Best Papers:

Discovering Different Kinds of Smartphone Users Through their Application Usage Behaviors
By Sha Zhao, Julian Ramos, Ziwen Jiang, Shijian Li, Zhaohui Wu, Gang Pan, Anind K. Dey
The 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing

WiFinger: Talk to Your Smart Devices with Finger-grained Gesture
By Hong Li, Wei Yang, Jianxin Wang, Yang Xu, Liusheng Huang
The 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing

EmotionCheck: Leveraging Bodily Signals and False Feedback to Regulate our Emotions
By Jean Costa, Alexander T. Adams, Malte F. Jung, François Guimbetière, Tanzeem Choudhury
The 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing

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