The European Spreadsheet Risks Interest Group 17th Annual Conference
(EuSpRIG 2016) will be held at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in
England and Wales (ICAEW), Moorgate, London, on the 7th July 2016.
The programme is now available. Register now to take advantage of the early bird discount! Here are the titles of the papers:
Teaching methods are erroneous: approaches which lead to erroneous end-user computing. Mária Csernoch, Piroska Biró Characteristics of Spreadsheets Developed with the SSMI Methodology. Paul Mireault A Programmatic Approach to the development of Solutions in Excel. Peter Bartholomew A Conceptual Model for Measuring the Complexity of Spreadsheets. Thomas Reschenhofer, Bernhard Waltl, Klym Shumaiev, Florian Matthes A Pilot Study Exploring Spreadsheet Risk in Scientific Research Ghada AlTarawneh, Simon Thorne The use of the Power Query / Get & Transform tools in Excel Simon Hurst Registration and other information: http://www.eusprig.org
In other news:
At 18:00 the previous evening, Wed July 6th, the ICAEW launch their
Spreadsheet Competency Framework, a new guide for classifying
spreadsheeting ability in finance professionals. The event features
speeches from sector leaders and experts, and a Q&A session where
attendees can put their questions to a panel of our speakers and the
framework’s authors. There will be a drinks reception afterwards.