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UbiComp 2016, September 12 to 16, Heidelberg, Germany

The 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing will cover many aspects of this field, including mobile, Internet of Things, wearable technologies, multisensory interfaces, cognition augmentation, and even physical and mental health applications. Rosalind W. Picard, who directs several initiatives at the MIT Media Lab, is a scheduled keynote speaker.

womENcourage 2016, September 12 to 13, Linz, Austria

Registration is now open for the third ACM-W Europe womENcourage 2016 Celebration of Women in Computing. The program includes technical presentations and also discussions related to career issues in academic and industrial research. Join this dynamic community of technical women in Europe for keynotes, posters, industry talks, a career fair, and more.

Tapia 2016, September 14 to 17, Austin, Texas

The ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing is a premier venue to acknowledge, promote and celebrate diversity. Sessions include an industry panel of Chief Diversity Officers; career fairs and mentoring; academic support; keynote speakers including Richard Tapia; and technical presentations on cybercrime, Big Data, and more.

ICFP 2016, September 18 to 24, Nara, Japan

The ACM 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. Google's Martin Abadi, Sukyoung Ryu of KAIST, Daniel Licata of Wesleyan University will deliver keynote talks.

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Upcoming Conferences

SIGCOMM 2016, August 22 to 26, Florianópolis, Brazil

Covering the applications, technologies, architectures, and protocols for computer communication, SIGCOMM will feature workshops on global access to the Internet, QoE-based analysis, fostering Latin American research, and more. "Mentoring Moments" will give graduate students a chance to talk about their research with outstanding researchers.

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:

Firebird: Predicting Fire Risk and Prioritizing Fire Inspections in Atlanta
By Michael Madaio, Shang-Tse Chen, Oliver L. Haimson, Wenwen Zhang, Matthew Hinds-Aldrich, Duen Horng Chau, Bistra Dilkina    
The 22nd ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

Ranking Causal Anomalies via Temporal and Dynamical Analysis on Vanishing Correlations
By Wei Cheng, Kai Zhang, Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Zhengzhang Chen, Wei Wang    
The 22nd ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

TRIÈST: Counting Local and Global Triangles in Fully-Dynamic Streams with Fixed Memory Size
By Lorenzo De Stefani, Alessandro Epasto, Matteo Riondato, Eli Upfal    
The 22nd ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

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