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About ACM SIGGRAPH

Why we're here -- and what we want to do -- are defined by our mission, purpose, and values statements below in the column at left. More information about the organization, its volunteers, and its activities can be found through the links below in this column.

ACM SIGGRAPH Overview

A detailed overview of the various committees and activities of ACM SIGGRAPH.

ACM SIGGRAPH People

A list of volunteer officers, volunteer chairs, and other directors.

Open Volunteer Positions

We need your help for ACM SIGGRAPH's programs! Here are some areas where we're seeking volunteers now.

ACM SIGGRAPH Strategic Planning

ACM SIGGRAPH regularly evaluates our community, membership, and industry to make sure our programs and activities are achieving the right long-term goals.

ACM SIGGRAPH Annual Reports

Each year the ACM SIGGRAPH President prepares an annual report on our activities. The last several year's report are available here.

Computer Game Community Outreach

ACM SIGGRAPH is trying to build bridges to the computer game community, an avid group of computer graphic users.

ACM SIGGRAPH Executive Committee

An archive of the minutes of meetings of the ACM SIGGRAPH Executive Committee, the overall governing body of the organization.

ACM SIGGRAPH Elections

Candidate slates, position statements, and results for the last several years of ACM SIGGRAPH Elections.

ACM SIGGRAPH Logos

If you need the files defining the ACM SIGGRAPH logo or the ACM SIGGRAPH 30th anniversary logo, here's the place for you. Downloadable files and usage guidelines.

ACM SIGGRAPH Bylaws

The scope, purpose, and charter of the organization.

The Founding of ACM SIGGRAPH

Dr. Robin Williams' article from the Computer Graphics newsletter gives a good account of the founding and early days of ACM SIGGRAPH.

Computing Review Classification System (from ACM).

If you're writing a paper for inclusion in an ACM publication, these category descriptors will help aim the content at the right audience.

ACM Copyright Form (from ACM).

Essential for publication of your document in an ACM publication.

Other Professional Societies

Information about professional societies to which you may be interested in affiliating.


ACM SIGGRAPH Policies

Below is a list of the most recent version of active organizational policies or procedures, as approved by the ACM SIGGRAPH Executive Committee. We will continue to update these as changes are made.

Conflict of Interest
A definition of conflicts of interest and resolutions taken when they exist for ACM SIGGRAPH Volunteers.
EC Rep to CAG
Definition of the duties and terms of the EC Representatives to the Conference Advisory Group.
Logo Usage Policy
Policy on use of the ACM SIGGRAPH Logo.
Concurrent Volunteer Policy
Policy on volunteers being nominated for, on serving in, multiple concurrent volunteer positions.
Email Policy
Policy on ACM SIGGRAPH email and email aliases.
   

ACM SIGGRAPH's Mission
Our mission is to promote the generation and dissemination of information on computer graphics and interactive techniques.

 

ACM SIGGRAPH's Purpose
Our purpose is to foster a membership community whose core values help them to catalyze the innovation and application of computer graphics and interactive techniques.

ACM SIGGRAPH's Values

Excellence
We value excellence in the information and experience provided by our products and activities.

Integrity
We value personal and organizational integrity in the selection of our content and in our interpersonal and organizational relationships.

Volunteerism
We value volunteers and volunteerism in an environment that actively supports its volunteers.

Passion
We value the passion our community feels for ACM SIGGRAPH and for the field of computer graphics and interactive techniques.

Cross-Disciplinary Interaction
We value the interaction among the many disciplines that make up our community.

 

 
ACM SIGGRAPH
Mk Haley, Director for Communications
Last modified: August, 2005