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Near Northampton: BCS Coventry - Data Driven Dance


Taken from http://coventry.bcs.org/data-driven-dance-7pm-19th-oct-2016/

Brief AGM followed by Data Driven Dance

Date:  Wednesday 19th October 2016
Time: AGM: 18:15 prompt – please. Refreshments from 18:00. Main talk from 18:45.
Speaker:  Genevieve Smith-Nunes   – Chief Cyborg  – Readysaltedcode – www.readysaltedcode.org
Location:    EC 1-03 Coventry University – Engineering and Computing block, first floor (room 3 on the first floor)
BCS Meetings are free to attend.
Our AGM is intentionally short: we will have our usual planning meeting February (2017) ; the report from the  Treasurer will be available from here shortly – please read them in advance of the meeting so we can quickly get through the AGM and get on with the very interesting talk! Please forward all nominations for Chair, Secretary and Treasurer to the Branch Secretary:  coventry_secretary@bcs.org.uk
The report from the Chairman and Secretary are here:  agm2016chairman          secretarysreport2016
Data Driven Dance Abstract:
Where the worlds of computing and classical ballet collide Readysaltedcode are bringing computer science theory and concepts to life through the art of classical ballet and the world of digital through the use of a variety of technologies to enhance the performance which are then turned into classroom resources for educators around the world to use. From theory to data to dance.
One of the main aims of readysaltedcode is to engage girls into loving computing; this talk is especially apt this month as it is Lady Ada day on 11th October.

See also http://coventry.bcs.org/data-driven-dance-7pm-19th-oct-2016/


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