Category: Conferences & Courses

Global FinTech & Blockchain Conference – 28 February 2019

GSU is partnering with the largest university-led Global FinTech & Blockchain conference in the world on the 28th February at Imperial College London.

The Conference has secured an incredible lineup of speakers including: Co-Founders of Monzo, Starling Bank, Partner at ConsenSys, CEOs of AppliedBlockchain, Iwoca and eToro, Board Members of N26, Curve and Loot, Co-launcher of Ethereum and Dubai’s National Blockchain Strategy, the Global Head of Digital at Mastercard, Head of Digital Innovation at HSBC, Global Blockchain Lead at Accenture, top investors from Europe’s largest seed funds including SpeedInvest, leaders from Ripple, Hyperledger, the Emerging Payments Association and many more!

Make sure you don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to be a part of the something that will expand your knowledge, let you hear from and meet the most high profile names in FinTech & Blockchain and that will create many unique opportunities for you! The conference will be a very memorable, insightful and unique event for everyone interested in FinTech & Blockchain.

More Info: https://globalfintechandblockchainconference.com

Introductory Medical Statistics – two day course 23/24 May, 2019

http://www.lungsatwork.org.uk/courses/introductory-medical-statistics-two-day-course-6

Two-day event (Thursday 23 to Friday 24 May) designed to introduce anyone who uses statistics in their work or research to:

– statistical concepts including: epidemiological study design

– identifying and describing different data types

– selection of appropriate statistical tests (two and three group scenarios)

– calculation of sample size for basic study designs

– principles behind various forms of regression analysis, including survival analysis.

Suitable for – Doctors, nurses, clinical research fellows and postgraduate students

Accreditation by the Royal College of Physicians (12 CPD points) to be sought

Venue (map can be viewed here; photos on page 2) –

National Heart and Lung Institute

Education Centre, Paul Wood Lecture Theatre

Guy Scadding Building

Dovehouse Street

London SW3 6LY

British Federation of Women Graduates – 08 June 2019

RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS DAY

Saturday June 8th 2019

10.30am – 4.00pm

At BFWG HQ: 4 Mandeville Courtyard, 142 Battersea Park Road, London SW11 4NB

Are you a postgraduate woman student? Do you have research you would like to present to a discerning audience – and have the chance of winning a small prize of £120 for the best presentation to a general audience?  Or would you like to join with us just to listen to other postgraduate women students presenting their research? The Research Presentations Day (RPD) offers these opportunities. Past attendees, both presenters and audience, have found the Day thoroughly enjoyable and helpful in developing presentation skills.

If you think you would like to submit an abstract please go to our webpages www.bfwg.org.uk  where you can find more details and an abstract form.  Closing date for applications is Saturday March 23rd 2018.

All, postgraduates and anyone else interested (male or female), are welcome to attend as audience. Bona fide students (UG or PG) come free. For others there is a charge of £10. A sandwich lunch is included.  For further information or to express interest in attending, please contact: rpd@bfwg.org.uk

Specialist IT Training Courses for Postgraduate Students

Specialist Postgraduate IT Training on offer to Postgraduate Students from October 2013 – June 2014

Course Details
Specialist courses are offered for staff and postgraduates at Imperial College London.

The following courses have been scheduled:

  • C for Science
  • FORTRAN
  • LaTeX
  • R Programming
  • Linux/Unix
  • Linux for HPC Beginners
  • For more information, including how to book, please visit the website.