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
22nd - 23rd May Glasgow Technology in Peri-operative Medicine
Venue: Strathclyde Technology and Innovation Centre
Booking
BCS Health Scotland and SCATA
25th May
14:00 - 15:00
Edinburgh BCS Health Scotland and IBM Watson Health Executive Lead UK
Speaker: Thomas Balkizas, IBM Watson Health Executive Lead UKI
Venue: Edinburgh University, The old Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 6, Room 1.9 EH8 9AG
BCS Health Scotland
25th May
15:00 - 20:00
Glasgow An afternoon and evening of social robotics at the University of Glasgow
Social Robotics Demonstrations, Discussions and Refreshments, followed by::
Karen Spärck Jones Lecture 2017: Creating Robots That Care
Speaker: Professor Maja Matarić of the University of Southern California
Venues: The Atrium, Wolfson Building, University of Glasgow for the afternoon session; Room 208 Sir Alexander Stone Building, University of Glasgow for the lecture.
Booking
BCS Women, the Athena Swan Committee and SICSA
25th May
17:30 - 20:00
Edinburgh An evening of social robotics at the University of Edinburgh
Including live streaming of:
Karen Spärck Jones Lecture 2017: Creating Robots That Care
Speaker: Professor Maja Matarić of the University of Southern California
Venue: University of Edinburgh Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB
Booking
The University of Edinburgh
and BCS Women
7th June
18:30 - 19:45
Edinburgh Raspberry PIs to Supercomputers
Speaker: Alistair Grant, EPCC
Venue: Room 4.31, University of Edinburgh Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB
Please book via Eventbrite
Edinburgh Branch
4th July
18:30 - 19:30
on-line webinar 7 steps to becoming a digital learning pioneer
Speaker: TBA
Book on-line.
Learning & Development Specialist Group
2nd August
18:30 - 19:45
Edinburgh Beautiful code: code with better type
Speaker: Peter Hilton
Venue: Room 4.31, University of Edinburgh Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB
Edinburgh Branch