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Weninger Selected to ACM's Future of Computing Academy

Nina Welding • DATE: May 4, 2017

Tim Weninger, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been selected as a member of the Association for Computing Machinery's (ACM) inaugural Future of Computing Academy (FCA). Weninger and 45 colleagues from around the are tasked with guiding the ACM in serving the next generation of computer scientists.

The first FCA meeting will be held in San Francisco on June 25 in conjunction with the 50th anniversary celebration of the Turing Award.

Weninger's research interests include data mining, network science, and social media analytics with a focus on multimodal/heterogeneous information networks and the intersection of machine learning, databases and information retrieval.

— Ginny Watterson, Department of Computer Science and Engineering