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.
Jess Bell (Committee Chair)
ACM headquarters liaison to the committee: Cynthia Ryan
Elad Yom-Tov is a Senior Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and a Visiting Assistant Professor at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. He is a member of the World Health Organization's Roster of Experts in Digital Health, the Advisory Board of the Roybal Center for Therapeutic Optimization Using Behavioral Science at Harvard University, the Advisory Committee of the Jockey Club Online Youth Emotional Support "Open Up" (Hong Kong), and is an advisor to two startup companies. Elad has published four books and more than 150 academic papers, and was awarded more than 20 patents.