Programming Languages - Glories and Blunders

Advanced Programming Specialist Group event

Date/Time:
Thursday 12th April 2007, 6.00pm

Venue:
The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London WC2 7HA. Nearest underground stations are Covent Garden and Charing Cross.

Speaker:
Brian Wichmann

Summary:
Around a dozen programming languages from Algol 60 to Python will be reviewed. Glories and blunders will be noted together with an attempts to explain why we have not learnt from our mistakes.

Admission:
Free, but to gain admission please e-mail your name to our Vice-Chairman, Dr Frank Martin, at - frank.martin@bcs.org.

CPD Value:
Half Unit

Slides:
View the slides for this event (PPT - 1.9 Mb)