ACM Learning Center

The ACM Learning Center provides ACM Members with a wide variety of resources for lifelong learning and professional development, including: Online Courses from Skillsoft®, an award-winning leader in IT and business online training. More than 1,000 unique titles carefully selected to cover a broad swath of today’s most sought after job skills and certifications in […]

SocialCoder: Computing for Social Good

A core component of ACM’s activities is to use our community’s knowledge and skills to advance the profession and make a positive impact in the world. Consistent with this mission, ACM recently partnered with SocialCoder, an organization that connects volunteer programmers and software developers with registered charities and helps match them to suitable projects based […]


Join our chapter by registering yourselves at our registration desk in the college. Pay the membership fees at the registration desk and complete the rest of the membership process by filling out the form below. ACM Student Membership includes: Access to the full ACM Digital Library Access to online courses, ebooks and training videos, Electronic […]

Member Benefits

Individuals who are members of Chapters are known as ACM Chapter Members. ACM Chapter Members are eligible for the following set of member benefits: Complimentary Subscription to Communications – Chapter Members are eligible for a three-month complimentary electronic subscription to ACM’s flagship publication Communications of the ACM. email address – Chapter members are eligible […]

About Our Chapter

PICT ACM Student Chapter(PASC) was started in March 2011 with a vision to carry on ACM International’s intentions on a grass root level in PICT. We aim to provide opportunities to students by organizing world-class seminars, lectures, and workshops to meet peers and experts in their fields of interest. Our mission is to offer students […]

About ACM

ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, brings together computing educators, researchers, and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources, and address the field’s challenges. As the world’s largest computing society, ACM strengthens the profession’s collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. ACM supports the professional growth of its […]

CSPathshala Volunteering

CSPathshala ( , an Association for Computing Machinery India (ACM India) initiative, brings a modern computing curriculum to Indian schools. CSPathshala organized a free training workshop for computing teachers on 4th February, 2017. The workshop featured activities related to problem solving and computational thinking as well as curriculum for 2017-18 for grades 1-8. CSPathshala is […]

Seminar on “Linux Shell, Pointers and Sorting Basics”.

PASC members organized a seminar on “Linux Shell, Pointers and Sorting Basics” on September 6, 2016. This was a 2-hour seminar, which was attended by approximately 120 students. Topics discussed in the seminar were: 1. Basics of Linux. 2. Basics of Shell and Shell commands. 3. Basics of C and C++. 4. Pointer Basics. 5. […]

Talk on “Startups and Entrepreneurship”

Mr. Sharad Tandale was awarded the YBI Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the year 2013. Sharad, who comes from an economically marginalized farming community, turned a $20,000 loan in 2011 into an engineering company boasting a $500,000 annual turnover. Sharad’s success is rare: less than 1% of people in his farming community, the […]

Talk on “Theory of Computation”

Mr. Vivek Kulkarni, an ACM Eminent Speaker, is currently working as Chief Architect in Persistent LABS. He has a total experience of 20+ years in academia and software industry. He has served as a subject chairman for multiple subjects for the Board of Computer Engineering, University of Pune in the past. He holds an international […]

Talk on “Career Planning”

Dr. Navin Kabra, an ACM Eminent Speaker, is a co-founder and CTO at, a software startup, and the creator of, a portal for the tech community in Pune, India. In the past, he has worked for large companies, and small; seen a successful exit, and a dot-com failure; written consumer software and enterprise […]

Workshop on Ethical Hacking

With the increased numbers and expanding knowledge of Ethical Hackers and alike, combined with the growing number of system vulnerabilities, protecting our systems and fighting against cyber crime is absolutely critical. This Ethical Hacking workshop will show you what it takes to fight the hacker shenanigans and cyber crime. The event was conducted during Pulzion […]