has recently recognized 37 new inductees as Distinguished Members in
recognition of their contributions to both the practical and
theoretical aspects of computing and information technology.
new ACM Distinguished Members include computer scientists and engineers
from some of the world’s leading corporations, research labs, and
universities. They are being honored for significant advances in
computing technology that have dramatically influenced progress in
science, engineering, business, and many other areas of human endeavor.
prominent men and women originate from many parts of the computing
field, but they have in common a commitment to technology and a passion
for progress,” said ACM President Dame Wendy Hall. “Their achievements
touch virtually every industry in the world, and we celebrate their
entrepreneurial and creative spirit for the way it has changed our
View the complete list of 2008 ACM Distinguished Members.
Read the ACM Press Release.