Speaker Meeting

The annual Speaker Meeting and AGM took place yesterday. We had a mix of talks, discussion and of course the AGM. The talks were recorded: we hope to make these available soon. Morning Session The day began with informal discussions over coffee: there are relatively few opportunities to meet up with other TeX users, so this is an important part of the day. Turnout this year was good, and the…

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Notice of 2012 AGM

The 2012 UK-TUG AGM will be held on Saturday 20th October at 14:00. The meeting will take place as part of the UK-TUG Speaker meeting at Trinity College, Oxford, OX1 3BH. We hope that as members as possible will be able to attend the AGM and the Speaker meeting. Election for Chair The two-year term of office of the Chair, Alan Moon, finishes at the end of the AGM. Anyone…

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First notice of speaker meeting 2012

The annual UK-TUG speaker meeting will take place on Saturday 20th October in central Oxford. Attendance will as usual be free for UK-TUG members and a sandwich lunch will be available. The event typically runs from around 10 am to 5 pm: the full schedule is still being arranged. The committee hopes to have a varied programme of talks and discussion on the day. We are therefore looking for speakers…

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LaTeX for Beginners course, London, 23rd July 2012

The UK TeX Users’ Group (UK-TUG) will be arranging a presentation of the very popular course ‘LaTeX for Beginners: Using LaTeX to Write a Thesis’ in the summer. The course will be taking place in London on the 23rd of July 2012, starting at 9:30 am and running to approximately 5 pm. Content will include: Editing and compiling LaTeX documents Logical structure Chapters, sections, and other document divisions Including graphics…

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LaTeX for Beginners course, London, 6th January 2012

The UK TeX Users’ Group (UK-TUG) periodically runs training courses in using LaTeX. We are very pleased to announce a presentation of our beginners course, loosely entitled ‘Using LaTeX to write a thesis’. Content will include Editing and compiling LaTeX documents Logical structure Chapters, sections, and other document divisions Including graphics Creating tables Bibliographies Dealing with large documents The course will be taking place in central London on the 6th…

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UK-TUG Discussion Meeting and AGM 2011

The annual UK-TUG Speaker Meeting and AGM took place yesterday at Trinity College, Oxford. The audience was small, but discussion was very lively. Morning session Joseph Wright began the day’s discussions with a report on the LaTeX training events run by UK-TUG in the last two years. He explained how the materials have been developed, leading to the source being available on GitHub. Joseph explained that the training is delivered…

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First notice of speaker meeting and AGM: 22nd October, Oxford

The committee are making initial arrangements for our yearly speaker meeting and AGM. This initial notice is very much to allow for forward planning. This year’s meeting will be taking place on the 22nd of October at Trinity College in Oxford. The arrangements for the day have yet to be finalised, but based on previous years we would expect the formal AGM business to take place early in the afternoon,…

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LaTeX for Beginners course, 26th August 2011, UEA London

The UK TeX Users’ Group (UK-TUG) periodically runs training courses in using LaTeX. We are very pleased to announce a presentation of our beginners course, loosely entitled ‘Using LaTeX to write a thesis’. Content will include: Editing and compiling LaTeX documents Logical structure Chapters, sections, and other document divisions Including graphics Creating tables Bibliographies Dealing with large documents The course will be taking place on Friday August 26th in central…

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