5G & The Future Mobile Network

On Monday 23rd November, we are pleased to welcome Tim Curry, Principal Network Architect at BT, to talk about “5G & The Future Mobile Network”. This event is jointly organised by BCS Mid-Wales and BCS South-Wales branches. 5G has been in the news a lot recently, but what is it all about? Do we need […]

AGM 2020 and ‘IT and the fight against Covid-19’

The AGM is on Monday 19th October 2020. The formal notice was sent out to members at the start of October. We are pleased to announce the speakers for the session that follows the AGM. The theme of the sessions is “IT and the fight against Covid-19.” The AGM starts at 18:30. The talks will […]

LoRaWAN, what is it, and who’s using it in Wales

For our first event after the summer, we are pleased to welcome Peter Williams from Welsh Government. He will be talking about “LoRaWAN, what is it, and who’s using it in Wales”. This is on Monday 28th September at 6.15pm. The session will look at LoRaWAN and the role it can play in the Internet […]

Programming Contest

Programming Contest

We are pleased to announce the first online BCS Mid-Wales Programming Contest. This is open to BCS Mid-Wales members, university students, and other interested parties. When: This will be held 11am – 3 pm, Saturday June 13th 2020  Where: Entirely online What: This is a timed event where participants solve puzzle like problems through coding. We will have […]

It’s a change initiative, Jim, but not as we know it!

Brendan D’Cruz We are pleased to welcome Dr Brendan D’Cruz to talk at the next BCS Mid-Wales session. This will be an online session, at 6:30pm on Tuesday 26th May 2020. The event is free and open to everyone. To register for the event, go to Eventbrite. Details of the event link will be emailed […]

Recreating the Polish Bomba, Predecessor to the Turing-Welchman Bombe

We are pleased to welcome Jerry McCarthy to talk about ‘Recreating the Polish Bomba’. The talk will be on Monday 24th February 2020, in the Physical Sciences building at Aberystwyth University (see map). Room to be confirmed. The talk will start at 6.15pm. There will be drinks and light refreshments outside in the foyer of […]

Building the Ethical Hacking Capability

We are pleased to welcome Mark Jones from the DVLA to talk about work on building a Ethical Hacking Team. This will be on Monday 25th November 2019, starting at 6pm. It will be held in the room MP-0.11 in the Physical Sciences building (see map for location). There will be light refreshments available from […]

Virtual and Augmented Reality at Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water

BCS Mid-Wales is pleased to invite Gary Smith and Cerys Middle to talk about the work on Virtual and Augmented Reality at Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water. The event starts at 6pm in MP-0.15 in the Physical Sciences building, Aberystwyth University (AccessAble information for MP-0.15 is available). There will be light refreshments in the foyer outside the […]

AGM 2019 and Talks on AI

AGM 2019 and Talks on AI

Our next meeting will be on Monday 28th October 2019. The meeting will begin with our Annual General Meeting for 2019 and continues with a set of talks on the theme of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Our speakers are lecturers and students in the Computer Science Department at Aberystwyth University.  Approximately Right is better than Precisely […]