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BCS South Yorkshire write up of BCS Womens’ Lovelace Colloquium 2016

Date: 31 March 2016

On Thursday the 31st of March, we (Eva Barabas and Andy Shaw) from the South Yorkshire branch of BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT attended the annual BCS Womens’ Lovelace Colloquium event at Sheffield Hallam University. This was a conference and a networking event, with the aim to inspire female students to develop careers in the IT Industry.

Read a full write up of the event


Write up - Tech for Troops event - 6 March 2016

Date: 6 March 2016

Myself, from the South Yorkshire branch of the British Computer Society (BCS) and my friend Tony Hall (who is also from the BCS), had the pleasure of attending an event, titled “Tech for Troops” which took place on Sunday the 6th of March 2016.

The event was organised to help inspire ex-forces personnel, as well as the armed forces personnel who were soon to be discharged from the armed forces, to develop careers in IT and Cyber Security.

Read a full write up of the event


Troubleshooting Windows 7 for Advanced Users

Date: 14 April 2011

These pictures were taken during the Troubleshooting Windows 7 for Advanced Users lecture with Mike Halsey. Click on a picture for a larger image.


Copyright vs Community in the Age of Computer Neworks Event

Date: 5 March 2011

These pictures were taken during the Copyright vs Community in the Age of Computer Networks lecture with Richard Stallman, a joint event with the IET; many thanks to the IET for organising this event with us. Click on a picture for a larger image.


Interested in joining the committee?

Date: 15 April 2010

We are always looking for and welcome new committee members. Anyone interested in joining are encouraged to come along to the next event to talk to us. Nominations for new members take place annually at the branch AGM.

 


Bletchley Park (On-site visit)

Date: 20 March 2010

These pictures were taken during the on-site visit to Bletchley Park, a joint event with the West Yorkshire Branch; many thanks to the West Yorkshire Branch for organising this event with us. Click on a picture for a larger image.


A warm welcome to SYBCS' new Chair

Date: 21 May 2009

Neil Bizzel handed over the role of SYBCS Chair to Steve Hartley at the 2009 AGM. Steve will be steering the SYBCS branch for the 2009-2010 season.

 


SkillCentre: MasterClass in Influencing Skills

Date: 18 April 2009

A YPG Event, to be held in Leeds, is scheduled for 28-April-2009 and Influencing Skills is the focus. Any BCS members interested can register and attend for free, with non-members only required to pay £5 to register. Full details are available here.

 


Electric Works at Digital Campus (On-site visit)

Date: 19 February 2009

These pictures were taken during the on-site visit to the Electric Works at Digital Campus. Click on a picture for a larger image.


BCS South Yorkshire Branch LinkedIn Group

Date: 18 January 2009

The BCS South Yorkshire branch has now set up a group on the professional network site LinkedIn. Joining this group will allow members to have online discussions and network. If you are already a member of LinkedIn you can simply add this group; for non-members of LinkedIn you can join at no cost. Please note SYBCS and LinkedIn are not affiliated. You can join the SYBCS LinkedIn group here.

 


Autumn 2007 Newsletter

Date: 1 November 2007

The Newsletter is available in Adobe PDF Format. Please click on the link to view the newsletter in your browser or alternatively right-click on the link and select "Save Link As" to download a copy to your computer for later viewing.

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BCS 50th Anniversary Quiz

Date: 1 October 2007

These pictures were taken during the quiz held as part of the BCS 50th Anniversary programme. Click on a picture for a larger image.


BCS at Sheffield Hallam University

Date: 1 September 2007

This picture was taken while the South Yorkshire Branch were promoting the BCS to Sheffield Hallam University's students. Click on a picture for a larger image.