SIGCSE 2012


Location: Raleigh, NC, USA
Theme: Teaching, Learning, and Collaborating
Dates: February 29 - March 3, 2012
Venue: Raleigh Convention Center
Attendance: 1,286

Publication Acceptance Rates
accepted submitted acceptance rate
papers 100 289 35%
panels/special sessions 24 53 45%
workshops 36 78 46%
posters 48 109 44%
birds of a feather 36 46 78%

Full Proceedings in the ACM Digital Library.

Award Winners

  • Outstanding Contribution Award: Hal Abelson
  • Lifetime Service: Jane Prey

Key Notes

Best Paper

Symposium Committee

  • Symposium Chairs
    • Laurie Smith King - College of the Holy Cross
    • Dave Musicant - Carleton College

  • Program Chairs
    • Tracy Camp - Colorado School of Mines
    • Paul Tymann - Rochester Institute of Technology

  • Panels and Special Sessions
    • Chuck Leska - Randolph Macon College

  • Workshops
    • Adrienne Decker - Rochester Institute of Technology
    • Lester I. McCann - The University of Arizona

  • Publications
    • Brad Miller - Luther College

  • Registration
    • Cary Laxer and Lynn Degler - Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
    • Larry Merkle - Wright State University

  • Posters
    • Kris Nagel - Georgia Gwinnett College

  • Birds of a Feather
    • Olaf Hall-Holt - St. Olaf College

  • Student Volunteers and Student Activities
    • Mary Anne Egan - Siena College
    • Steven Huss-Lederman - Beloit College

  • Treasurer
    • Scott McElfresh - Wake Forest University

  • Publicity/Social Networking
    • Kimberly Voll - The University of British Columbia

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

  • Webmaster
    • Michael T. Helmick - Google

  • Evaluations
    • Carl Alphonce - University at Buffalo, SUNY

  • Kids' Camp
    • Susan Fox - Macalester College
    • Sarah Monisha Pulimood - The College of New Jersey

  • Support/Exhibitor Liaison
    • Susan Rodger - Duke University

  • K-12 Liaisons
    • John Harrison - Princess Ann High School

  • International Liaison
    • Catherine Lang - Swinburne University

  • Pre-Conference Event Liaison
    • Briana Morrison - Southern Polytechnic State University

  • Local Arrangements
    • Sarah Heckman - NC State University

  • Student Research Competition
    • Ann Sobel - Miami University (Ohio)