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Emeritus Professor David Budgen, BSc PhD CEng

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Emeritus Professor in the Department of Computer Science
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 41724
Room number: E367
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 41724

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Research Groups

Department of Computer Science

  • Innovative Computing

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Indicators of Esteem

  • 2010: Invited Keynote Presentation: ECOOP 2010: Presented an invited keynote talk on the theme "From Advocacy to Evidence: A Discipline in Transition" at ECOOP 2010 (European Conference on Object Oriented Programming), Maribor, Slovenia, June 2010.
  • 2010: Invited Participant: SPSD Workshop: I was an invited participant at the workshop on "Studying Professional Software Design" (SPSD), sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and held at the University of California, Irvine, in February 2010
  • 2006: Conference Keynote: I was a keynote speaker at the IEEE-sponsored 19th Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training, Oahu, Hawaii, 2006.
  • 2004: IEEE-CS/ACM Working Group: I represented the British Computer Society as a member of the IEEE-CS/ACM working group that developed the SE2004 curriculum guidelines for teaching undergraduate software engineering programmes. Published by IEEE Computer Society Press as "Software Engineering 2004: Curriculum Guidelines for Undergraduate Degree Programs in Software Engineering"
  • 1997: EPSRC College: I have been a member of the EPSRC College since its inception in 1997, have reviewed extensively and have taken part in a number of award panels.