BCS news


10th January 2018 |

Inspiring Tomorrow's World - Finalists announced for the 2018 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards
The finalists in the eighth annual FDM everywoman in Technology Awards - celebrating the brightest individuals changing the face of technology in the UK and beyond - are announced today. This year’s theme “Inspiring Tomorrow’s World” highlights the importance of encouraging women to study STEM subjects from a young age and motivating them to pursue fulfilling, long-term careers in tech.


21st December 2017 |

Energising Tomorrow's World - Programme announced for the 2018 everywoman in Tech Forum
Additional headline speakers at the 4th annual everywoman in Tech Forum have been announced, and the inspiring line-up is set to feature some of the world’s most influential female tech entrepreneurs alongside innovative heads of business embracing disruptive technology.


17th October 2017 |

2018 everywoman in Tech Forum - Book now for early bird discount
The next everywoman in Tech Forum will be returning to London on 8 February 2018. Book now, before 1st November, to benefit from the early bird 20% discount.


11th October 2017 |

Deadline extended for the 2018 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards Inspiring Tomorrow’s World
Now in it’s eighth year, nominations for the 2018 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards have been extended. You now have until Monday 16 October to nominate inspirational women in tech!


19th September 2017 |

Call to nominate for the 2018 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards
Now in its eighth year, the 2018 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards will uncover and celebrates the most inspirational women working within STEM industries, demonstrating the vast range of career opportunities that the sector has to offer for women.


19th July 2017 |

Obituary - A J (Fred) Thomas
Long-time BCS member Alfred J Thomas (always known as Fred) died after a short illness, aged 96 years.


23rd June 2017 |

BCS Past President and Fellows Celebrate Royal Honours
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT is delighted that a number of its members were recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.


12th June 2017 |

BCS EXIN SIAM® Foundation Certification receives itSMF UK endorsement
itSMF UK has formally endorsed the new BCS EXIN SIAM® Foundation Certification. The qualification scheme provides a new opportunity for professional development in a burgeoning area of service management.


23rd May 2017 |

Building a winning team
The development of technical leadership capabilities is often overlooked as a training requirement in organisations but skills such as critical thinking and knowing when and how to exert your influence are key to business success.


6th February 2017 |

DfE seeks panels of professionals to drive technical education reform
In July last year, the Government set out its vision in the Post 16 Skills Plan 2016, which accepted all the recommendations made by the Independent Panel on Technical Education on how to improve technical education in England.