ACM-W Europe

ACM-W Europe (ACM-WE) is a standing committee of ACM Europe and will work to fulfill the ACM-W mission in Europe. The ACM-WE vision is a transformed European professional and scholarly landscape where women are supported and inspired to pursue their dreams and ambitions to find fulfillment in the computing field.

ACM-WE Activities:

  • Advocate diversity in computing
  • Promote visibility of women in computing
  • Raise awareness of the importance of women being in the computing profession and as ACM Members
  • Address the challenges faced by women in computing
  • Increase participation of women in leadership positions of ACM
  • Raise awareness of career options in computing
  • Collaborate with similar organizations in Europe
  • Share resources, ideas and experiences with the community

ACM-W Europe Executive Committee


  • Natasa Milic-Frayling, University of Nottingham, UK

Vice Chair:

  • Bev Bachmayer, Intel, Germany


  • Gabriele Anderst-Kotsis, Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria
  • Ralitsa Angelova, Google, Zurich, Switzerland
  • HervĂ© Bourlard
  • Panagiota Fatourou, University of Crete, Greece / FORTH
  • Ruth G. Lennon, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Ireland
  • Reyyan Ayfer, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey (Past Chair)