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Our regular newsletter announces new Society initiatives, gathers RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything interesting and relevant together in one place. We are keen to feature content from our members so if you have any ideas for items to be included please submit them using the form below.

Behind the Scenes: Life as an RSE Society Trustee

Hello there! My name is Mike, and in September 2023, I was elected to the Society’s Board of Trustees. With the 2024 elections coming up, I wanted to share my experiences from the last year, along with testimonials from other current and former trustees, to help you decide whether getting involved with the Society...

An Update on Society Mailing Lists

by Mike SimpsonTrustee and co-lead of the Communications and Publicity Working Group As you may be aware, the Society recently transitioned to a new membership platform, to help us and our members to better manage their data and payments. During the transition, we also decided to change how the Society Newsletter and other mailing...

June 2024 Newsletter

RSE Conference 2024 Newcastle, UK, 3-5 September https://rsecon24.society-rse.org/calls/ The eighth annual Research Software Engineering Conference (RSECon24) will take place 3rd – 5th September 2024 in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. The call for submissions has now closed. Applicants should have received notifications about the success of their submission, and the full programme will be announced...

Society AGM 2023 report

On Wednesday the 6th of September 2023, the Society of Research Software Engineering held our AGM at RSECon23 in Swansea. Four of the trustees stood down: And the membership elected seven new trustees: The full video of the meeting along with the slides are available below:we

March 2024 Newsletter

RSE Conference 2024 Newcastle, UK, 3-5 September https://rsecon24.society-rse.org/calls/ The eighth annual Research Software Engineering Conference (RSECon24) will take place 3rd – 5th September 2024 in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, and the Conference Committee had several exciting updates to share in the past few weeks: Call for Submissions Open The call for submissions is open!...

The Festival of Hidden REF

by The Hidden REF Committee* This blog post has been written by the organisers of the event, which was supported by the Society’s Events and Initiatives Grant. For more info, or to apply for a grant to support your event, click here. The key aims of the Festival of Hidden REF were to grow...

HPC Birds of a Feather RSECon 2023

Introduction After the successful HPC and RSE workshop “Excalibur RSEs meet HPC Champions” which ran as a satellite event on the Friday after RSECon22 in Newcastle, the organisers decided to run a similar event this year. The idea was to integrate a 1-2h Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) session into RSECon23 in Swansea, rather than having a satellite...

Membership Platform Transition

The Trustees would like to inform our members about upcoming changes to the way that we manage your membership of the Society. Since the Society was founded, we have been using White Fuse as our membership platform. However, as the Society has grown and our needs have changed, we have decided that White Fuse...

January 2024 Newsletter

Society Updates Welcome to the January newsletter from The Society of Research Software Engineering! Our bi-monthly (sometime monthly!) newsletter announces new Society initiatives, gathers RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything else interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like to add an item or suggest a new section to the...