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This talk was advertised on campus and was well attended with 31 people registering. The role of the Research Software Engineer (RSE) is just starting to be recognized even though software specific to a research project is critical to the success of most projects. Many RSEs have a varied career...

This was the annual 1 day conference for the RSE Leeds network. It was attended by 150 people; 35 people registered on the deep learning workshop and 19 on the machine learning workshop. This is a 1 day workshop on AI and Machine Learning, in the morning there are introductory...

Catherine Jones, Kirsty Pringle, Tania Allard and Joanna Leng will run this workshop at the RSE 2018 in Birmingham, UK on the 3rd and 4th of September 2018. You can register at https://tinyurl.com/ConfRSE18 and see the programme on the conference website http://rse.ac.uk/conf2018/programme/.

This event has now happened: 39 people book a place. It was mainly attended by women but as these events are open to men so that they can understand the issues we did have one man who attended. The meeting went down well and many copies of the slides were...

This event has now happened: 37 people booked a place and there was a lively discussion at the end of the meeting. The meeting was mainly attended by staff from IT services and so I am in the process of organising a similar talk and discussion for computationally focused academics....

I have made 3 week long trips to Diamond Light Source so far (written in July 2018). The first was in January when I started developing software with Laila Al-Madhagi, a PhD student. In this week we designed a software package of python scripts and wrote pseudo-code for the most...