Interesting 2009 ACM SIGs

Sometimes people ask me whether or not an ACM membership is “worth it”. The special interest groups are one reason to join. Here are some that look interesting:

  1. SIGAPP: Applied Computing
  2. SIGARCH: Computer Architecture
  3. SIGART: Artificial Intelligence
  4. SIGCAS: Computers and Society
  5. SIGCOMM : Data Communication
  6. SIGCSE: Computer Science Education
  7. SIGDOC: Design of Communication
  8. SIGIR: Information Retrieval
  9. SIGITE: Information Technology Education
  10. SIGKDD: Knowledge Discovery in Data
  11. SIGMOBILE: Mobility of Systems, Users, Data & Computing
  12. SIGMOD: Management of Data
  13. SIGOPS: Operating Systems
  14. SIGPLAN: Programming Languages
  15. SIGSAC: Security, Audit & Control
  16. SIGSOFT: Software Engineering