Blog 2017

Pearcey events, news and blog items from 2017.

Nov 14, 2019

2019 National Pearcey Awards

The 2019 national awards were held in the evening of 14th November at the University of Melbourne. Presentations included the Pearcey Medal awarded to Prof David Abramson, the Pearcey Hall of Fame awarded to Sonja Bernhardt and Bob Beaumont, and the Pearcey Entrepreneur of the Year awarded to Craig McDonald from Victoria.

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Nov 14, 2019

2019 CSIRAC 70th Anniversary

Celebrating the 70th Anniversary of CSIRAC: Australia's first stored program digital computer and the world's fourth. Presentations by eminent speakers honour Dr Trevor Pearcey's legacy and catch a glimpse of what the future holds for Australian innovation, entrepreneurship, and technology in society.

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Oct 24, 2019

Prof Rod Tucker Honoured

Rod Tucker speaking at the inauguration of the Tucker Lab at Melbourne University

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Jun 22, 2019

ABC Science Show – CSIRAC the first computer to play music

On Saturday 22 June 2019, the ABC Science Show had a special feature Recreating the first digital computer music. Presented by Carl Smith in the second half of the podcast (31 minute mark).

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