From the Editors’ Desk — 2021 Edition

The past year has certainly been eventful.  Hopefully, there were a few “victories'' along the way  -- surprising (and not so surprising)...

Questions About Policies & Processes in the Wake of JIC

On February 8th, 2021, ACM publicly announced a summary of the Joint Investigative Committee’s (JIC’s) investigation into allegations of...

Valuing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Our Computing Community

[This article also appears on the IEEE TCCA Blog, the ACM’s Committee for Systematic Change webpage, and the IEEE CS Diversity &...

Languages, Tools, and Techniques for Accelerator Design

FPGA-based accelerators have opened up a new frontier for accelerator design; instead of spending months building and fabricating silicon chips, programmers can buy a cloud instance to run custom hardware accelerators within hours. With the remarkable new hardware, there is a need for remarkable new software.

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Post Quantum Cryptography

Quantum computers, once seen as a remote theoretical possibility, are now a widely accepted and imminent reality. By exploiting the...

Featured Announcements

ISCA’19 Joint Investigative Committee Announcement

The ACM and IEEE Joint Investigative Committee (JIC) has completed its investigation into the allegations of professional and publications-related misconduct in connection with ISCA 2019.

A joint statement about recent events

We hope no one will ever experience racism at one of our sponsored events.


Announcements of book and tool releases, calls for award nominations, SIGARCH-focused announcements.

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Calls for Contributions

Calls for papers, tutorials, workshops, presentations and other technical contributions.

June 18, 2021 in ISCA 2021 (Virtual)
Call for Papers: I too can Quantum! (I2Q)
October 10, 2021 in Virtual Conference
Call for Papers: NOCS 2021
June 14, 2021 in Virtual
Call for Workshops/Tutorials: ICS 2021
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Calls for Participation

Information on registering and attending conferences, workshops and other events.

February 27, 2021 in Virtual
PPoPP 2021
March 2, 2021 in Virtual
Compiler Construction (CC) 2021
February 27, 2021 in Originally Seoul, South Korea, Now Virtual
HPCA 2021
February 27, 2021 in Virtual Conference
CGO 2021
January 18, 2021 in Online
3rd AccML Workshop at HiPEAC 2021
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