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The BCS Nottingham & Derby Branch serves over 1,000 BCS members in the Nottingham and Derby area and beyond. Our aim is to provide both professional and social activities throughout the year. For details of our planned activities this year, please see the calendar page.
External Event: Cyber Security for Business organised by the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) East Midlands branch and the East Midlands Chambers of Commerce in Nottingham. The event is free to attend and takes place between 6pm and 8.30pm on Wednesday 28th January. It will focus on the Government's new cyber security standard, Cyber Essentials. More information and booking is available via the Chambers' eBusiness website.
A Committee Meeting [open to all] will follow the presentations.
Steve Nice has recently given a presentation at the BCS HQ to the Internet and Opensource SG's on a Cloud IaaS called OpenStack - (http://www.openstack.org/) You have another chance to see this at our branch on 20th October at the Novotel [off jn 25 M1] starting 19:00.
A Committee Meeting [open to all] will follow the presentation.
AGM followed by 'Using Agile in non-Agile organisations' by Jose Casal-Gimenez & David Daly
'User Needs' - The talk is about how 'user needs' affect both your website and your business. What are user needs? How do you capture them and what do you do with this information? Taking a look at how the government has transformed its website by putting the user first, Christine will look at how you can apply the same principles to your website.