Society and the Computing Profession

Available Speakers on this Topic

Brian A. Barsky – Berkeley, CA, United States

Michel Beaudouin-Lafon – Orsay Cedex, France

Athman Bouguettaya – Sydney, NSW, Australia

Geraldine Fitzpatrick – Vienna, Austria

Dan Garcia – Millbrae, CA, United States

Ganesh Lalitha Gopalakrishnan – Salt Lake City, UT, United States

Donald Gotterbarn – Johnson City, TN, United States

  • Computer Ethics and Technology
    This talk focuses on computer ethics as it relates to the day to day activities of practicing computer professionals. The emphasis is on real world moral and legal issues for the practicing...
  • Software Development: More Than Just Programming
    We are often surprised by the number of non-programming related issues that affect the professional’s efforts to develop quality software and web interfaces. Development efforts are...
  • Unmanaged Risk: Why Systems Don't Work
    The focus on software testing and risk analysis during software development has only had a limited effect in reducing software failures. This talk will present a new approach to the identification...

Michael Gschwind – Yorktown Heights, NY, United States

Laura M Haas – San Jose, CA, United States

Letizia Jaccheri – Trondheim, Norway

Min-Yen Kan – Singapore, Singapore

David J Kasik – Sammamish, WA, United States

  • Lessons Learned: Technology Transition

    New research occurs internationally and at a breathtaking rate. Publications and presentations routinely feature novel concepts that could be highly beneficial. Even so, putting the...

Varun G Menon – Kochi, Kerala, India

Kayal Padmanandam – Hyderabad, India

  • Disruptive Innovations
    It is a powerful way of thinking about innovation-driven growth that eventually disrupts an existing market....
  • Ethical Research using Reference Management System
    Research ethics talks about the guidelines for the responsible conduct of research. Reference management System is one of the modules of Research Ethics where researchers can organize the...

Shrisha Rao – Bangalore, India

  • Safety Issues in Cyber-Physical Systems
    Computers and software components are now integral to large complex systems in almost all sectors of modern society.  The safety of such systems is therefore dependent upon many...

Peter Robinson – Cambridge, United Kingdom

  • Of machines and men
    Continuing improvements in computer technology are allowing machines to perform in ways that model human activity, to the extent that many people now treat machines as if they were...

Andrzej Rucinski – Strafford, NH, United States

    Internet of Things (IoT) is an expanding space for researchers, students, and professionals.  Development of IoT applications is hindered by the lack of available design tools,...

Jibonananda Sanyal – Oak Ridge, TN, United States

Seth Shostak – Mountain View, CA, United States

G R Sinha – Mandalay, Myanmar

Sundar Vedantham – Allentown, PA, United States

  • Ethics and Emerging Technology
    Technology has always been looked at as a panacea for a lot of problems in the world. There is no doubt that it has improved human lives over the centuries. While luddites averse to any type of...