Empowering the Next Generation of Computing Leaders

The ACM Future of Computing Academy (ACM-FCA) is a new initiative created by ACM to support and foster the next generation of computing professionals.

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Who We Are

The Academy is a platform that enables the next generation of researchers, practitioners, educators and entrepreneurs to develop a coherent and influential voice that addresses challenging issues facing the field and society in general.


Computing

Computing Community

Computing's Role in Society

What We Aim For

Our Mission


Engage in novel activities that non-trivially improve computing, the computing community, and computing’s role in society.

What We Do

FCA's Global Impact


See what ACM’s leaders are saying about the FCA member’s contributions to research, education, technology, and health industries. Members contribute to the growth of industries.

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The Future of Computing Academy will afford members an invaluable opportunity to expand their professional networks to include outstanding individuals with demonstrated excellence from across a breadth of computing disciplines.

Academy members will have the privilege and responsibility of being the voice of the next generation of computing professionals and ensuring that ACM continues to contribute to their success long into the future.

acm fca quote

The Future of Computing Academy will give some of the most talented, creative, and passionate young computing professionals a collective voice that will help shape the future of our industry and its influence on our social and economic ecosystem.

Aaron Quigley

Chair of Human
Computer Interaction,
University of St. Andrews

Vicki Hanson

ACM CEO,
Former ACM President

Vint Cerf

Google Chief
Internet Evangelist,
Former ACM President

The Future of Computing Academy will afford members an invaluable opportunity to expand their professional networks to include outstanding individuals with demonstrated excellence from across a breadth of computing disciplines.

Aaron Quigley

Chair of Human
Computer Interaction,
University of St. Andrews

Academy members will have the privilege and responsibility of being the voice of the next generation of computing professionals and ensuring that ACM continues to contribute to their success long into the future.

Vicki Hanson

ACM CEO,
Former ACM President

The Future of Computing Academy will give some of the most talented, creative, and passionate young computing professionals a collective voice that will help shape the future of our industry and its influence on our social and economic ecosystem.

Vint Cerf

Google Chief
Internet Evangelist,
Former ACM President

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4 weeks ago
ACM FCA members quoted in New York Times article about the risks of AI: https://t.co/NsX80R0GpA
4 weeks ago
Our FCA Member @DrBushraAnjum has joined @Ubiquity_ACM as a senior editor and is launching "Innovation Leaders", a series focused on young professionals shaping the future of computing with their leadership. Watch this space for more updates.
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1 month ago
Congrats to FCA Member @JRicoWilliamson for being appointed @sigchi VP of Publications! FCA members are on a roll this month! 👍💪 https://t.co/HIuMK97T54
1 month ago
FCA Member @tim_weninger and his work combating online misinformation are featured in @NotreDame's "Fighting For" video campaign! 😎☘️ https://t.co/e0im5dpCHD ACM_FCA photo

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