The next meeting of the Fortran Specialist Group will

be held on Thursday 28 June 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 21st Birthday Celebrations.

        The afternoon session will be mainly informal with

members talking about various aspects of their work. The

culmination of the the session will be an open-ended discus-

sion on the future of Fortran and what items members would

like to see in the next standard (Fortran 2000?).

        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.   21st Birthday Celebrations

           7.   BCS and any other business

2.00 pm         Members' Talks, viz.

                "Some Aspects of Space Data Handling" by E Golton

                "A Brief History of the Reporting of World-Wide

                Earthquake Data in the Twentieth Century" by John Young

                Followed by -

                Discussion on the Fortran of the future

John Young, Secretary.

Tel: 0734 814111 Ext 6292.