We, NU ACM and ACM-W SCs,
pursue to push youth and
Kazakhstan in IT forward.
NU ACM Student Chapter and NU ACM-W Student Chapter - are the Kazakhstani branches of the international ACM organization (Association for Computing Machinery).
Our common goal is to develop a competitive and high-skilled youth ready to push the Kazakhstani IT industry forward. We aspire to live in the world, where computing technologies help us in solving the problems of tomorrow, where we use our knowledge and apply our skills to make a positive impact.
Since Autumn 2017, our organizations have shown great professionalism in the organization of the events on the university, city, and republican level.
We are the first branches of international ACM Organization in Kazakhstan.
2018 year- The Technical Club of the year!
2019 year- The Academic Club of the year!
- Contributing to Gender Equality in Kazakhstani STEM sphere.
- Partnering with international companies (Google, Microsoft, Facebook, EPAM).
- Organizations of one of the biggest hackathons in Kazakhstan.
ACM's objectives - are the foundations on which NU ACM and ACM-W SCs put an emphasis on to reach their own global goals. And our indicators, as trust of international companies on us and awards, being granted thanks to our community, keeps in us a confidence of going on a right path.
Special Interest Groups - are the communities that develop together in special technical areas. We have different objectives, such as Base, ICPC, CyberSecurity, Machine Learning, Web development, Game Development, Mobile development.
Opportunity to meet guest speakers, employees of leading world companies like Google, Facebook, and Bloomberg, and professors of top universities around the globe.
NU ACM Student chapter often organizes guest lectures with IT specialists from international companies, such as Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and local companies.
NU ACM Student Chapter is hosting workshops such as "Design Thinking & Collaborative Problem-Solving Workshop" with professor Widom, "Crush Your Coding Workshop" with Facebook engineers and etc.
The NU ACM Student Chapter is a community of ambitious developers working together towards a common goal. In our society, in addition to valuable knowledge and special experience in programming, you will become a part of a very supportive and close-knit team.
Coding marathons where participants solve real-life problems provided by top worldwide and Kazakhstani companies. The participation in Hackathon, which is absolutely free, paves the way of students for the future work at the sponsor companies.
More events for 2019-2020 you can find here
October 14, 2019
Speaker: Aishabibi Adambek, 4th year student, winner of Google Women Techmakers, McKinsey NGWL Award, GHC attendee.
Professor Widom is a dean of Engineering at Stanford who visited our university as part of her Instructional Odyssey program. She also held the workshop on Design Thinking and the Roundtable for females.
February 24, 2020
Workshop was given by Daniel Buchele and Mike Berman, front end engineers at Facebook London.
October 8, 2019
Speakers: Lucas Moscowicz and Mike Berman, software engineers from Facebook London.
December 2, 2019
December 8, 2019
March 7, 2020
The Republican Contest Sponsored and Co-Organized by Facebook company