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A Journey in Computer Science: A talk by Philip Beevers
Wed 29 March 2017, 16:15 – 17:15 BST
Philip Beevers oversees the 11 teams in London working on Google's public Cloud services and their underlying technical infrastructure. He joined Google in 2014, initially working on reliability and scalability of Google App Engine, a large-scale PaaS. Before joining Google, Philip spent 17 years working as Chief Architect at Fidessa, a supplier of real-time trading systems to investment banks, where he designed and built low latency in-memory database and middleware technology, as well as helping the engineering team grow from under 10 to over 300. Philip holds a BA in Mathematics from Oxford University.
"The main driver for Google's interest in Computer Science Education is that technology and innovation are core to Google's brand, and as a leading technology company we have a critical role to play in both inspiring the next generation of computer scientists and empowering the educators who teach them."