SIGAPP - Applied Computing


The ACM Special Interest Group on Applied Computing, ACM's primary applications-oriented SIG, offers practitioners and researchers the opportunity to share mutual interests in innovative applications, technology transfer, experimental computing, strategic research, and the management of computing. This SIG also promotes widespread cooperation among business, government, and academic computing programs. Members receive reduced rates to the SAC conference.

SIGAPP benefits for FY 2020:

Member Benefits provided to SIGAPP Members:

  • Subscription to Applied Computing Review (ACR, Published quarterly) and email announcements
  • Reduced registration fee for conferences sponsored, co-sponsored, or in-cooperation with SIGAPP
  • Access to all SIGAPP material in the ACM Digital Library:  SAC and RACS conference proceedings and Applied Computing Review (ACR)  

Community Benefits provided by SIGAPP:

  • Sponsorship of SAC conferences;
  • Partial sponsorship of  RACS conference
  • Best Poster awards at the SAC and RACS conferences
  • Best Paper awards at the SAC and RACS conferences
  • Outstanding Service Award and Distinguished Service Award for outstanding service to SAC and SIGAPP
  • Student travel support for the SAC conference
  • Travel support for participants in SAC from economically disadvantaged countries (as defined by ACM);