Special Interest Group on Programming Languages

SIGPLAN is a Special Interest Group of ACM that focuses on Programming Languages. In particular, SIGPLAN explores the design, implementation, theory, and efficient use of programming languages and associated tools. Its members are programming language users, developers, implementers, theoreticians, researchers and educators.

Awards and Recent Recipients

Most Influential POPL Paper Award (presented in 2015)
Programming Languages Software Award (presented in 2015)
Robin Milner Young Researcher Award (presented in 2015)
Most Influential PLDI Paper Award (presented in 2015)
Most Influential OOPSLA Paper Award (presented in 2014)
Most Influential ICFP Paper Award (presented in 2014)
Programming Languages Achievement Award (presented in 2015)
Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award (presented in 2015)
John Vlissides Award (presented in 2014)
Distinguished Service Award (presented in 2015)
ACM Fellows (recognized in 2014)

SIGPLAN Sponsored Conferences