BCS Events in Scotland

Below is a list of forthcoming events in Scotland that are being organised by the BCS. This includes BCS Branch meetings, Specialist Group meetings and other BCS events. Click on an event title for more details of that event.

See also: other events in Scotland that may be of interest to Information Systems Professionals.

Date Location Event Organiser
7th March
18:30 - 19:45
Edinburgh The Internet of Things and Cyber Security
Speaker: Roger Whiteley, Fujitsu Distinguished Engineer
Venue: Room 4.31, University of Edinburgh Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB
Edinburgh Branch
8th March
17:30 - 20:30
Edinburgh #Press for Progress - panel discussion on this year's International Women's Day theme
Panel: Talat Yaqoob from Equate, Jude McCorry from The Data Lab, and Ilana Munckton from Skyscanner
Venue: Sopra Steria, Orchard Brae House, 30 Queensferry Road, Edinburgh, EH4 2HS
Scotland Women in Technology + BCSWomen Scotland
15th March
16:10 - 17:00
Edinburgh Co-designing eHealth: user-centred design and participation of end-users in eHealth solutions
Speaker: Dr Santiago Martinez, PhD, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Agder, Norway.
Venue: Old Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG
This event will also be broadcast remotely.
BCS Health and Care Scotland
Saturday 31st March
15:00 - 16:30
Edinburgh Sidney Michaelson Memorial Lecture at the Edinburgh International Science Festival
Are Friends Electric? Our Future Lives with Robots
Speaker: Prof Tony Prescott, Director of Sheffield Robotics
Venue: Auditorium, National Museum of Scotland.
Tickets for this event must be purchased from the EISF here
Edinburgh Branch
4th April
18:30 - 19:45
Edinburgh Satellites, Big Data and Intelligence - Bird.i: a case study
Speaker: Brendan Austin
Venue: Room 4.31, University of Edinburgh Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB 
Edinburgh Branch