Submissions for GoodIT are Open

The submission page for GoodIT is open! GoodIT seeks papers describing significant research contributions related to the application of IT technologies to social good. On the web page http://www.grc.upv.es/goodit2021/calls/ you’ll find more information about the possible topics and about the 10 associated Special Tracks

2021 Mini-Symposium Registration Open

The ACM Special Interest Group on Computers and Society (SIGCAS) is pleased to invite you to our annual mini-symposium on Computing for the Social Good in Education (CSG-Ed), which will take place Wednesday March 10, 2021, as part of the 52nd ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) Affiliated events. Register Here Details about […]

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Computers and Society 49(1) February, 2020 is Available

Computers and Society Vol. 49, No. 1, February, 2020 is now available from the Newsletter page (click above or on the image to the left).

CSG-Ed 2020 Mini-Symposium

The ACM Special Interest Group on Computers and Society (SIGCAS) is pleased to invite you to our annual mini-symposium on Computing for the Social Good in Education (CSG-Ed), which will take place Wednesday March 11, 2020, as part of the 51st ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) pre-symposium events. This year’s CSG-Ed mini-symposium […]

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Computers and Society 48: 3-4 now available

Issues 3-4 of Volume 48 of SIGCAS Computers and Society is now available from the Newsletter page (click above or on the image to the left). It is the first issue for the new editor, Richard Blumenthal, who is taking over from the previous Editor-in-Chief, Randy Connolly.

Computing for the Social Good in Computer Science Education – 2019 Mini Symposium

Computing for the Social Good: Educational Practices (CSG-Ed), is an umbrella term meant to incorporate any educational activity, from small to large, that endeavors to convey and reinforce computing’s social relevance and potential for positive societal impact. Are you a CSG-Ed practitioner? Present your work at this mini-symposium. Not a CSG-Ed practitioner – attend and […]

Call For Reviews

For the next issue of ACM Computers and Society, we would like to publish three to four book review essays. Each review should be in the 750-1500 word range and should focus on a recent book related to topics of interest to the SIGCAS membership. Alternately, a longer review essay which examines two or three related books together in some  thematic way will also be considered.

Computers and Society 48:1 now available

Issue 1 of Volume 48 of Computers and Society is now available on the newsletter page. This is the first issue of the re-designed ACM SIGCAS Newsletter. It is the first issue for the new editor (Randy Connolly) who is taking over from the previous editor-in-chief, Dee  A. B. Weikle. Due to the difficulty in finding […]

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2018 ACM Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct

The 2018 ACM Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct has been adopted. You can view it here: https://ethics.acm.org/ Also, note the Integrity Project section – and help out if you can! #ACMCodeofEthics #IReadTheCode

Welcome to the new website

Welcome to the brand new SIGCAS website!