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The Association for Computing Machines via its special interest groups for Graphics and Algorithms and Computation Theory sponsors an annual meeting on Computational Geometry. The proceedings of this conference has been published every year since the first conference was held in 1985. Papers in these volumes can be accessed via the ACM Portal.
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