SAC 2017
The 32nd ACM Symposium on Applied Computing
April 3-7, 2017, Marrakesh, Morocco

History of SAC

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SAC2012, March 26-30, 2012, Riva del Garda, Italy,
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SAC2013, March 18-22, 2013, Coimbra, Portugal
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SAC2014, March 24-28, 2014, Gyeongju, Korea
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SAC2015, April 13 - 17, 2015, Salamanca, Spain
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SAC2016, April 4 - 8, 2016, Pisa, Italy
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SAC2017, April 3-7, 2017, Marrakesh, Morocco
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The full history
Conference NameDateLocationConference Chair(s)Program Chair(s)Number of
tracks
Papers
submitted
Papers
accepted
Acceptance Rate
Workshop on Applied Computing
WAC 86
October 10, 1986Stillwater, Oklahoma USADonald Fisher (Oklahoma State University) Breitbart (Oklahoma State UniversityNANANANA
Second Oklahoma Workshop on Applied Computing
OKWAC 88
March 18, 1988Tulsa, Oklahoma USASam Uselton (University of Tulsa)Roger Wainwright (University of Tulsa)NANANANA
Workshop on Applied Computing '89
WAC 89
March 30-31, 1989Stillwater, Oklahoma USADonald Fisher (Oklahoma State University)K.M. George
Oklahoma State University
9NA33NA
1990 Symposium on Applied Computing
SAC'90
April 5-6, 1990Fayetteville, Arkansas USAHal Berghel
University of Arkansas
John Talburt
University of Arkansas,
Little Rock
14NA70NA
1991 Symposium on Applied Computing
SAC'91
April 3-5, 1991Kansas City, Missouri USARobert Hetherington (Univ. of Missouri, Kansas City)Vijay Kumar (Univ. of Missouri, Kansas City)
Elizabeth Unger (Kansas State University)
11NA72NA
Applied Computing: Technological Challenges of the 1990s
SAC'92
March 1-3, 1992Kansas City, Missouri USAHal Berghel (University of Arkansas)George Hedrick (Oklahoma State University)13NA169NA
Applied Computing: States of the Art and Practice – 1993
SAC'93
February 14-16, 1993Indianapolis, Indiana, USAHal Berghel
University of Arkansas
George Hedrick
Oklahoma State University
12NA111NA
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 1994
SAC'94
March 6-8, 1994Phoenix, Arizona USAHal Berghel
University of Arkansas
Terry Hengl (Knowledge Technology, Inc)
Joseph Urban (Arizona State University)
15NA118NA
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 1995
SAC'95
February 26-28, 1995Nashville, Tennessee USAJim Hightower (California State Univ.) -FullertonEd Deaton10NA113NA
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 1996
SAC'96
February 18-20,1996Philadelphia, PA USAJim Hightower
California State Univ. - Fullerton
K.M. George15NA101NA
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 1997
SAC'97
February 28 - March 2, 1997San Jose, California USAJim Hightower (California State Univ.)
Fullerton .M. George (Oklahoma State University)
Barrett Bryant (Univ. of Alabama- Birmingham)131447854%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 1998
SAC'98
February 27 – March 1, 1998Atlanta, Georgia USAK.M. George (Oklahoma State University)
Barrett Bryant (Univ. of Alabama - Birmingham)
Gary Lamont (Air Force Institute of Technology)1617911363%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 1999
SAC'99
February 28 - March 2, 1999-San Antonio, Texas USABarrett Bryant (Univ. of Alabama – Birmingham)
Gary Lamont (Air Force Institute of Technology)
Hisham Haddad (Marshall University)181579359%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2000
SAC2000
March 19-21, 2000Como, ItalyBarrett Bryant (Univ. of Alabama – Birmingham)
Gary Lamont (Air Force Institute of Technology)
Hisham Haddad (Marshall University)1523515666%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2001
SAC2001
March 11-14, 2001Las Vegas, Nevada USAGary Lamont (Air Force Institute of Technology)
Evangelos Yfantis (University of Nevada, Las Vegas(
Hisham Haddad (NetReach, Inc)
George Papadopoulos (University of Cyprus)
1422412957%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2002
SAC2002
March 11-14, 2002Madrid, SpainGary Lamont (Air Force Institute of Technology)
Juan Llorens (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
Hisham Haddad (Kennesaw State University)
George Papadopoulos (University of Cyprus)
2152719537%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2003
SAC2003
March 9-12, 2003Melbourne, Florida USAGary Lamont (Air Force Institute of Technology)
Ronaldo Menezes (Florida Institute of technology)
Hisham Haddad (Kennesaw State University)
