Membership of the BCS Fortran Specialist Group is open to anyone having an
interest in the Fortran language, its applications, and its evolution.
See below for ways to join the Group.
To obtain further information about membership of the Group contact our
Membership Secretary or come along to one
of our meetings.
Membership of the Fortran Specialist Group brings several benefits, including:
- a web based discussion area and e-mail list as part of the BCS Connect service
for the use of members of the Specialist Group to discuss matters of common interest
and to publicise matters concerning the Group,
- the opportunity to provide input to, and receive feedback from, the BSI's
Fortran Panel, which is responsible for determining UK policy in the area of
In addition membership of BCS brings the following benefits:
- Networking opportunities through membership of 50+ other SGs and 40+ local BCS
Branches or 15 International Sections,
- The BCS Online Library - Free access to relevant IT related information
whenever you need it. Members get access to EBSCO databases - a range of journals
and magazines on the subjects of IT, Science and Technology. Two new Forrester IT
related research reports each month as well as access to a range of 200 IT related
eBooks from Books24x7,
- Career Development Services - Free access to SFIAplus3 the most accepted and
widely adopted IT skills, training and development model. SFIAplus3 allows you to
identify career paths and plan training and development,
- Information Services - Free subscription to "ITNOW", the BCS
membership magazine, and "eBCS", our weekly IT e-mail newsletter. Member also
benefit from discounts of up to 25% on the popular range of topical BCS books that
span the boundaries of IT and management,
- Events, Lectures and Seminars - BCS Affiliates have access to an extensive
range of local and national events organised by BCS Member Groups and external
organisations that ensure members stay up to date with the latest IT developments,
- Exclusive Member Offers - Massive discounts on Microsoft software (for personal
use only). Extensive discounts also on Macromedia and McAfee products and IT
publications from leading suppliers.
In addition to the wide range of Specialist Groups on offer, BCS Membership brings
a wealth of other member
services and benefits.
If you would like further information, please telephone Customer Service on 0845
300 4417 (UK) or +44 1793 417424. To email us visit
How to join the Fortran Specialist Group
If you are already a BCS member, simply login to the
secure area and select the Fortran option to add the Fortran Specialist
Group to your list of groups (a maximum of five).
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