Renowned International Thought Leaders Speaking on the Most Important Topics in Computing Today

ACM Speakers represent a broad range of companies, colleges and universities, including: IBM, Microsoft, BBN Technologies, Raytheon, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Siemens Information Systems, Stanford University, Carnegie Mellon, University of British Columbia, Georgia Tech, UCLA, McGill University, Tsinghua University and many more.

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  • Corporations  Educate your technical staff, ramp up the knowledge of your team, and give your employees the opportunity to have their questions answered by experts in their field.
  • Colleges & Universities – Expand the knowledge base of your students with exciting lectures and the chance to engage with a computing professional in their desired field of expertise.
  • Event & Conference Planners – Use the ACM's Distinguished Speakers to help find compelling speakers for your next conference and reduce your costs in the process.
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Topics for Every Interest

Over 400 lectures are available from more than 125 speakers with topics covering Software Engineering, High Performance Computing, Human Computer Interaction, Artificial Intelligence, Gaming, Mobile Computing, and dozens more.

 

Meet Featured ACM Distinguished Speaker Fernando Koch

Fernando Koch is Senior Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne's Department of Computing and Information Systems, and Manager of the Solution 49x Group at KPMG. He has over 20 years of IT Industry experience in R&D, product development, and business development with companies in the Silicon Valley, Europe, Brazil, and Australia. He has published more than 70 papers and holds more than 30 patents. He is a Senior Member of both ACM and IEEE.

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ACM Distinguished Speaker lectures can turn your event into a dynamic and informative experience that your guests are sure to remember and learn from. View photos from talks by the renowned international thought leaders from ACM’s Distinguished Speaker program on the most important topics in computing today at a variety of venues around the world.

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