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Past events available here or from "Seasons past" on the left.

Did I mention that all our open meetings are open?
Don't forget to keep an eye on the Coventry MakerSpace events at http://www.meetup.com/CoventryMakerspace/  

Branch Events

All events are free (in the unlikely event they are not we will let you know up front) and booking is only essential where we ask you to prebook, e.g. for the Christmas Lecture. A booking link will then be provided by the event.  

ALASTAIR GRAHAM BRYCE MEMORIAL LECTURE -
Learn how to improve the future of Engineering IMechE event

Date Thursday 11 Jun 2015
Time 18:00 - Registration & Refreshements 18:00 - lecture 18:30 to 20:30
Speaker Richard Noble - OBE, Project Director, Bloodhound www.imeche.org/events/L6262
Location One Birdcage Walk, London
Abstract Dr Alastair Graham Bruce spent the last 12 years if his life exploring, developing and implementing ways of encouraging young people into engineering. The main platforms were fun and role models from industry.
Alistair was a founder of Imagineering as well as an active Secretary of the Foundation.

Bloodhound is an inspirational project led by inspirational Richard Noble who has combined these attributes among many others.
Against a background of today's low risk culture, Richard Noble specialises in developing high risk ventures. Obviously not all of them can be successful, but the Thrust2 programme which brought the World Land Speed Record back to Britain in 1983 and the Thrust SSC first ever supersonic land speed record programme are the best known.
Richard Noble's other projects include the ARV Super2 light aircraft, the Atlantic Sprinter Blue Riband contender, Programme Funding, an original television funding company, Farnborough Aircraft, the first distributed travel air taxi aircraft and currently the Mach 1.4 Bloodhound SSC project, the latest in the long line of Land Speed Record cars now being run through 3600UK. To register please visit http://www.imeche.org/events/L6262. For more in formation please e_mail: IMechE Event Enquiries or call +44 (0)20 7973 1258.
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Guinness World Record Attempt - Appathon BCS event

Date Saturday 13 Jun 2015
Time 10:00 - 10.00am sharp - close at 3:00pm
Speaker BCS HQ/BCS Women Group - overview of UK wide event at - www.bcs.org/content/ConWebDoc/54172
Location Warwick University, Building 12, Coventry, CV4 7AL
Abstract Design your own Android App on 13th June 2015, and take it home to show your friends and family!

Saturday the 13th June, BCSWomen will undertake a Guinness World Record attempt to achieve the largest number of individuals learning to code an Android App.Full details of the Coventry/Warwickshire presentation are at http://www.bcs.org/content/ConWebDoc/54586 including the booking link
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