SIGAPP - Applied Computing
SIGAPP Distinguished Service Award
Given for outstanding service to the Annual Symposium on Applied Computing.
SIGAPP Outstanding Service Award
Given for contributions to SIGAPP and SAC.
ACM SIGKDD announced seven recipients for its inaugural KDD Impact Program, which aims to fund projects that have the potential for maximum impact on society. The proposals covered training data scientists; a hackathon; use of algorithms by government; women data science leaders; a summer school for high school students; data science for social good; and promoting community understanding of Big Data.