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The [[First-Hand:Learning_About_Computers,_Programming,_and_Computer_System_Design_Circa_1963_-_1981|memoir of learning computing]]  includes some general biographical information.
 
The [[First-Hand:Learning_About_Computers,_Programming,_and_Computer_System_Design_Circa_1963_-_1981|memoir of learning computing]]  includes some general biographical information.
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<h2>Involvement with and writing and editing for the IEEE and IEEE Computer Society</h2>
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[If you came from my home page, use the "Back" button to return to there; or click
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<a href="http://www.walden-family.com/dave">here</a> to go to my home page.]
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<b>Positions</b>
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<li>Life member of the IEEE and member of the IEEE Computer Society.
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<li>Founding chair of the IEEE Internet Award committee (involved through the first several of its award cycles).
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<li>Member of the editorial board of the <I>IEEE
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Annals of the History of Computing</I> since 2006.
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<li>Anecdotes editor 2008-2012
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<li>Interviews editor 2012-2013
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<li>Anecdotes editor again starting in 2013<li>Acting Editor-in-Chief June 2014 to December 2014
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<li>Events and Sightings editor, starting mid-2020
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<li>Computer Society Certificate of Appreciation in Recognition of Outstanding Service, awarded in 2013, for my work with the <i>Annals</i>
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<li>IEEE Computer Society Outstanding Contribution Award, June 2015: “In recognition of outstanding service to the success of the magazine <i>IEEE Annals of the History of Computing</i>, and in particular for his leadership as Acting Editor-in-Chief.”
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<li>Member of the IEEE Computer Society History Committee, 2011-to present
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<li>2011-2012 Chair of the <a href="http://www.computer.org/portal/web/volunteercenter/history">IEEE Computer Society History Committee</a>, <br>during which time I acted as publisher for  <a href="http://www.computer.org/comphistory/">the committee's website</a>, and particularly for the <a href="http://www.computer.org/portal/documents/115328/3634026/india-monograph.pdf">history of computing in India by V.Rajaraman</a> and the <a href="http://www.computer.org/portal/documents/3621345/5117753/Timeline+of+computing+history.pdf">update of the Society's computing history timeline</a> and co-created the <a href="https://annals-extras.org">History Committee's website</a>.
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<li>I remain a member of the History Committee and am co-maintainer of its website.
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<li>Computer Society Certificate of
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Appreciation in Recognition of Outstanding Service, awarded in 2011, for my work with the History Committee.
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<li>Member of the Computer Society's Golden Core, awarded in 2013, for my "contributions to the Society's success."
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<li><a href="my-history.html">My journey</a> doing computing history for the IEEE Computer Society

Revision as of 01:45, 1 September 2020

David Walden
Birthdate
1942/06/07
Birthplace
Longview, Washington

Biography

[biography construction just begun]

The memoir of learning computing includes some general biographical information.

Involvement with and writing and editing for the IEEE and IEEE Computer Society

[If you came from my home page, use the "Back" button to return to there; or click <a href="http://www.walden-family.com/dave">here</a> to go to my home page.]
<img src="http://walden-family.com/dave-email-small.jpg">

    Positions
  • Life member of the IEEE and member of the IEEE Computer Society.
  • Founding chair of the IEEE Internet Award committee (involved through the first several of its award cycles).
  • Member of the editorial board of the IEEE Annals of the History of Computing since 2006.
    • Anecdotes editor 2008-2012
    • Interviews editor 2012-2013
    • Anecdotes editor again starting in 2013
    • Acting Editor-in-Chief June 2014 to December 2014
    • Events and Sightings editor, starting mid-2020
    • Computer Society Certificate of Appreciation in Recognition of Outstanding Service, awarded in 2013, for my work with the Annals
    • IEEE Computer Society Outstanding Contribution Award, June 2015: “In recognition of outstanding service to the success of the magazine IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, and in particular for his leadership as Acting Editor-in-Chief.”
  • Member of the IEEE Computer Society History Committee, 2011-to present
  • Member of the Computer Society's Golden Core, awarded in 2013, for my "contributions to the Society's success."

  • <a href="my-history.html">My journey</a> doing computing history for the IEEE Computer Society