Update: IT Skills for the Recession/Recovery event

A successful event BCS Northampton   IT Skills for the Recession/Recovery was held in the Newton Building, University of Northampton on the 9th March 2011 organised by Sarith Chandra,  Rashmi Dravid,and a team of University Students.

Speakers included
-Professor Kamal Bechkoum, Dean of School of Science and Technology, University of Northampton
-Rachel Cooper, QA/Risk Leader, GE Captial (UK Home Lending)
-Jonathon Berg, Director of Paradise Computing Ltd
-Ashley Cooper, Principal Consultant, Parc Ellis solutions Ltd

The event took the form of speaker presentations, a networking session and a panel discussion.

The audience included IT professional, and students (and some ex-students). Over 57 people attended with over 80% of those who filled in the feedback form, rated the event of high value and of a high standard.

For more details of past and future events can be found at BCS Northampton Branch.