2017 Candidate Slate Announcement

In accordance with ACM Bylaw 6, the following SIGs will hold elections in 2017:  SIGAda, SIGCAS, SIGCOMM, SIGEVO, ACM SIGGRAPH, SIGKDD, SIGMICRO, SIGMIS, SIGMM, SIGMOBILE, SIGMOD, SIGSAC, SIGSAM, SIGSPATIAL, and SIGUCCS.

ACM Policy and Procedures require that those SIGs holding elections notify their membership of candidates for elected offices. Below is a list of SIGs that have submitted their slate of candidates.

 

SIGAda

Chair

  • John Andrew Hamilton, Jr.
  • Alok Srivastava

Vice-Chair

  • William Bail
  • S. Tucker Taft

Secretary-Treasurer

  • Shawn Fanning
  • Clyde Roby

International Representative

  • Dirk Craeynest
  • Juan Antonio de la Puente

 


SIGCAS

Executive Committee

  • Robert E. Beck
  • Karla Carter
  • Randy Warren Connolly
  • Tessa Joseph-Nicholas
  • Anthony Ruocco
  • Samuel A. Rebelsky

 


SIGCOMM

Chair

  • Roch Guerin
  • Srinivasan Seshan

Vice-Chair

  • Aditya Akella
  • Steve Uhlig

Secretary-Treasurer

  • Kenjiro Cho
  • Lars Eggert

 


SIGEVO

Executive Committee

  • Dirk Arnold
  • Anne Auger
  • Thomas Bartz-Beielstein
  • Carlos Artemio Coello Coello
  • Tobias Friedrich
  • Christian Gagné
  • Juan J. Merelo-Guervós
  • Una-May O'Reilly
  • Franz Rothlauf
  • Lee Spector
  • Kenneth O. Stanley
  • Heike Trautmann

 


ACM SIGGRAPH

View Candidate Slate


SIGKDD

Chair

  • Balaji R. Krishnapuram
  • Jian Pei

Secretary-Treasurer

  • Shipeng Yu
  • Michael Zeller

Board of Directors

  • Deepak Agarwal
  • Johannes Gehrke
  • Jure Leskovec
  • Ying Li
  • Rajesh Girish Parekh
  • Claudia Perlich
  • Geoff Webb
  • Mohammed J. Zaki

 


SIGMICRO

Chair

  • Mattan Erez
  • Michael Gschwind
  • Vijay Janapa Reddi

Member-at-Large

  • David Brooks
  • Lieven Eeckhout
  • Natalie Enright
  • Russ Joseph
  • Jason Mars
  • Milos Prvulovic

 


SIGMIS

Chair

  • Mike J. Gallivan
  • Fred Niederman
  • Thomas F. Stafford

Vice-Chair

  • Andreas Eckhardt
  • Rajiv Kishore
  • Leigh Ellen Christine Potter

Secretary-Treasurer

  • Damien Joseph 
  • Jeria Lyn Quesenberry

 


SIGMM

Chair

  • Abdulmotaleb El Saddik
  • Alan F. Smeaton
  • Arnold W.M. Smeulders

Vice-Chair

  • Mohamed Hefeeda
  • Nicu Sebe

Director of Conferences

  • Gerald Friedland
  • Qi Tian

 


SIGMOBILE

Chair

  • Marco Gruteser
  • Lili Qiu 

Vice-Chair

  • Sharad Agarwal
  • Jason Flinn 

Secretary

  • Yingying Chen
  • Giovanni Pau

Treasurer

  • Rajesh Balan
  • Falko Dressler
  • Moustafa Youssef

 


SIGMOD

Chair

  • Juliana Freire
  • Zack Ives

Vice-Chair

  • Yanlei Diao
  • Ihab Ilyas

Secretary-Treasurer

  • Fatma Ozcan
  • Julia Stoyanovich

 


SIGSAC

Chair

  • Ninghui Li (Running Unopposed)

Vice-Chair

  • XiaoFeng Wang
  • Patrick Traynor

Secretary-Treasurer

  • Danfeng (Daphne) Yao
  • Edgar R. Weippl

 


SIGSAM

Chair

  • Chris Brown
  • Michael Monagan

Vice-Chair

  • Elias Tsigaridas
  • Lihong Zhi

Secretary

  • Luca De Feo
  • Clément Pernet

Treasurer

  • Matthew England
  • Dan Roche

 


SIGSPATIAL

Chair

  • Shawn Newsam
  • Cyrus Shahabi

Vice-Chair

  • Mohamed Ali
  • Goce Trajcevski

Secretary

  • Farnoush Banaei-Kashan
  • Egemen Tanin

Treasurer

  • John C. Krumm
  • Moustafa Youssef

 


SIGUCCS

Chair

  • Melissa Bauer
  • Laurie J. Fox

Executive Committee

  • Chester Andrews
  • Lisa Brown
  • Kristen Dietiker
  • Dan Herrick
  • Christopher King
  • Alexa Spigelmyer
  • Terry Wolff
 

In accordance with the SIG Bylaws, additional candidates may be placed on the ballot by petition.  All candidates must be ACM Professional Members, as well as members of the SIG.  Anyone interested in petitioning must inform ACM Headquarters, Pat Ryan (ryanp@hq.acm.org; ACM, 2 Penn Plaza, Suite 701, NY, NY 10121) and the Secretary of the SIG of their intent to petition by 15th March 2017.  Petitions must be submitted to ACM Headquarters for verification by 31 March 2017.

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