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…


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…


Talking with Houlin Zhao, 2015 Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), World-leading ICT Executive Authority

This week, I am sharing an exclusive conversation with Houlin Zhao. This week also has the ITU making this announcement: — Geneva, 30 March 2015 – The second conference preparatory meeting (CPM) for the forthcoming World Radiocommunication Conference is currently in session in Geneva. Over 1100 delegates from ITU’s 193 Member States and the private sector are examining…


Chat with Elim Kay, Top Pioneering Innovator, Young Entrepreneur, International Board Director, Notable C-level Executive

This week, I have an exclusive interview with Elim Kay. Elim Kay is Co-Founder and COO of Zaka Inc., a consumer/business technology and analytics company. He has been involved with technology startup ventures since 2002. Through a private partnership, he acquired the then-small online community, ClubLexus.com in 2002 and served as Managing Director until its…


Applicative 2015 February 25th-27th 2015--Applicative is ACM's conference designed for software developers interested in the latest in emerging technologies and techniques

  Applicative 2015 February 25th-27th 2015 Applicative is ACM's conference designed for software developers interested in the latest in emerging technologies and techniques. The conference consists of two tracks, one looking at system-level programming and the other at application development.   Systems The systems track will explore topics that enable systems-level practitioners to build better…


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…


Applicative 2015 February 25th-27th, ACM's conference for software developers interested in the latest in emerging technologies and techniques

The Applicative 2015 conference consists of two tracks, one looking at system-level programming and the other at application development. ——————————————— Application Development The application development track has speakers from leading technology companies talking about how they are applying new technologies to the products they deliver. The track covers topics such as reactive programming, singe page…