SIGCAS enjoys collegial relations with many related professional organizations, and our members are welcome to attend the conferences and workshops sponsored by these groups.  When other organizations pursue in-cooperation agreements with SIGCAS, our members often receive discounted registration rates to these meetings.  Please contact us at if you have a conference or meeting that you would like to publicize to the SIGCAS membership.

2019 Conferences

Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP)

January 30-February 1, 2019 — Brussels, Belgium

The 12th edition of the international conference Computers, Privacy and Data Protection.

ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAT* 2019)

late January-early February — Atlanta, Georgia

FAT* is an international and interdisciplinary peer-reviewed conference that seeks to publish and present
work examining the fairness, accountability, and transparency of algorithmic systems.

2018 Conferences

2nd European Symposium on Societal Challenges in Computational Social Science

December 5-7 2018 — Cologne, Germany

This year the second European Symposium on Societal Challenges in Computational Social Science is
focused on Bias and Discrimination.

9th International Colloquium on the Philosophy of Technology: “Algorithmic dystopias: Technologies, the human and power”

November 20-23, 2018 — Buenos Aires, Argentina

The International Colloquia on the Philosophy of Technology, now in their ninth year, have positioned themselves as a meeting place between philosophical traditions and interdisciplinary discussion about the nature and effects of technologies, both ancient and modern.

2018 IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society (ISTAS)

November 13–14, 2018 — Washington, DC U.S.A.

ISTAS is a multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary forum for engineers, policy makers, entrepreneurs, philosophers, researchers, social scientists, technologists, and polymaths to collaborate, exchange experiences, and discuss the social implications of technology.


September 24-26 2018 — Sopot, Poland

The ETHICOMP series of conferences fosters an international community of scholars and technologists, including computer professionals and business professionals from industry.

Symposium on Applications of Contextual Integrity

September 13-14, 2018 — Princeton, NJ

The aim of the symposium is to foster communication among diverse communities of research and practice that have used the theory of contextual integrity as a framework to reason about, design and evaluate, craft regulation for, and generate formal logics for privacy.

Em Tech

September 11-14, 2018 — Cambridge, MA

EmTech is your opportunity to discover future trends and to understand the technologies that will drive the new global economy. It’s where tech, business, and culture converge, and where you gain access to the most innovative people and companies in the world.

International Association for Computing and Philosophy – Annual Meeting

June 21-23, 2018 — Warsaw, Poland

The International Association for Computing and Philosophy exists to promote scholarly dialogue and research on all aspects of the computational and informational turn, and on the use of information and communication technologies in the service of philosophy.

CITP Conference: AI and Ethics

March 10, 2018 — Princeton, NJ

The University Center for Human Values (UCHV) and the Center for Information Technology Policy (CITP) at Princeton University are hosting a joint conference on ethics and artificial intelligence technology, which address a range of topics at the intersection of computer science, public policy, political theory and philosophy.

SIGCSE SIGCAS Pre-symposium workshop

March 8, 2018 — Seattle, USA

SIGCAS is pleased to announce our annual pre-symposium workshop at SIGCSE! “Strategies for Integrating Driverless Cars into the Computing Curricula” will be held on Wednesday, March 8, from 1pm to 5pm in Seattle, Washington. The four hours will be split into two sections, a presentation and dialog, followed by small group work.

AAAI/ACM Conference on AI, Ethics, and Society

February 2-3, 2018 — New Orleans, USA

ACM SIGAI is pleased to announce the launch of the AAAI/ACM Conference on AI, Ethics, and Society.

Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP)

January 24-26, 2018 — Brussels, Belgium

The 11th edition of the international conference Computers, Privacy and Data Protection offered 85 panel sessions with 420 international speakers from academia, public and private sectors and civil society. CPDP2018 received 1110 registrations in total! The conference was attended by over 1000 attendees from 55 countries.