SIGecom - Electronic Commerce
SIGecom Best Paper Award
Presented to the individual(s) judged by an awards committee to have written the best paper appearing in the ACM Conference on Economics and Computation proceedings, either as a full paper or as an abstract. The award includes a certificate and $500 honorarium.
SIGecom Best Full Paper Award
Presented to the individual(s) judged by an awards committee to have written the best paper appearing in the ACM Economics and Computation conference proceedings as a full paper. This award is only given in the event that the Best Paper Award is given to the authors of an abstract-only paper. The award includes a certificate and $500 honorarium.
SIGecom Best Paper with a Student Lead Author Award
Presented to the individual(s) judged by an awards committee to have written the best paper having a student lead author which appears in the ACM Economics and Computation conference proceedings, either as a full paper or as an abstract. This award is only given in the event that no other best paper award recognizes a paper with a student lead author. The award includes a certificate and $500 honorarium.
SIGecom Doctoral Dissertation Award
Presented annually to the author of an outstanding doctoral dissertation in the area of electronic commerce and economics and computation. The award includes a $1500 honorarium, a certificate, and complimentary registration to the following year's Conference on Economics and Computation
SIGecom Test of Time Award
This award recognizes an influential paper or series of papers published between 10 and 25 years prior to the award by a single author or team of authors that has had significant impact on research or applications that exemplify the interplay of economics and computation. The prize includes a certificate and $1000 honorarium.
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SIGKDD Impact Program Awards
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.
Apply for SIGHPC/Intel Computational & Data Science Fellowships
ACM SIGHPC and Intel are encouraging graduate students in data science and computational science to apply for an international program of graduate fellowships that aims to increase diversity in these fields. To qualify, you must be pursuing a graduate degree in computational or data science, be less than halfway through your planned program of study, and be woman and/or a member of a racial/ethnic group that is currently underrepresented in the computing field in the country where you will earn the degree. The deadline for applications is April 30.