The Policies of the Distinguished Speakers Program

Chapters are responsible for the local expenses of the DSP speaker, including accommodations and meals. The speaker's travel expenses to and from the event site are handled by ACM headquarters.

Guidelines on International Travel for Chapters and Speakers

Cost of Trip Number of attendees required
$600 and below 50
$600 - $1000 100
$1000 - $2000 300

ACM chapters requesting a speaker must be in good standing, having completed the most recent annual report, due at the close of the fiscal year, June 30.