Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
BDS Incorporated |
The Boeing Company
Deloitte & Touche Consulting Group
Dunn Systems |
Intel Corporation |
Neoglyphics Media Corporation
Strategic Technology Resources
The 1996 Midwestern ACM Chapter Conference
11-13 October 1996, Urbana, IL U.S.A.
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Welcome to the 1996 Midwestern ACM Chapter Conference
The University of Illinois Student Chapter of the ACM
is proud to announce
the Second Annual Midwestern ACM Chapter Conference.
Last year's conference was a resounding success, and we are eager to
invite everyone back for
more. The official theme for this year's conference is again
"Reflections | Projections". Like last year,
hopes to attract both speakers and attendees that are interested
in the insight of past, present and future visionaries in computer
technology. The conference is open to everyone willing to register.
No ACM or industry affiliation required, simply an interest in computers
This year's Keynote speakers will be:
- Tim Krauskopf, Founder of
- Erich Ringewald, Vice-President of Engineering at
Be Inc., maker of the BeBox.
- Alex Osadzinski, Vice-President of Marketing at
Due to circumstances outside ACM@UIUC's control, Jean-Louis Gassee and
Marty Tennenbaum are unable to speak at the conference. We apologize for
In addition to interesting speakers, ACM@UIUC will also host a technologies
related Employment Fair open to conference attendees on Friday October 11, 1996.
The logos and names you see on these pages are only some of companies
that will be
at the fair recruiting, the full list will be available at a later date.
Conference attendees will also be able to submit a one page resume to be
added to the 1996 Midwestern ACM Chapter Conference Resume Book. The resume
book will be distributed to all sponsors of the conference and to other
Check out MechMania II, the object-oriented AI
programming contest where you write code to control armies of mechanized
warriors to take over the galaxy!
It is ACM@UIUC's strong belief that conferences can not be all work and
no play. On our part, ACM@UIUC will be providing attendees with a small
guide to local hotspots and other social events throughout the weekend.
And for those who measure pleasure by the number of lines of code, there
will be a team based programming contest to test your programming saavy.
Details of social events and the programming contest will be released
as we finalize them.
If you have questions about Conference '96, or have suggestions for
speakers, topics, or recommendations for better banquet food, feel
mail the conference committee
- How to Get Here
- Getting to
- Finding the Digital Computer Lab (DCL) on Campus (the street south of DCL is Springfield Ave.
- Calls for Participation
- Corporate Invitation
- Professional and Student Information
- Hotel Accomodations
- Online Registration Forms
- Register Online!
- Corporate Registration
- Volunteer Registration
- Postscript Fliers, Announcements, Propaganda, etc...
- Companies to be at the Employment Fair
- Programming Contest Flyer (1 M) ,
.gz (111 K)
- Registration Form (430k),
- Conference Schedule Front (46k),
Conference Schedule Back(31k),
- EPS Conference Schedule Front (46k),
EPS Conference Schedule Back(31k),
If you are curious what the Midwestern ACM Chapter Conference can do for you,
feel free to peruse the Conference '95 pages.
Or you can get a preview of some of the excitement of the conference by
looking at pictures from previous conferences.
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