CPHC Conference 2016 Schedule

Most conference presentations now available:

Monday 25th AprilParallel Morning Session:

9:30am – 12 noon New Heads Workshop – with Dr Iain Phillips, Loughborough University.

10:30am – 12 noon CygnetS: What would you want from an Athena SWAN community for Computer Science? – with Dr Carron Shankland, Stirling University.

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

1:00pm – 5:30pm Afternoon Session:

Employability and Accreditation in CS – Sir Nigel Shadbolt

BCS Accreditation  – Dr Bill Mitchell

Degree Apprenticeships – The Employer Perspective – Jenny Taylor, IBM

EPSRC Strategy and Priorities – Liam Blackwell

Entrepreneurship in CS – Panel includes Zia Hayat, Colin Adams


Dinner: Drinks Reception and Dinner at Manchester Town Hall  (With after dinner speaker Professor Steve Furber)

Tuesday 26th April

9:15am – 12:00 noon Morning Session:

GECCO: Building a Graduate Employability Community for Computing – Professor Sally Fincher, CPHC

Focus on CS Education – Professor Sean Ryan, Higher Education Academy

Higher Education Funding – Nicola Turner, HEFCE

BCS Proposition for Students – Olivia Tan

Alan Turing Institute – TBA

12:00noon-1:00pm: Lunch

Afternoon Session: Optional trip to MOSI to see ‘Baby’

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