BCS Berkshire : The Great Space Debate 2010

Thursday, March 18 2010  6-9.30pm, Reading University Great Hall, London Road, Reading, RG1 5AQ Speakers: Chaired and moderated by Chris Parker Dr Chris Welch, Astronautics & Space System Lecturer, Kingston University Dr David Clements, Astrophysics Lecturer, Kingston University  Derek Wall, Green Party Principal Speaker Dr Stuart Eves, Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL), Guildford  Each year… Read more »

BCS Berkshire : Professionalism in the IT Industry – President of the BCS

16th February, 2010, Starting at 7:30pm – Room 1.03, Palmer Building, Whiteknights Campus, Reading University IT practitioners are the secret to the smooth running of today‚Äôs information society and advances in the IT industry demand a profession able to call on a pool of qualified professionals working to approved standards. Elizabeth Sparrow, the current BCS… Read more »

BCS Berkshire Branch – IT Efficiency Service Management in Theory and Practice (ITIL® Course)

When: 17th Nov 2009, 09:00 – 17th Nov 2009, 16:30 Where: Blue Mountain Golf Centre, Wood Lane, Binfield, Berkshire, RG42 4EX Town/City: Binfield Organiser: Berkshire Branch Further Information: Further Information John Perks (Partners in IT)Service Management has much to offer competitive businesses in improving their IT capability to meet business requirements, and to maximise the… Read more »

BCS Roger Needham Lecture 2009

Dr Byron Cook, Microsoft Research and Queen Mary University of London  Proving the programs eventually do something good Software failures can be sorted into two groups: those that cause the software to crash, and those that result in the software hanging. Although crashes are frustrating, we at least know that we must take drastic action… Read more »