ACM SGB Meeting Materials Agenda, October 16, 2014

SIG Governing Board

Thursday, October 16, 2014

8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Chicago, Hilton O'Hare

Meeting Room: International West & Center

Lunch: International East

8:30 am - 9:00 am
Continental Breakfast
9:00 am - 9:05 am
1.0 Welcome, Introductions (Madden, McCauley)
9:05 am - 9:15 am
Welcome from ACM President (Wolf)
9:15 am - 10:00 am
2.0 Report from ACM CEO report (White)
10:00 am - 10:30 am
3.0 Report on CRA CCC report (Mynatt)
10:30 am - 10:45 am
Break
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
4.0 Publications
4.1 Report from Publications Advisor (Ioannidis - 35 min)
4.1.1 New Publication Suggestion (Harper - 10 min)
4.2 Report from Publications Board Chair (Konstan - 30 min)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch (Held in International East)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5.0 Viability Reviews 
5.1 SIGARCH SlidesViabilityReach
5.2 SIGBED SlidesViabilityReach
5.3 SIGMETRICS SlidesViabilityReach
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
6.0 Report from CSTA Report (Clayborn)
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Break
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7.0 SGB EC Administrative Reports
7.1 SGB EC Update (Madden)
7.2 Taskforce on Policies towards retirees Report (Banzhaf)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8.0 Best Practices Session: Practitioner Activities
 

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