The 11th International Conference Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE) will be held in Dublin City University from 30 May to 1 June 2011 and is co-chaired by Dr. Rory O'Connor from the School of Computing, DCU.
Over the last eleven years the SPICE conference has become the number one source of choice for thousands of experts, speakers, visitors and exhibitors who are interested in ISO/IEC 15504 and the subject of process improvement and capability determination. Participants from more than 30 countries, a program committee from five continents and the best experts in the field make the perfect setting for exhibiting and reaching the international SPICE community.
The Business Informatics Groupin conjunction with the SAP University Alliance, hosted a SAP Introductory Workshop from May 16th - 20th at Dublin City University. SAP Introductory Workshops are for a faculty that are beginning to use the software in teaching and research and need to understand the fundamentals of using SAP, or for those who would like a refresher course before commencing teaching. The workshop ran for 5 days in the School of Computing and was a great succes. Well done to Dr. Markus Helfert who co-ordinated the event. For further information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Dublin City University Faculty of Engineering and Computing, will host their Final Year Projects Expo 2011on Tuesday 31stMay 2011 in the Helix
For over 20 years the Schoolof Computing in DCU have run this event to promote and celebrate their final year graduates on the BSc in Computer Applications course. This year we are also delighted to promote our final year graduates from the School of Electronic Engineering. The event will take place on Tuesday morning 31stMay at 8.00am in the Helix with a breakfast and proceedings will be opened by our DCU President Prof. Brian McCraith, joined by guest speaker Liam Ryan, Managing Director from SAP Ireland.
The 33rd European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2011) will be held in Dublin from the 18th to the 21st of April 2011. ECIR will bring together leaders in the field of web search and information retrieval for a comprehensive overview of latest developments and the presentation of new research results in the field of Information Retrieval; which is the field of research that brought us Search Engines and lead to the development of companies such as Google and Yahoo! ECIR is the second largest Information Retrieval worldwide annually and this year, Dr Cathal Gurrin (CLARITY, DCU) brings ECIR to Ireland for the first time in April 2011.