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  • BCS has awarded its Lovelace Medal for 2006 to Sir Tim Berners-Lee, director of the World Wide Web Consortium, and the Roger Needham Award to Dr Andrew Fitzgibbon for his contributions to computer vision and machine learning.
  • The innovative nature of BCS members has landed them prizes at the recent Female Inventor of the Year 2006 (BFIIN) awards.
  • The importance of business analysis in ensuring the success of an IT project will be highlighted at a BCS event in London on 15 May.
  • BCS IT Job Describer, a new professional development solution that will help employers build job descriptions for their IT staff, is to be launched at an event in London on 26 April.
  • The deadlines to enter the technology and business achievements categories in the BCS IT Professional Awards 2006 are almost upon us: 31 March and 5 April respectively.
  • Past President of the BCS Professor Wendy Hall has been named as one of six outstanding women in UK science.
  • If you are a scientist or engineer who would like to better understand how science gets reported by the press, you could do so by obtaining a BA media fellowship.
  • Professor Geoffrey Cook, a BCS fellow, who served on the BCS Council and Education Committee, passed away on 3 March 2006 at the age of 77.
  • ProNetworking, the latest event series to be organized by the BCS Young Professionals Group (YPG), will be launched on 4 May in London.
  • BCSWomen held a party last month in honour of its fifth birthday so that women who usually keep in contact via the internet would have a chance to meet up in person. More than eighty women went along to the bash in London.