Idiap's director, Prof H. Bourlard, elected as a member of the ACM Europe Council
The ACM (Association for Computing Machinery, http://europe.acm.org/) is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society and delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession.
The 2015 ACM Europe Council election concluded on 18 June 2015, and
Prof. Hervé Bourlard, Idiap's director, was elected as one of
ACM Europe Council member (https://www.acm.org/europe_election).
The Council is comprised of European computer scientists committed to fostering the visibility and relevance of ACM in Europe, and is focused on a wide range of European ACM activities, from high-quality ACM conferences in Europe, to expanding ACM chapters, to encouraging greater participation of Europeans in all dimensions of ACM.