Registration Now Open: SIGCAS Showcase

SIGCAS Showcase Date: September 9 and 10, 2021 Time: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm PDT  (half-day afternoon event) Place: Virtual Event (link provided at registration) Register Here Featuring: Key Note Addresses from the 2021 SIGCAS award recipients, expert panel discussions and more. (Click above) for the Full Event Page

Computers and Society Volume 50 Spring 2021 Edition Now Available

Vol. 50, No. 1, Spring, 2021 is now available from the Computers and Society page (click above or on the image to the left).

ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability and Transparency(ACM FAccT)

Early March 2021—Virtual Event A computer science conference with a cross-disciplinary focus that brings together researchers and practitioners interested in fairness, accountability and transparency in socio-technical systems. For More Details

International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems (SMARTGREENS)

April 28-30, 2021—Prague, Czech Republic The purpose of the 10th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems (SMARTGREENS) is to bring together researchers, designers, developers and practitioners invested in the advances and applications in the field of Smart Cities, Green Information and Communication Technologies, Sustainability,  Energy, Aware Systems and Technologies. For More Details

ACM COMPASS 2021

June 28 – July 2, 2021–Virtual Inspired by the broad agenda of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), ACM COMPASS 2021 aims to be forum for the presentation and publication of original research from a broad array of disciplines, including computer and information sciences, social sciences, environmental sciences and engineering, that support the growth […]

ACM International Conference on Information Technology for Social Good (GoodIT 2021)

September 9-11, 2021—Rome , Italy The conference will focus on the application of IT technologies to social good. Social good is typically defined as an action that provides some sort of benefit to the general public. In this case, Internet connection, education, and healthcare are all good examples of social goods. However, new media innovations […]

Computers and Society

In an effort to better align SIGCAS’s publication Computers and Society with its content, the SIGCAS editors will be phasing out the term “Newsletter” when referring to Computers and Society. SIGCAS will instead, simply refer to the publication by name: Computers and Society.

Reflecting on Diversity in Computing and Society: A Resource List from CSG-Ed

  On May 25, 2020, George Floyd (a 46 year old black man) died while handcuffed and pinned to the ground by a white police officer, Derek Chauvin. The incident was recorded by a bystander and the video footage went viral. In the days following Floyd’s death protests erupted around the country and the world. […]