ACM SGB Meeting Materials Agenda, September 19, 2008

SIG Governing Board
Friday, September 19, 2008
8:30 am – 4:00 pm

8:30 am – 9:00 am   Continental Breakfast
9:00 am – 9:15 am 1.0 Welcome
  1.1 Welcome Introductions (Wolf Hanson)
9:15 am – 10:00 am 2.0 Report from the ACM CEO (White)
10:00 am – 11:00 am 3.0 Proposed SGB EC initiatives (Wolf)
  3.1 Development of new SIGS (Konstan)
  3.2 Declining SIG membership (Wolf)
  3.3 Development of New Conferences (Konstan)
11:00 am – 11:15 am   Break
11:15 am – 11:35 4.0 SIGART Program Review (Gini) - SLIDES
11:35 am – 11:55 am 5.0 SIGecom Program Review (Pennock) - SLIDES
11:55 am – 12:15 pm 6.0 SIGKDD Program Review (Piatetsky) - SLIDES
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm   Lunch
1:15 pm – 1:45 pm 7.0 Professions Board Report (Bourne)
1:45 pm – 2:15 pm 8.0 Publications Advisor Report (Davidson)
2:15 pm – 2:45 pm 9.00 SGB EC Administrative Report (Wolf)
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm   Break
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 10.0 Best Practices Session (All)
  10.1 Open meeting formats (Griswold) - SLIDES

Why I Belong to ACM

Hear from Bryan Cantrill, vice president of engineering at Joyent, Ben Fried chief information officer at Google, and Theo Schlossnagle, OmniTI founder on why they are members of ACM.

Volunteer with SocialCoder

You can use your technical skills for social good and offer volunteer support on software development projects to organizations who could not otherwise afford it. SocialCoder connects volunteer programmers/software developers with registered charities and helps match them to suitable projects based on their skills, experience, and the causes they care about. Learn more about ACM’s new partnership with SocialCoder, and how you can get involved.

Publish with ACM

ACM's prestigious conferences and journals are seeking top-quality papers in all areas of computing and IT. It is now easier than ever to find the most appropriate venue for your research and publish with ACM.

Publish your work