CPHC Conference 2015 Schedule

Final schedule:

Monday 27th April

(Main conference: Arts II Lecture Theatre and Foyer)

12:00noon-1:00pm: Arrival, Registration and Lunch

1:00pm-1:05pm: Welcome and Conference Introduction, Sally Smith, CPHC Chair
1:05pm-1:30pm: Conference Keynote “Can Concurrency Become Easy?” Bertrand Meyer, ETH Zurich/Eiffel Software
1:30pm-2:15pm: Impact of Research: (REF 2014, ‘How CS fared’, Launch of Impact Report), Morris Sloman, UKCRC [Presentation Notes]
2:15pm-3:00pm: EPSRC Report and Q&A, Liam Blackwell, EPSRC [Presentation Notes]

3:00pm-3:15pm: Coffee break

3:15pm-3:45pm: CS Graduate Employment, Chris Millward, HEFCE [Presentation Notes]
3:45pm-4:30pm: Panel and Q&A on Graduate Employment (to include HEFCE, CPHC representatives)
4:30pm-5:00pm: The European Perspective, Carlo Ghezzi, Informatics Europe
5:00pm-5:45pm: CPHC Annual General Meeting (Accounts and Elections) AGM Papers now available
5:45pm: Summary and Close

6:00pm: Pre-dinner drinks reception, then dinner (6:30pm).  After-dinner speaker: Brian Randell, Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Investigator, Newcastle University (Senior Common Room, Queens Building)

Tuesday 28th April

(Main conference: Arts II Lecture Theatre and Foyer)

9:15am-9:45am: Arrival, Registration and Coffee

9:45am-10:15am: Conference Welcome and Keynote Maggie Philbin, CPHC Patron [Presentation Notes]
10:15am-10:45am: Athena Swan: Challenges and Opportunities Stan Scott, Queens University Belfast [Presentation Notes]

10:45am-11:15am: Coffee break and ‘Showcase of 50 years of computing teaching’

11:15am-11:30am: (ISC)2 Adrian Davies, MD EMEA (ISC)2
11:30am-12noon: Impact of Research (ICT in Horizon 2020), Vic Grout, CPHC/Glyndwr University
12noon-12:20pm: Impact on Graduates (Learning Development Group Workshops), Sally Fincher, CPHC/University of Kent

12:20pm-1pm: Lunch

1:pm-2:15pm: Impact on Students (BCS Accreditation & future directions consultation), Jeff Magee, BCS Academy

2:15pm: Close and coffee

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