Press Releases 2014-2015

School of Applied Computing Sponsor SwanseaCon 2015


The School of Applied Computing at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) are proud to sponsor SwanseaCon 2015, an Agile Development & Software Craftsmanship conference that will take place in Swansea on the 7th and 8th of September.

The conference will focus on the latest lean and agile thinking in software craftsmanship to attract enterprising people from all parts of the globe. It takes place over 2 full days with 24 (45 minute) speaker sessions, over 25 expert speakers and keynote presentations.

The conference is designed to attract enterprising people from all parts of the globe who want to explore what it means to be truly agile in business.  Find out more about it here:

Those who would like to attend can use the Promo Code UWTSDSAC2015 to receive a 50% discount courtesy of UWTSD School of Applied Computing.

Brightseed, a digital creative agency who are UWTSD graduates and based on the Mount Pleasant Campus are also sponsoring the conference and designing the brochure for the event.

The School of Applied Computing courses at UWTSD are designed and updated in close co-operation with Professional Organisations to ensure students receive the most up-to-date and industry relevant education. The enthusiastic teaching team has active links with local and international organisations that feed up-to-date skills and real-world scenarios into learning activities and coursework. This makes graduates from the school highly employable.

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Note to Editor

1. For more information please contact Sara Jones, PR and Communications Officer, on 07449 998 478 or via email at

2. The University of Wales Trinity Saint David was established in 2010 through the merger of the University of Wales Lampeter and Trinity University College, Carmarthen. On 1 August 2013 the Swansea Metropolitan University merged with the University

3. The University’s Royal Charter 1828 is the oldest in Wales, and it is third behind Oxford and Cambridge in Wales and England. HRH Prince of Wales is the Patron of the University

4. On 1 August, 2013 Coleg Sir Gâr merged with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David Group, however they will keep their own brand. Coleg Ceredigion merged with the Group on 1 January 2014