Computing Community Consortium Blog

The goal of the Computing Community Consortium (CCC) is to catalyze the computing research community to debate longer range, more audacious research challenges; to build consensus around research visions; to evolve the most promising visions toward clearly defined initiatives; and to work with the funding organizations to move challenges and visions toward funding initiatives. The purpose of this blog is to provide a more immediate, online mechanism for dissemination of visioning concepts and community discussion/debate about them.

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Computing Research Initiatives for the 21st Century

December 19th, 2008 / in research horizons / by Peter Lee

Today’s main message is: Check out Please! And tell your friends and colleagues! (Any reactions or suggestions can be posted here as comments on this article.) Now, the full story: The CCC’s mission is “to foster exciting new research visions in the computing community which attract support.” Looking back at what has transpired over the past year, community participation has been tremendous. Many dozens of people have stepped up to propose workshops, make presentations, write articles for this blog, and chip in with thoughtful feedback and ideas. It’s been productive and, well, fun. Of course, the name of the game is to turn research visions into reality, and one […]