ACM SIGMOD/PODS 2005 Conference

Baltimore, Maryland

June 13-16,2005


  • This year proceedings by default will be in softcopy (as a USB flash key), and hardcopy proceedings will need to be purchased.

  • Online Registration System

    Visa Application Letters from ACM

    Invitation letters are issued from ACM headquarters for attendees to submit in support of their visa applications. For those who are authors of papers, speakers, tutorial leaders, or have other specific responsibilities with the conference, this information can be included in the visa application letter. Please send your request for a visa application letter to Ginger Ignatoff (, and include your name, mailing address, and fax number, as well as the name of the conference you are attending.

    General Visa Information

    The site has information about obtaining a visa for those traveling to the United States. A similar site is Both have links to the individual websites for U.S. embassies and consulates worldwide. The embassy and consulate websites have very helpful information about procedures, timelines, communities served, required documentation, and fees.