ACM Special Interest Groups (SIGs) Volunteer Resources
SIG members are strongly encouraged to volunteer on all levels of SIG activities. Volunteers who wish to serve may contact the Chair of the SIG in which they are interested.
SIG Officers' Manual
An excellent source of information outlining the governance and management of a SIG, common activities, programs, and organizational strategies.
Planning Guide for SIG Conference Organizers
Volunteer commitment and coordination is the foundation that makes an ACM conference successful. ACM provides a comprehensive planning guide with instructions and best practices to help create the best possible event.
SIG Meeting Material and Archive
- SGB/SGB-EC Meeting Minutes
- SGB/SGB-EC Actions & Motions
- Best Practices Sessions
- ACM HQ Presentations
SGB Meeting Agenda: April 2, 2019
SIG Management Documents
- SIG Annual Reports
- SIG Member Benefits
- SIG Bylaws
- SIG Program Reviews
- SIG Membership Statistics
Manage Your SIG
- Login to your SIG Financial Management Reports (FMRs)
- View Your SIG Membership Database
Bylaw 6: Special Interest Groups
This Bylaw defines the purposes of Special Interest Groups (SIGs), which can have other designations as approved by the ACM Council; the rules for forming and dissolving them; and the authority of the SIG Governing Board (SGB) and the ACM Executive Committee (ACM EC) in managing them.
ACM Conflict of Interest Policy
ACM’s success depends not only on the competence of its management and staff, but also upon its reputation for integrity, candor and lack of bias in the conduct of its affairs in the best scientific and professional tradition.
Policy Against Harassment at ACM Activities
The open exchange of ideas is central to the Association for Computing Machinery’s mission. This requires an environment that embraces diversity and provides a safe, welcoming environment for all.
The Association for Computing Machinery is committed to protecting the privacy of its members and other individuals with whom it interacts.
Travel Policy and Procedure for ACM Volunteers
The purpose of this policy is to provide travel policy guidelines to ACM volunteers.
ACM's Special Interest Groups (SIGs) regularly cite outstanding individuals for their contributions in more than 30 distinct technological fields.