Visit and address by BCS President Roger Marshall FBCS CITP

22 May 2013, 7.00pm - 9.00pm

Prospect Building 009, Lecture Theatre, St Peters Campus, Chester Road, Sunderland, SR1 3SD.

Free of charge for both BCS and non-Members.

BCS President Roger Marshall FBCS CITP (closing address)

Event description:

  • Introducing myself and how the Presidential Office fits in the BCS Governance Structure
  • Vision, Mission, Strategic Priorities and Values
  • Priorities, Issues and Challenges
  • Key Initiatives
  • Presidential Theme
    • “Engagement with students and young professionals”
    • Working party on student engagement last year
    • Plan to set up student chapters in universities (subject to funding and the results of a pilot)
    • Doing more for younger members, such as new CPD portal, mentoring and CVs, support for entrepreneurs
    • Encouraging young people to enter the profession