Special Member Rates - Developing Countries

Membership Application for Individuals Residing in Economically Developing Countries

In an effort to fulfill ACM's mission of disseminating computing and information technology ideas, techniques and discoveries, as widely as possible, ACM has developed a special set of membership dues (based on the World Bank GNI per capita Atlas method data) for both professionals and students, and Digital Library subscription pricing affordable to individuals residing in economically developing countries.
Instructions:
 

  1. Please click on the type of membership that applies to you -- Professional or Student -- and select your country of residence:
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    Student
  2. Complete the Professional or Student Membership Application and pay using a credit card, or print the form and fax or mail it in to us:

    Association for Computing Machinery, Inc.
    General Post Office
    P.O. Box 30777
    New York, NY 10087-0777 USA
    Fax: +1-212-944-1318
    Tel: +1-212-626-0500

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ACM Queue’s “Research for Practice” is your number one resource for keeping up with emerging developments in the world of theory and applying them to the challenges you face on a daily basis. RfP consistently serves up expert-curated guides to the best of CS research, and relates these breakthroughs to the challenges that software engineers face every day. In this installment of RfP is by Nitesh Mor, a PhD candidate at UC Berkeley working on the next generation of globally distributed computer systems with a special focus on data security and privacy. Titled “Edge Computing,” this RfP gives an overview of some of the most exciting work being done in the area of computing infrastructures and applications. It provides an academic view of edge computing through samples of existing research whose applications will be highly relevant in the coming years.

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