The conference will feature a mix of talks, posters, discussion workshops and hands-on tutorials. All together these will provide attendees with the opportunity to learn new skills, discuss the state of research software engineering, network and share knowledge. The conference will take place over two days of the 7th and 8th September. The conference will be held in the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry. A list of the titles and abstracts of the talks, and the workshops and hands-on tutorials is available, with keynote speakers and the allocation of presentations to individual parallel sessions announced nearer the time.

View titles and abstracts of the talks

View workshops and hands-on tutorials abstracts

Provisional Outline Programme

Thursday 7th September

  • 10.00am-10.45am – Arrival and registration
  • 10.45am-11.15am – Welcome Talk (Garratt 1 & 2)
  • 11.15am-12.00pm – Keynote Talk 1 (Garratt 1 & 2)
  • 12.00pm-12.30pm – Keynote Talk 2 (Garratt 1 & 2)
  • 12.30pm-12.45pm – Conference Photo
  • 12.45pm-1.45pm – Lunch and Posters
  • 1.45pm-3.15pm – Parallel Sessions 1
  • 3.15pm-3.45pm – Refreshments break and Posters
  • 3.45pm-5.15pm – Parallel Sessions 2
  • 5.30pm-6.30pm – UKRSE Annual General Meeting (Garratt 2)
  • 7.00pm-9.00pm – Conference dinner at the Power Hall in the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry

Friday 8th September

  • 9.00am-9.15am – Welcome to the second day (Garratt 1 & Garratt 2)
  • 9.15am-10.00am – Keynote Talk 3 (Garratt 1 & Garratt 2)
  • 10.00am-10.30am – Refreshments break and Posters
  • 10.30am-12.00pm – Parallel Sessions 3
  • 12.00pm-1.00pm – Lunch and Posters
  • 1.00pm-2.30pm – Parallel Sessions 4
  • 2.30pm-3.00pm – Refreshments break and Posters
  • 3.00pm-4.30pm – Parallel Sessions 5
  • 4.30pm-4.45pm – Conference wrap-up talk (Garratt 2)