Special Interest Group


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Special Interest Group

(SIG) One of several technical areas, sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery. Well-known SIGs include SIGPLAN (the Special Interest Group on Programming Languages), SIGARCH (the Special Interest Group for Computer Architecture) and SIGGRAPH (the Special Interest Group for Computer Graphics).
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To encourage more CPAs to get involved, CalCPA's San Francisco Chapter has formed a Biotech Special Interest Group.
NIST has been involved in this effort since the Bluetooth Special Interest Group first released the specifications and the IEEE 802.
PCI-SIG is the Special Interest Group that owns and manages PCI specifications as open industry standards.
The AMA Houston Chapter Energy Special Interest Group (SIG) offers Houston energy marketing and sales professionals unique education and networking opportunities that focus on best practices and career management.
Representing more than 2,000 member companies worldwide and more than 25 percent of the Fortune 100, the OAUG provides users of Oracle Applications with education, networking, training and support via a wide range of activities including conferences, publications, special interest groups and on-line communities.
The conference is sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Design Automation (ACM/SIGDA), the Circuits and Systems Society and Computer Aided Network Design Technical Committee of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE/CASS/CANDE), and the Electronic Design Automation Consortium (EDA Consortium).
Provide for and increase the number of year-round educational opportunities and face-to-face opportunities made possible through sponsorship of Local User and Special Interest Group meetings.
We believe that Wal-Mart, by providing goods to shoppers at the lowest possible price and playing a positive role in the community, has benefited working families far more than any special interest group," said Galloway.
The Object Management Group(TM) (OMG(TM)), today announced that OMG is sponsoring the RoboNexus Conference and Exhibition this October in San Jose, California and that the OMG Robotics Special Interest Group, which develops software standards for the robotics industry, will hold a special information Birds of a Feather meeting during the conference.
Foreign Policy in the Middle East: The Role of Lobbies and Special Interest Groups.
We loved and admired Pope John Paul the Great for his courageous, unwavering stand for traditional family values against withering, relentless assault from "post-modernists", "progressives", immoral special interest groups, and the like.
These special interest groups want to gain control by gerrymandering districts so their friends can get elected.

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