SIGMIS - Management Information Systems
SIGMIS Magid Igbaria Outstanding Conference Paper of the Year Award
Awarded to an outstanding paper presented at the Computer Personnel Research conference. The award includes a plaque and $500.
SIGMIS Lifetime Achievement Award
Given in recognition of dedication to promoting excellence in the MIS profession over a substantial period. Includes $1,000, plaque, and one year's membership to SIGMIS.
SIGMIS Early Career Award
Given in recognition of the outstanding achievements of researchers and educators as they commence their journey pursuing excellence in the MIS discipline.
Includes $1,000, plaque, and one year’s membership to SIGMIS.
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.
SIGGRAPH features global innovators who are changing what’s possible in computer graphics, animation, virtual reality, gaming, and emerging technologies. Five tracks will cover production and animation; research and education; gaming/interactive; arts and design; and new technologies. Birds-of-a-Feather submissions are due July 26.