As the in-person CarpentryCon had to be cancelled for this summer, the organisers still wanted to provide the Carpentries community with a chance to meet other members and learn from each other by moving content online.
The Science and Technology Facilities Council is recruiting Software Engineers to their Scientific Computing Department.
With face-to-face training sessions not currently possible, staff from the Software Sustainability Institute have shared their guidance for running online training to help others move their training online.
A new initiative has been launched to help Research Software Engineers (RSEs) stay connected while many national RSE conferences have been cancelled due to COVID-19.
Applications are now open for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative’s funding of the Essential Open Source Software for Science programme.
Software Sustainability Institute Director Neil Chue Hong and Deputy Director Simon Hettrick are interviewed in the latest episode of the Research Software Engineer Stories podcast.
Collaborations Workshop 2020 (CW20) took place online from 31 March - 2 April 2020 and the documentation created to facilitate the virtual unconference is now available for reuse. 
The Software Sustainability Institute website will be down for scheduled maintenance on Friday 26 June between 09:00 and 12:00 BST.
The Open Life Science mentoring and training programme is open for applications. The programme helps early stage researchers and potential academic leaders to become Open Science ambassadors in the life science community.
Call for paper and lightning talk submissions to the 9th Workshop on Python for High-Performance and Scientific Computing.