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'''''''ACM SIG Histories'''''''

Please contact ACM History Committee (history-webmaster@acm.org) for any updates, and visit ACM History Committee web for SIG History Activities.

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ACM

ACM founded in 1947 (initially as the Eastern Association for Computing Machinery, later to Association for Computing Machinery in 1948)

SIGs

  • SIGMIS founded in 1961 (initially as SIGBDP, later to SIGBIT, and finally to SIGMIS)
  • SIGUCCS founded in 1963
  • SIGIR founded in 1963
  • SIGOPS founded in 1965 (initially as SICTIME, then to SIGOPS in 1968)
  • SIGDA founded in 1965 (initially as SICDA, then to SIGDA in 1969)
  • SIGART founded in 1966
  • SIGSAM founded in 1966
  • SIGPLAN founded in 1967
  • SIGGRAPH founded in 1967 (initially as SICGRAPH, then to SIGGRAPH in 1969)
  • SIGCOMM founded in 1967 (initially as SICCOMM, then to SIGCOMM in 1969)
  • SIGACT founded in 1968
  • SIGCSE founded in 1968
  • SIGMICRO founded in 1968 (initially as SICMICRO, then to SIGMICRO in 1970)
  • SIGSIM founded in 1969
  • SIGCAS founded in 1970
  • SIGACCESS founded in 1970 (initially as SICCAPH, then to SIGCAPH in 1973, then to SIGACCESS in 2004)
  • SIGMOD founded in 1970 (initially as SIGFIDET, then SIGMOD in 1976)
  • SIGMETRICS founded in 1971 (initially as SICME)
  • SIGARCH founded in 1972
  • SIGDOC founded in 1975
  • SIGSOFT founded in 1976 (initially as SICSOFT, then to SIGSOFT in 1977): History Materials (History Liaison: Tao Xie)
  • SIGSAC founded in 1981 History Materials
  • SIGCHI founded in 1982
  • SIGAda founded in 1984 (History Liaison: Clyde Roby)
  • SIGAPP founded in 1990
  • SIGWEB founded in 1991 (initially as SIGLINK, then to SIGWEB in 1998)
  • SIGMM founded in 1993 (History Liaison: Mohamed Hefeeda)
  • SIGMOBILE founded in 1996
  • SIGKDD founded in 1998
  • SIGecom founded in 1999
  • SIGITE founded in 2003
  • SIGBED founded in 2003
  • SIGEVO founded in 2005
  • SIGSPATIAL founded in 2008
  • SIGBioinformatics founded in 2010
  • SIGHPC founded in 2011
  • SIGLOG founded in 2014

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