The next meeting of the Fortran Specialist Group will

be held on Thursday 25 January 1990 from 10.30am to 4.30pm

at BCS HQ, 13 Mansfield Street, London.

        The morning meeting will be normal business including

reports from X3J3 and BSI representatives. There will also

be a discussion on the Group's 20th Birthday Celebrations.

        The afternoon session will be on Parallel Processing

and will be chaired by Chris Lazou, the Group's Vice-

Chairman, who will introduce us the the subject. The main

speaker will be Dr Robert Allan from the SERC Parallel

Computing Group at Daresbury who will give a presentation

on FORTNET described as a "Fortran Harness for Parallel

Computers". It is also hoped that there will be a speaker

from MEICO.

        Please bring this notice to the attention of any col-

leagues likely to be interested: we particularly welcome

newcomers to the Group whether members of BCS or not.

Click here for the minutes of this meeting. Links below
are to specific sections of the minutes.


10.30 am   1.   Welcome coffee and biscuits

11.00 am   2.   Apologies for absence

           3.   Minutes of the last meeting

           4.   Matters arising

           5.   Reports from X3J3 and BSI Representatives

           6.   AGM and 20th Birthday Celebrations

           7.   BCS and any other business

2.00 pm         "Parallel Processing"

                Dr Chris Lazou - University of London

                Dr Robert Allan - Daresbury Laboratory

John Young, Secretary.

Tel: 0734 814111 Ext 6292.