Education in User Experience (UX) Design

Vanessa explored the purpose of User Experience Design and Education, presenting examples of early technology and showing how, with the advent of the GUI (Graphical User Interface) the user experience came about, and with increasing complexity came the need to consider the user experience and their journey through a system.…

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Coventry Branch AGM 2020

14 people joined in for the AGM, mostly existing committee members. The Chairman and two committee members stood down, however we welcomed one back, and two other new people joined the committee. Of those, one is a student, hence not a full BCS member. The Treasurer and Secretary were re-elected…

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Ongoing Impact of CoronaVirus

BCS HQ advice is to continue with virtual meetings at least until the end of the year. While we are struggling to provide you with our usual 8 open events this year, we have successfully arranged that our first 3 will be webinars. As you know, 2021 is Coventry City…

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Coronavirus – COVID-19 – Impact

Following the recent outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus, Branch must ensure that we have appropriate guidance and support to protect you and us from infection. The BCS staff team are engaged in monitoring government advice and how it impacts the organisation and members. As the situation evolves, they will issue…

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Please can you help us to help you?

Are you getting value from your BCS membership? Please will you take a few minutes to think about what Coventry Branch means to you, how your committee runs it, and – more importantly for your Branch Secretrary – is he still providing value after 22 years in the post? What…

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Can batteries drive us to a greener future?

Our Christmas lecture asked “Can batteries transport us to a greener future”, the answer is “Yes”, however… At the moment the internal combustion engine provides a power-dense, and often over-specified, drive source for motor vehicles. It is a mature technology, and can be manufactured for a low cost-point (if you…

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Would you like email Reminders?

Do you like our meetings? Would you like to be kept informed/reminded of upcoming meetings, but you are not a BCS member? Simply email coventrynonmem@lists.bcs.org.uk with with join in the subject line, and you will then get emails from Branch Secretary about future meetings, and occasionally hot news from the…

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