Professional Development Committee


The ACM Professional Development Committee (PDC) is a standing committee of the ACM Practitioner Board (PB). It serves to provide tools for lifelong learning, ethical conduct and professionalism for computing professionals and generally support the professional development and professionalism needs of all ACM members, with particular emphasis on the PD needs of practitioners.


  • Eve Andersson (Chair)
  • Susan Elizabeth Black
  • Juan Miguel De Joya
  • Don Gotterbarn  
  • Dominic Holt  
  • Stephen Ibaraki  
  • Bradley Jensen 
  • Srikantan Moorthy 
  • Dave P O'Leary 
  • Will Tracz   


Application Development and Design: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, Volume I, Third Edition

A comprehensive reference source for the latest scholarly material on trends, techniques, and uses of various technology applications, this text examines the benefits and challenges of these computational developments. Highlighting a range of pertinent topics such as software design, mobile applications, and web applications, this multi-volume book is ideally designed for researchers, academics, engineers, professionals, students, and practitioners interested in emerging technology applications. Published by the Information Resources Management Association (IRMA), a research-based professional organization.