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Jonathan will be reviewing a brief history of Linux and the impact Linux continues to have in IT deployment for industry.

Speakers

  • Annual General Meeting: Charlie Houston-Brown (Chairperson) and Jon Westlake (Vice Chairperson)
  • Presentation: Tux the penguin is 30 years old - Jon Westlake - Entrepreneur in Residence (EiR) at Staffordshire University

Agenda

6:00pm - 'In person' registration and refreshments.
6:30pm - Hybrid meeting room opens and Annual General Meeting begins.
7:10pm - Annual General Meeting finishes.
7:15pm - Tux the penguin is 30 years old - followed by a question and answer session.
8:15pm - Hybrid meeting room closes followed by 'in person' refreshments and networking.
9:00pm - Event closes.

Synopsis

To celebrate Linux's recent birthday, Jonathan will be reviewing a brief history of Linux and the impact Linux continues to have in IT deployment for industry.

Brief examples of Linux role in education and the future of this much loved operating system will also feature.

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Our events are for adults aged 16 years and over.

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

COVID-19

BCS is following government guidelines and we would ask attendees to continue to also follow these guidelines. Please go to https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ for more information, advice, and instructions.

This event is brought to you by: BCS North Staffordshire branch

Hybrid event: Tux the penguin is 30 years old: Preceded by Branch Annual General Meeting
Date and time
Tuesday 31 January, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location
Staffordshire University
The Creative Lab, First Floor of Mellor Building
College Road
Stoke-on-Trent
ST4 2DE
Price
Free