BCSWomen Lovelace Colloquium, the UK's main conference for women computing students. Aimed at women, open to all.

Keynote Speaker - Helen Leigh: Maker, writer, lecturer, musician & nerd. Wrote The Crafty Kid’s Guide to DIY Electronics. Made the MINI·MU glove. Other speakers include women from Bloomberg, the BBC, and University of Salford. Posters will be displayed by women students studying at Universities from across the UK, from Aberdeen to Portsmouth. Plenty of time for networking!


09.30 Registration

10.00 Welcome

10.20 Keynote: Helen Leigh

11.20 Coffee break, with posters going up

11.40 Talk

12:10 Lunch & poster contests

14.30 Talk

15.00 Talk

15.30 Coffee break, posters coming down

16.00 Panel session on computing careers

16.45 Close & prizes

17.30 Social


The aims of this event are:

To provide a forum for undergraduate women and masters students to share their ideas and network
To provide a stimulating series of talks from women in computing, both from academia and industry
To provide both formal (talks) and informal (networking) advice to undergraduate women about careers in computing from a female perspective

For overseas delegates who wish to attend the event please note that BCS does not issue invitation letters.

“Please note there will be event photography for the duration of this event. These photos may be shared on University social media channels and/or the University website during and after the event. If you do not wish to have your photo included, please inform a member of staff on arrival at the event”



Visit http://bcswomenlovelace.bcs.org/

Lovelace Colloquium 2019 - BCSWomen
Date and time
Wednesday 17 April, 9:30am - 5:30pm
The University of Salford
New Adelphi
The Crescent
M5 4WT
This event is sold out