[BCS Data Centre SG Committee] DataCenterDynamics at CeBIT

CeBIT have joined forces with DatacenterDynamics to create the world’s largest data centre event.  The BCS Data Centre Special Groups has negotiated a 15% discount, for all BCS members, on published admission prices by quoting code DCSG1 when registering. The event will take place under the huge roof of CeBIT‘s Hall 12, Hannover Exhibition Ground,… Read more »

[Event Summary] AGM and The Changing Face of Payments

We started the evening with the formalities of the Annual General Meeting agenda items. Details of which will be provided on this website. After completing the activities of the AGM we were presented with a thought provoking view on the way payments are changing. Tim’s presentation generated considerable discussion and we ultimately ran out of… Read more »

BCS Oxfordshire Branch – AGM Report 2013/2014

Venue: e-Research Centre, Oxford University, Keble Road Date: 13 November 2014 Time: 19:47 Apologies for Absence Belated apologies were received from: Chris Dawe Kwasi Owusu-Asomaning Minutes of Last Year’s AGM The notes of last years meeting had been published on the Branch web site. No comments had been received, and there were no comments at… Read more »

Oxford Brookes Student Prizes 2014

From left to right.  Dr Tom Shannon, keynote speaker at the graduation ceremony, and our speaker on 12 February 2015, Paul Oliver, Sheila Lloyd Lyons vice chair BCS Oxfordshire Branch, Dr Nigel Crook, Head of the Department of Computing and Communication Technologies  The best final Year Project in a computing subject (£150 prize plus certificate)… Read more »

[Event Summary] Artie the Robothespian

More information to follow but there is information about the related courses being awarded initial accreditation by British Computer Society (BCS) at http://cct.brookes.ac.uk/news/items/161014-cct-courses-bcs-accreditation.html. There is a short description of our BCS visit as well.