Chat-George Neville-Neil Engineer, Author and Head of ACM's Practitioner Board

This week, we have an exclusive interview with George Neville-Neil. George is also the featured speaker for the ACM July 30 Webcast: What Time Is It? A Guide to Time for Software Developers George V. Neville-Neil works on networking and operating system code for fun and profit. He also teaches courses on various subjects related…


Register for July 30 Webcast with George Neville-Neil: What Time Is It? A Guide to Time for Software Developers

If you haven't yet done so, register now for "What Time Is It? A Guide to Time for Software Developers", presented on Thursday, July 30 at noon ET by George Neville-Neil, owner of Neville-Neil Consulting and Chair of the ACM Practitioner Board. In this talk, George covers the basics of computer-based timekeeping, including what makes…


Upcoming ACM-SIGSOFT Webcasts in June: Agile/Evolutionary Development, End-User Software Engineering, Technical Transfer

In June 2015, ACM and the ACM Special Interest Group on Software Engineering (SIGSOFT) present four free, special webcasts. Register today! Tuesday, June 2, noon ET: "Agile and Evolutionary Software Development," Václav Rajlich and Will Tracz:Successful software requires constant change that is triggered by volatility of requirements, technologies, and stakeholder knowledge. This constant change constitutes…


ACM Webinar: Are You Getting Traction? Tales from the Tech Transfer Trenches

Overview Title: Are You Getting Traction? Tales from the Tech Transfer Trenches Date: Thursday, June 25, 2015 Time: 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time Duration: 1 hour Summary Are You Getting Traction? Tales from the Tech Transfer Trenches Register here (Click here for starting time at your location.) So you have developed a new software productivity…


ACM Webinar Friday May 15 12pm ET--Making the Digital and Physical Worlds Accessible for People with Disabilities

From the ACM:"Over one billion people–15% of the world's population–have a form of disability. This makes it imperative that we make our Web and mobile applications accessible for people with disabilities. It also presents interesting computer science challenges in perception of both the digital and physical worlds. In this webinar, we'll discuss cutting edge research…


March 31 ACM and SIGHPC Webcast: Extreme Scaling and Performance across Diverse Architectures

Register TODAY for the next free ACM Learning Webinar, "Extreme Scaling and Performance across Diverse Architectures," presented on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 12 pm ET (11 am CT/10 am MT/9 am PT/5 pm GMT) by Salman Habib of Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Chicago. The talk will be followed by a live…


February 18 Webcast with ACM Fellow Bertrand Meyer: "Agile Methods: The Good, the Hype and the Ugly"

February 18 Webcast with ACM Fellow Bertrand Meyer: "Agile Methods: The Good, the Hype and the Ugly" Register TODAY for the next free ACM Learning Webinar, "Agile Methods: The Good, the Hype and the Ugly," presented on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 1pm ET (12pm CT/11 am MT/10 am PT/6 pm GMT) by Bertrand Meyer,…


David Cheng, Top–Ranking Pioneering Chairman, Software Developer, and World Innovation Technology Leader and Entrepreneur

This week, Stephen Ibaraki has an exclusive interview with David Cheng. David Cheng can be described as a chronic entrepreneur and an angel investor passionate about helping technology startups. He is currently the CEO of Zaka, a mobile and social CRM for SME. David is an angel investor in several startups and an active board…


Register for January 28 Webcast: Stranger than Fiction--Case Studies in Software Engineering Judgment

Register* TODAY for the next free ACM Learning Webinar, "Stranger than Fiction: Case Studies in Software Engineering Judgment," presented on Wednesday, January 28, 2014 1pm ET (12pm CT/11 am MT/10 am PT/6 pm GMT) by Steve McConnell, CEO and Chief Software Engineer at Construx Software. The talk will be followed by a live question and…