Adele Newton has developed and managed a broad range of programs and strategic international partnerships in the university, technology and not-for-profit sectors across Canada, within North America and in Africa, Europe and China. Her career has focussed on connecting diverse partners from technology, science and the arts to work together on exciting and innovative projects. Her current projects include her work as Executive Director of CS-Can|Info-Can and University Relationship Manager for Profound Impact Corporation. Adele is a graduate of the Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Waterloo.
Adele has served in a range of ACM SIGGRAPH roles, including Registration Chair in 1984, Conference Co-Chair for ACM SIGGRAPH 88, member of the Executive Committee as Chair of the Conference Planning Committee and chair of the ACM SIGGRAPH 2019 Business Symposium. She is currently Chair of the ACM SIGGRAPH Communications Committee and member of the SIGGRAPH 50th Conference Anniversary Executive Committee.