Dr. Michael Wybrow, Monash University
The value of programming skills and the role of software in research and industry.
Dr Michael Wybrow is passionate about software development and the value that these skills provide. As a Monash University academic, he has taught introductory software engineering to a wide range of undergraduate students. While overseeing student placements, he has observed first-hand the benefits that programming skills provide in both technical and non-technical organisations. As a researcher, he has worked on a number of complex practical problems as part of collaborations with industry partners. Throughout this session, Dr Wybrow will draw on personal experiences to talk about the growing importance of software in our society, the value of IT skills and how they can contribute to a wide range of occupations and industries.
Session time: Monday 12th October 11:30am- 12:00pm