Potential new members enjoy the sunshine and some cakesWanstead Bowls Club held a special open day last week in an attempt to attract new members and it proved an excellent afternoon. The weather was lovely and it was great to see so many people enjoying their bowls and also having some tea and cakes as rewards for their efforts. The day was completed with a spider competition which went down well with winner David Hamilton collecting a bottle of wi8ne for his efforts.
We’re at the end of the school year, and that means, for some of you, the end of graduate school. After a long time wrapped in the cozy constraints of academia, a number of you are about to emerge from your grad-school chrysalis as brilliant goddamn butterflies with PhDs or MFAs or MSs or MPAs or MEngs or EdDs or some other amazing credential that means you get to append letters to the end of your name like colorful, fragile wings.
CEDIA has announced that that Dave Evans, co-Founder and CTO of Stringify and former chief futurist at CISCO, will deliver the opening keynote at CEDIA 2017 in San Diego this September. Entitled “The Internet of Intelligent Things (IoIT)”, Evans’ keynote address will explore the next phase of IoT, including how to add intelligence to connected things and how these advances can open up new opportunities for integrators.