Computer Laboratory

Obituaries

Sir Maurice Wilkes

A Tribute to Sir Maurice Wilkes

The Cambridge University Computer Laboratory, together with St John's College Cambridge, organised a memorial tribute to the late Sir Maurice Wilkes. The event took place on Monday, 27 June 2011 with an afternoon of short talks in the Computer Laboratory. Each talk covered one aspect of Maurice's long and distinguished career. The event was preceeded by lunch in St. John’s College, and followed by a drinks reception in the Computer Laboratory.

Programme

14:15 Introduction: Professor Andy Hopper
14:20 Beginnings: Professor Martin Campbell-Kelly
14:40 Pioneering: Professor David Barron
15:00 Service: Dr. David Hartley
15:20 Research: Dr. Andrew Herbert
15:40 Break
16:10 America: Dr. Don Gaubatz
16:30 Industry: Dr. Andy Harter
16:50 Back at the lab: Professor Andy Hopper
17:10 Discussion

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