Following the success of the First Conference of Research Software Engineers, we are pleased to announce that the Second Conference will be held at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester on the 7-8 September 2017. As for the First Conference, we are expecting an international mix of over 200 attendees, and a programme full of interesting talks, posters, hands-on tutorials and discussion workshops.


Registration for the conference has now SOLD OUT

Information for Conference Attendees

We are publishing and keeping up to date a page of information for conference attendees. Please regularly check this page for information and updates about the conference.

Conference Programme

A list of the titles and abstracts of the talks, and the workshops and hands-on tutorials is available, as well as the complete conference programme. Information on how to nominate your preferred workshops/tutorials is given here.

Related Workshop

The Workshop on Sustainable Software for Science: Practice and Experiences (WSSSPE5.1) will be held at the School of Computer Science at the University of Manchester on Wednesday 6th September (day before RSE2017). This workshop aims to capture the state of the art in sustainable research software, discuss ongoing efforts to improve it, and identify potential topics to act upon. Registration for WSSSPE5.1 is separate to registration for RSE2017, and is handled on their website.


We are pleased to announce the following organisations as sponsors of the Second RSE Conference: