About Maribor ACM Student Chapter
Welcome to ACM Maribor student chapter. The chapter was established in 2015 by the PhD students from Computer Science Institute at Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Maribor. Our main goal is to share computer science knowledge between different generations of students, while also connecting internationally with other students and ACM chapters across the world.
- Pizza PartyIn order to popularise the ACM Maribor Student Branch among students, the Student Chapter members invite you to the “Pizza Party”, which will take place on Thursday, January 9, 2020, at 4 pm in G2-P04. We will begin with the presentation of the ACM University Programming Marathon (UPM) competition and the […]
- Hour of Code 2019ACM Student Chapter Maribor participated in this year’s Hour of Code event. Several members of our chapter volunteered to perform workshops in several local schools in and around the City Municipality of Maribor. We made a total of 6 workshops aimed towards the primary school students aged 11-13 years. A brief […]
- Hour of Code 2018ACM Student Chapter Maribor participated in this year’s Hour of Code event. Several members of our chapter volunteered to perform workshops in several local schools in and around the City Municipality of Maribor. We made a total of 6 workshops aimed towards the primary school students aged 11-13 years. A brief […]
- Second ACM Maribor Workshop – September 2016The goal of the second workshop by ACM Maribor was to introduce new members and to encourage the cooperation among members and students. Proceedings
- First ACM Maribor Workshop – May 2015The goal of the first workshop by ACM Maribor was to share research ideas by the founding members of the chapter. Proceedings
Communications of the ACM: News
- The last decade has seen major advancements in technology for the blind and visually impaired, but problems remain.
- Giving robots soft, artificial skin would enable them to work more closely with people.
- Tracing the contacts of those who come into contact with the coronavirus is not that simple.
- Designers and appliance makers increasingly rely on a host of technological innovations to update the traditional tasks of cooking, storing and cleaning up.
- Appliance designers and manufacturers increasingly rely on technological advances to modernize the kitchen.
- You've likely never heard of 82-year-old computer scientist Lynn Conway, but her discoveries power your smartphones and computers.
- The U.S. Senate this week unanimously passed the bipartisan Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act to strengthen the cybersecurity of Internet-connected devices.
- A fleet of autonomous, electrically-powered robot vehicles has started delivering medicine to care homes in London's Borough of Hounslow as part of a public trial.