BCS Academy and University College London will present the 13th London Hopper Colloquium on Thursday, 25 May 2017 at the BCS headquarters in London.
This one-day event will feature women speakers talking about their research, as well as the Research Spotlight competition, which is open to postgraduate students. It will provide lots of opportunities to network with other new researchers in the field of computing.
YOU CAN BOOK TICKETS (WHICH ARE FREE) FOR THE HOPPER COLLOQUIUM HERE.
INFORMATION ABOUT THE RESEARCH SPOTLIGHT COMPETITION CAN BE FOUND HERE.
10:00 - 11:00 Registration & refreshments, networking opportunity
11:00 - 11:10 Welcome, Professor Caroline Wardle, University College London
11:10 - 11:15 Introduction to the day's events, Dr Lynda Thomas, Aberystwyth University
11:15 - 11:45 Simulations of the human heart shed light on mechanisms underpinning atrial fibrillation, Dr Anna Muszkiewicz, University of Oxford
11:45 - 12:15 Research Spotlight 1 - student presentations
12:15 - 12:45 Cybersecurity: the billion-pound problem, Juliet Grout, IBM
12:45 - 13:15 Research Spotlight 2 - student presentations
13:15 - 14:45 Buffet lunch, networking opportunity
14:45 - 15:15 Assistive devices for the hearing-impaired, past and present, Dr Ifat Yasin, University College London
15:15 - 15:45 Building user-centred rehabilitation technologies, Dr Lynne Baillie, Heriot-Watt University
15:45 - 16:00 Awarding of prizes for best Research Spotlight presentations
More information about the Hopper Colloquium 2017 can be found by clicking here.
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