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  • ACM-W Rising Star Award Recipient: Dr Eva Tuba

    ACM-W would like to announce Dr. Eva Tuba as this year’s recipient of the ACM-W Rising Star Award! The ACM-W Rising Star Award recognizes a woman whose early-career research has had a significant impact on the computing discipline. Dr Tuba is currently an Assistant Professor at Trinity University, Texas, in the Department of Computer Science.…

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  • Welcoming Suzhou ACM-W Professional Chapter
    on June 10, 2024

    As we celebrate the establishment of the new ACM-W professional chapter, we are all  thrilled to envision what lies ahead for the founders and members in the coming year. The Vice Chair Jia Wang (Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University) reflects, […]

  • Announcing Rendering History – The Women of ACM-W
    on May 29, 2024

    We are delighted to announce the newly published book Rendering History: The Women of ACM-W, edited by Gloria Childress Townsend. Townsend was active with the ACM Women’s Council (ACM-W) for 17 years, having played leadership roles in the growth […]

  • A kaleidoscope of celebrations across the globe 
    on May 29, 2024

    In recent months, ACM Women across the globe have been celebrating women’s achievements in their respective regions: North America (ACMW-NA), Europe (ACM WE)  and ACM-W India. In this blog article, we share with you an overview and invite you to […]

  • The 2023-24 ACM Chronicle: Women’s Journey in Computer Science
    on March 26, 2024

    By Cigdem Sengul As we celebrate Women’s History Month, it’s crucial to reflect on the strides made and the journeys ahead in achieving gender equality in computing. This year, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) shines a spotlight on […]

  • Call for Nominations: ACM-W Rising Star Award 2024
    on March 26, 2024

    We are delighted to announce the opening of nominations for the ACM-W Rising Star Award 2024! This prestigious award honors the outstanding contributions of women and non-binary individuals in computing who have made significant impacts early in […]

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  • A kaleidoscope of celebrations across the globe 
    on May 29, 2024

    In recent months, ACM Women across the globe have been celebrating women’s achievements in their respective regions: North America (ACMW-NA), Europe (ACM WE)  and ACM-W India. In this blog article, we share with you an overview and invite you to […]

  • Quantum Computing: Potential, Practicality and Perils
    on December 15, 2023

    The latest episode of Celebrating Technology Leaders focused on Quantum Computing, a relatively new yet fascinating career track.  Our panelists How did our panelists end up in Quantum Computing? Mariia Mykhailova, Principal Quantum Software […]

  • ACM-W Celebrating Technology Leaders discussed Quantum Computing – View On-Demand
    on November 24, 2023

    In this episode of “ACM-W Celebrating Technology Leaders,” our host, Bushra Anjum (ACM-W Standing Committees Chair; Director of Data Science & Analytics, Doximity), invited women technologists from diverse career paths and stages that are […]

  • Quantum Computing: Potential, Practicality, and Perils
    on November 23, 2023

    When? November 15, 2023, 12:30 PM in Pacific Time (US and Canada) Watch the recording here. In this episode of “ACM-W Celebrating Technology Leaders,” we invite women technologists from diverse career paths and stages, contributing to the […]

  • Get Ready for womENcourage™ 2023: Europe Gears Up to Celebrate Women in Computing
    on August 24, 2023

    The 10th ACM Celebration of Women in Computing: womENcourage™ 2023 will be hosted by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway, 20-22 September 2023.This year’s theme is Computing Connecting Everyone. […]

ACM-W Regional Reports

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    • Diversity Heroes – Virginia Grande
      on June 28, 2024

      Brief introduction about yourself. What made you choose a career in computing? As with many things in my life, it was my mother’s encouragement and example. I actually chose physics

    • EUGAIN: European Network for Gender Balance in Informatics
      on May 31, 2024

      Think of a project that aims to improve gender balance in computer science at all levels through the creation of a European network. This project focuses on gender diversity from

    • ACM-W Global Chapters’ Summit
      on May 31, 2024

      On the 22nd of May 2024, the ACM-W Global Chapters’ Summit brought together over 150 members of the ACM Women’s community from all regions. The virtual event highlighted the successes

    India

    • Indo European ACM Celebration of Women in Computing
      on July 13, 2023

      The first Indo-European ACM Celebration of Women in Computing: A Decade Celebration was virtually held on June 22, 2023.  ACM-W Global Chair Ruth Lennon welcomed the participants with her inspiring speech;  ACM-W India Chair Heena Timani and ACM-W Europe Chair Rukiye Altin, followed by giving an […]

    • ACM-W India Decade Celebration
      on February 20, 2023

      Theme: Women in Computer Science Research ACM W India celebrated its 10th anniversary with a special decade celebration on February 10th, 2023, at the Oriental Institute of Science and Technology, Bhopal. ACM-W India Decade Celebration was dedicated to sharing knowledge, wisdom, expertise and […]

    • ACM-W Chapter News
      on March 21, 2022

      ACM Student Chapter Excellence Awards – Apply by March 24th It is that time of year again! The ACM Student Chapter Excellence Awards recognize outstanding ACM and ACM-W student chapters. All student chapters in good standing are encouraged to apply for this award in one or more of the following […]