The ACM Distinguished Speakers Program Committee

The ACM Distinguished Speakers Program Committee is responsible for the oversight of the program, including reviewing its scope, procedures, policies and effectiveness. The Committee also reviews all nominations and decides which nominees to accept to the program.

Andrew Conklin
Faez Ahmed
Jess Bell (Committee Chair)
Todd Chapin
Gavin Doherty
Upsana Madhok
Srinivas Padmanabhuni
Alexandre Renteria

ACM headquarters liaison to the committee: Cynthia Ryan


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Meet Featured ACM Distinguished Speaker John Kaufhold

John Kaufhold is a data scientist and managing partner of Deep Learning Analytics, a data science company. He also is Secretary of the Washington Academy of Sciences and is a regular contributor to the DC data community, where he moderates the DC2 Deep Learning discussion list. Kaufhold is an inventor of more than 10 issued patents in image analysis, and author/coauthor of more than 40 publications in machine learning, image understanding and neuroscience.

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