Association for Computing Machinery
Florida State University

About

ACM is Florida State's premier computer science organization. We are a community of passionate students who build exciting projects to tackle challenging technical and social problems.

History

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is a U.S.-based international learned society for computing. It was founded in 1947 and is the world’s largest and most prestigious scientific and educational computing society. It is a not-for-profit professional membership group. Its membership is more than 100,000 as of 2011. Its headquarters are in New York City.


ACM is an international scientific and educational organization dedicated to advancing the arts, sciences, and applications of information technology. With a world-wide membership ACM is a leading resource for computing professionals and students working in the various fields of Information Technology, and for interpreting the impact of information technology on society.


The Florida State University Student Chapter was chartered February 1, 1990 and has been active since September 21, 2004. We currently have over 100 members.