About ACM Presidential Award

This award is given at the discretion of the ACM President, to individuals whose contributions in computing fall within the goals of the ACM.

 

Recent Presidential Award News

ACM President Honors Vint Cerf with 2019 Presidential Award

ACM President Cherri Pancake has recognized Vint Cerf's many contributions to ACM with the ACM Presidential Award. Among them are serving as ACM President, as Co-chair of ACM's Awards Committee, and on the ACM Council three times. He is also honored for establishing the ACM Fellows program, which recognizes the top 1% of ACM members from around the world for outstanding accomplishments and service to the computing community.

Vinton G. Cerf