The G52GRP Open Day 2013
8 May, 2013
(Selection of photos below; most photos here. See also the
Breakfast in the Hub ... Long day ahead!
Setting up the stalls
Annual cupcake baking competition?!
And some healthier options
Well ... a little chocolate cannot hurt?
Some of the great posters!
Left to right:
Prof. David Brailsford (School of CS, GPAC Chair),
Dr. John Lumley (HP Labs, Bristol, 1984–2009),
Neil Kilbride (Esendex Ltd),
Prof. Uwe Aickelin (School of CS, Head of School)
Neil Kilbride, Esendex, and John Lumley
Sam Allen, Google, and Cath Hope, Google
Open Day Fair
Simon Stewart, Facebook; Dipa Patel introducing
Cath Hope, Google London
Sam Allen, Google Zürich
Mike Booth, BBC
Words of Wisdom
Paul Shannon, 7digital
The 7digital and Esendex Prize for Software Quality to
The School Group Project Prize for Best Project to
The 7digital and Esendex Prize for Software Quality
School's Special Prize for Outstanding Performance
School Group Project Prize for Best Project
Post-awards afternoon tea and mingling!
Special feature: the UNMC G52GRP Open Day, 24 April 2013
Note that three mobility students
represented their UNMC group also at the Nottingham Open Day.
Thanks to all who helped making the Open Day 2013 a success! First of all, the
group project students!
And then a big thank you to our sponsors
provided support lectures, prizes, and help with the judging.
Particular thanks to our contacts, Paul Shannon, 7digital, and Neil Kilbride
and Alex Lea, Esendex, who put in both a lot of effort and enthusiasm!
Another big thank you to the alumni speakers and their respective
companies for very interesting talks: Simon Stewart (Facebook),
Cath Hope (Google), Sam Allen (Google), Mike Booth (BBC).
And then, in no particular order:
Head of School Uwe Aickelin.
David Brailsford (chair), Uwe Aickelin, Neil Kilbride, Alex Lea, John Lumley.
Steve Bagley and Alex Pinkney for help with the posters and prize certificates.
Nick Reynolds, Tomasz Glazer, and the rest of TSG.
Dipa Patel, Maryam Marchenko, Daniel Serotsky, Hannah Robinson,
Carolina Gonzalez-Orbegoso, and the rest of the admin team.
And last, but not the least, all the group project
Last updated 20 June 2013.