SIGCSE 2006


Location: Houston, TX, USA
Dates: March 1-5, 2006
Venue: Hilton Americas
Attendance: 1,245

Publication Acceptance Rates
  accepted submitted acceptance rate
papers 104 294 35%
panels 15 26 58%
special sessions 10 28 36%
workshops 37 50 74%

Full Proceedings in the ACM Digital Library.

Award Winners

  • Outstanding Contribution Award: Richard Pattis
  • Lifetime Service: Joyce Currie Little

Key Notes

Symposium Committee

  • Symposium Chairs
    • Douglas Baldwin - SUNY at Geneseo
    • Paul Tymann - Rochester Institute of Technology

  • Program Chairs
    • Ingrid Russell - University of Hartford
    • Susan Haller - SUNY Potsdam

  • Panels and Special Sessions
    • John Dougherty - Haverford College

  • Workshops
    • Nancy Kinnersley - University of Kansas

  • Publications Chair
    • Michael Schneider - Macalester College

  • Registration
    • Cary Laxer, Larry Merkle and Lynn Degler - Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

  • Faculty Posters
    • Dick Brown - St. Olaf College

  • Birds Of A Feather
    • Deb Burhans - Canisius College

  • Student Volunteers
    • Lisa Kaczmarczyk - Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
    • Pam Lawhead - University of Mississippi
    • Steve Wolfman - University of British Columbia

  • Treasurer
    • Rodney Tosten - Gettysburg College

  • Database Administrators
    • Henry Walker - Grinnell College
    • John Dooley - Knox College

  • Evaluations
    • Laurie King - Holy Cross

  • K-12 Liaison
    • Rick Kick - Hinsdale Central High, Illinois

  • International Liaison
    • Guido Rößling - Darmstadt Univ of Technology
    • Alison Young - Unitec New Zealand

  • Local Arrangements
    • Dung "Zung" Nguyen - Rice University
    • Stephen Wong - Rice University

  • Doctoral Consortium
    • Mark Guzdial - Georgia Institute of Technology
    • Orit Hazzan - Israel Institute of Technology

  • ACM International Student Research Contest
    • Ann Sobel - Miami University of Ohio