VC’s Excellence Awards for Professional Staff 2019 | Leadership (Team)

Karen and Kristy are the Technical Operations Managers for the Faculty of Science and Engineering. They manage a team of 61 technical staff and provide support to over 650 academic staff, across 35 buildings, across campuses. The Technical Operations team underwent a restructure and both Karen and Kristy were affected by this change, but despite…

Learning Strategies: Support the Strategy

Teacher: So who’s my main character going to be on my family trip? Student: Fast guy driving. Class: (Laughter) Teacher: I’m going to put “guy driving.” So do you notice I don’t write complete sentences? These are just my thoughts, ’cause when I write and say more, that’s going to be everything. So these are…

Economics of Cybersecurity | DelftX on edX | Professional Education | Course About Video

MICHEL VAN EETEN: Hi. My name is Michel van Eeten. I’m a professor at Delft University of Technology, working on the Economics of Information Security, an exciting new field combining computer science, economics, and policy. Everyone understands that cybersecurity is becoming increasingly important, as more and more of our economic and social activities are conducted…

VC’s Excellence Awards for Professional Staff 2019 | Service (Individual)

Mal underpins our technical capability. There’s no movement through the connector. We get paid to build, to do difficult things that haven’t been done before. It always requires novel hardware, we’re always under financial constraints and Mal builds it. He’s fantastic, he’s innovative, he’s really clever at designing things that no one’s built before. Workwise…

When the Market Crashes, How Do You Continue to Profit? (w/ Hari Krishnan)

HARI KRISHNAN: My name is Hari Krishnan. I’m a volatility macro-focused hedge fund manager. I specialize in volatility. And I’m also the author of a book called The Second Leg Down. And I’m in the process of writing a second book called Market Tremors, which tries to identify the root causes of crises. Most investors…

Data Analysis for Management | LSE course trailer

I’d be surprised if more than about one percent of data, which is collected worldwide, is ever fully actually analysed. Think about all of that information lying out there which has not been mined, we’ve not been looking for any insights. We’ve got the computers, they can do the number crunching but we need people…

Southeast Asia: An American strategy | IN 60 SECONDS

Southeast Asia is often overshadowed by Europe, the Middle East, and East Asia’s major powers, but the region is of great importance to the United States. Today, Southeast Asia is poised to become a driver of global economic growth, which is crucial at a time when China is facing growing economic headwinds. But Southeast Asia…

5 Bizarre Aircraft That Pushed the Boundaries of Engineering

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. [ ♪ Intro ] A lot of us probably share a pretty common idea of what planes look like. But there have been some strange aircraft over the last century, too. For example, the fastest piloted plane ever…