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Yet another WoSR blog post

Annie has already shared her thoughts on our visit and her talk about collaboration at Women of Silicon Roundabout - you can check it out here.  WoSR was a very broad conference, with topics ranging from the personal (overcoming impostor syndrome) to the technical (machine learning and its place in business) and the strategic (a track dedicated …
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Women of Silicon Roundabout 2019 Summary

Last week Katherine, Lies and I attended the Women of Silicon Roundabout (WoSR) Conference at the ExCel Centre in London.  The conference was huge, boasting more than 5000 attendees with 8 parallel talking tracks and 8 parallel workshop sessions.  There were six main themes to the conference: The Future of Tech The 2019 Tech-Pulse The …
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Workshop on Economic Science with Heterogeneous Interacting Agents (WEHIA) 2019

Last week we attended WEHIA 2019 at City, University of London. WEHIA is an annual conference bringing together researchers, mainly in academia, from a number of disciplines, including economics (e.g. econophysics; complexity economics; experimental economists; behavioural economics), finance, physics, computing - all interested in understanding the economy as a complex system made up of heterogeneous …
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Europandas summit 2019

Last weekend we attended the first Europandas summit in London hosted by Oakam.  The schedule included an evening of talks on pandas and related topics as well as two full hack days on Saturday and Sunday. So on Friday the pandas enthusiasts assembled. The event was kicked off by the event organiser Marc Garcia, one of the …
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Social Simulation 2018 in Stockholm

Last week we attended the Social Simulation conference in Stockholm. It was the 14th annual event organised by the European Social Simulation Association that work to promote social simulation and computational social science. The theme of this year's conference was: looking in the mirror; reflecting on a growing field and community. There were about 120 …
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JAX DevOps London 2018

This week we attended the JAX DevOps conference in London: “The Conference for Continuous Delivery, Microservices, Docker & Clouds”. It was more about Continuous Delivery and Microservices than Docker and Clouds, more Dev than Ops, but still relevant to us. Continuous Delivery We attended several talks about continuous delivery. There were many subjects that all speakers agreed …
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