ACM History Committee

Welcome Two New ACM History Committee Members

Welcome two new ACM History Committee members: Jon Bashor (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory) and Kim W Tracy (Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology)! The current members of the ACM History Committee can be found here.

Oral Histories with Pioneers of European Computer Networking

July 28, 2014 by Andrew Russell The Charles Babbage Institute oral history database now has transcripts available of oral histories with pioneers of European computer networking. These transcripts include several interviews conducted by Andrew Russell, as well as additional interviews conducted by ValĂ©rie Schafer and Tom Misa. As a collection, these interviews complement existing interviews […]

ACM History Community Mailing List

The ACM History Committee has created a community mailing list as a Google Group open for the public to join. Lightload announcements from the ACM History Committee will be distributed in this mailing list. Members of this mailing list can also discuss topics related to ACM History.

ACM History Committee New Members

The ACM History Committee welcomes two new members (effective November 2012): Roy Levin from Microsoft Research, Silicon Valley and Peri Tarr from IBM T. J. Watson Research Center! A former member of the committee, Brent Hailpern from IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center recently finished his role of the SGB Liaison in the committee, and […]

CACM Article by Mary Hall: Understanding ACM’s Past

The issue of Communications of the ACM (CACM), Vol. 55 No. 12 published an article on “Understanding ACM’s Past” by Mary Hall, the chair of ACM’s History Committee. See the CACM article for the details.