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.

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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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13 hours ago
Our FCA member
@compscidr
is featured in
@Ubiquity_ACM
, interviewed by
@DrBushraAnjum
. Take a read, or listen, to the incentives for decentralized networks.
@TheOfficialACM https://t.co/EspEiYWPMM
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Ubiquity Magazine @Ubiquity_ACM
Jason Ernst, CTO of RightMesh, discusses how his company is using mobile mesh networks to decentralize existing network infrastructure to put the control of data in the hands of the people. https://t.co/WD3Ny1Jz3I https://t.co/FX35X5QXBC
1 month ago
Our FCA member @cdschuman is featured in @Ubiquity_ACM , interviewed by @DrBushraAnjum . Take a read, or listen, to her exciting work in the field of neuromorphic computing. @TheOfficialACM @ACM_president

https://t.co/tss8GaiP8V https://t.co/txXbpIUbbt
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2 months ago
Congratulations to our FCA member @DrBushraAnjum for the Tribune Top 20 under 40 award! https://t.co/p5pZMcNoXN
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Bushra Anjum @DrBushraAnjum
Today I look forward to new challenges and stretch goals, while affirming my commitment to give back to the community in any humble capacity that I may. Thank you for the incredible honor of being the Tribune's Top 20 Under 40 award recipient!
@SLOTribune #Top20Under40 https://t.co/atTi1miiT3
2 months ago
Help envision the future of computing by submitting to ACM GROUP 2020's Design Fiction track, led by FCA member @najaholten! https://t.co/bZfW8rfzoS
2 months ago
New work by FCA member @danish_c is making an impact quickly! Congrats @danish_c! https://t.co/yyxpDJHmo9

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