The ACM Special Interest Group on Software Engineering seeks to improve our ability to engineer software by stimulating interaction among practitioners, researchers, and educators; by fostering the professional development of software engineers; and by representing software engineers to professional, legal, and political entities.
SIGSOFT sponsors some very popular events in the area of Software Engineering. An up to date list of those events can be found here. Consult the ACM Calendar of Events for more information about dates and deadlines. More information for event organizers that are interested in cooperating with SIGSOFT can be found here.
Plan to participate in ICSE, the International Conference on Software Engineering, which provides a forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, experiences and concerns in th e field.
ICSE 2014 will be held May 31 - June 7, 2014 in Hyderabad, India.
ICSE 2015 will be held May 16 - 24, 2015 in Firenze, Italy.
ICSE 2016 - Save the Date
ICSE 2016 will be held May 12 through 23, 2016 in Austin, Texas.
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Mary Jean Harrold, 1947 - 2013
Mary Jean Harrold, ACM Fellow, IEEE Fellow, professor, researcher and past Vice Chair and Secretary/Treasurer of SIGSOFT, passed away on September 19. Read more here at SIGSOFT. Here is the service information.
ACM Publication Policy
Please see this presentation on ACM's new publication policy.
2013 Award Winners
Congratulations to these 2013 SIGSOFT award winners:
Congratulations to Gregor Kiczales and Walter F. Tichy, SIGSOFT members, on being named ACM Fellows!