George Papadopoulos (University of Cyprus)
2152620040%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2004
SAC2004
March 14-17, 2004Nicosia, CyprusHisham Haddad (Kennesaw State University)
George Papadopoulos (University of Cyprus(
Andrea Omicini (Universita degli Studi di Bologna)
Roger L. Wainwright (University of Tulsa)
2678728036%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2005
SAC2005
March 13-17, 2005Sante Fe, New Mexico, USAHisham Haddad (Kennesaw State University)
Lorie Liebrock (New Mexico Inst Mining and Tech)
Andrea Omicini (Universita degli Studi di Bologna)
Roger L. Wainwright (University of Tulsa)
3076427836%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2006
SAC2006
April 23-27, 2006Dijon, FranceHisham Haddad (Kennesaw State University)
Richard Chbeir (University of Bourgogne(
Roger L. Wainwright= (University of Tulsa)
Sascha Ossowski (University Rey Juan Carlos)
3892730032%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2007
SAC2007
March 11-15, 2007Seoul, KoreaRoger L. Wainwright (University of Tulsa)
Hisham Haddad (Kennesaw State University)
Sung Y. Shin (South Dakota State University)
Sascha Ossowski (University Rey Juan Carlos)
Ronaldo Menezes (Florida Institute of Technology)
4078625232%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2008
SAC2008
March 16-20, 2008Fortaleza Ceará, BrazilRoger L. Wainwright (University of Tulsa)`br>Hisham Haddad (Kennesaw State University)
Angelo Brayner (University of Fortaleza
Ronaldo Menezes (Florida Institute of Technology)
Mirko Viroli (Università di Bologna)
45130638830%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2009
SAC2009
March 9-12, 2009Hawaii, USASung Y. Shin (South Dakota State University)
Sascha Ossowski (University Rey Juan Carlos)
Paulo Martins (Chaminade University)
Ronaldo Menezes (Florida Institute of Technology)
Mirko Viroli (Università di Bologna)
41104830529%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2010
SAC2010
March 22-26, 2010Sierre, SwitzerlandSung Y. Shin (South Dakota State University)
Sascha Ossowski (University Rey Juan Carlos)
Michael Schumacher )University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland)
Mathew J. Palakal (Indiana University Purdue University)
Chih-Cheng Hung (Southern Polytech State University)
44135336427%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2011
SAC2011
March 21-24, 2011Taichung, TaiwanWilliam Chu (Tunghai University)
W. Eric Wong (University of Texas at Dallas)
Mathew J. Palakal (Indiana University Purdue University)
Chih-Cheng Hung (Southern Polytech State University)
4079823730%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2012
SAC2012
March 26-30, 2012Riva del Garda, ItalySascha Ossowski )University Rey Juan Carlos)
Paola Lecca (COSBY)
Chih-Cheng Hung (Southern Polytech State University)
Jiman Hong (Soongsil University)
34105627026%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2013
SAC2013
March 18-22, 2013Coimbra, PortugalSung Y. Shin (South Dakota State University)
José Carlos Maldonado (ICMC - University of São Paulo)
Chih-Cheng Hung (Southern Polytech State University)
Jiman Hong (Soongsil University)
36106325524%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2014
SAC2014
March 24-28, 2014Gyeongju, KoreaProf. Yookun Cho (Seoul National University)
Prof. Sung Y. Shin (South Dakota State University)
Prof. Sangwook Kim (Kyungpook National University)
Chih-Cheng Hung (Southern Polytech State University)
Jiman Hong (Soongsil University)
4293221823%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2015
SAC2015
April 13 - 17, 2015Salamanca, SpainDr. Roger L. Wainwright (University of Tulsa)
Dr. Juan Manuel Corchado (University of Salamanca, Spain)
Dr. Jiman Hong (Soongsil University, Seoul)
Dr. Alessio Bechini (University of Pisa, Italy)
37121129124%
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2016
SAC2016
Pisa, ItalySascha Ossowski (University Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid)
Giorgio Buttazzo (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy)
Alessio Bechini (University of Pisa, Italy)
Jiman Hong (Soongsil University, Seoul , Korea)
Maria Lencastre (University of Pernambuco, Brazil)
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2017
SAC2017
Marrakesh, Morocco Sung Y. Shin South (Dakota State University, USA)
Abdel Obaid (University of Quebec at Montreal Canada)
Dongwan Shin New Mexico Tech, Socorro, New Mexico - USA doshin@nmt.edu Maria Lencastre (University of Pernambuco,Brazil)
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2018
SAC2018
Bayonne, France