“ACM is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, uniting computing educators, researchers and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field’s challenges. ACM strengthens the computing profession’s collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. ACM supports the professional growth of its members by providing opportunities for life-long learning, career development, and professional networking.” (Quoting ACM.org)
The ACM History Committee’s purpose, as stated in our charter, is to foster preservation and interpretation of the history of the ACM and its role in the development of computing.
More information can be found on the ACM History Committee website.