The provisional programme for YDS 2017 is as follow and whole programme downloadable here

08:30 Registration
09:00 Introduction by
Jon Timmis (Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Partnerships and Knowledge Exchange)
09:15 Keynote: Lucy Buykx (YDS 2011)
09:50 Onset Detection via Separation of Harmonic Content from Musical Notes
Alejandro Delgado Castro, Giorgos Siamantas and John Szymanski (University of York)
10:10 Boundary element modelling of KEMAR: Acoustic Validation (Poster Presentation)
Kat Young, Gavin Kearney and Anthony I. Tew (University of York)
10:25 Break
10:55 Session introduction
11:00 Keynote: James Stovold (YDS 2012-2014)
11:35 Investigating the Correctness and Efficiency of MrsP in Fully Partitioned Systems
Shuai Zhao and Andy Wellings (University of York)
11:55 Investigating the use of Machine-Hearing for the Spatial Analysis of Binaural Room Impulse Responses (Poster Presentation)
Michael Lovedee-Turner and Damian Murphy (University of York)
12:15 Lunch
13:15 Session Introduction
13:20 Industry Talk: Ian Broster (Rapita Systems)
13:40 Industry Talk: Peter Waggett (IBM)
14:00 Improving Efficiency of Persistent Storage Access in Embedded Linux
Russell Joyce and Neil Audsley (University of York)
14:15 Break
14:55 Session introduction
15:00 Keynote: Neil Mitchell (YDS 2007)
15:35 Towards Unifying Locomotion and Manipulation in a Hexapod Robot with
Manipulator Arm
Dhayaa Khudher and Maysam Abbod (Brunel University London)
16:00 Panel: ‘Past, Present, Future’ featuring Lucy Buykx, James Stovold, Neil Mitchell, Ian Broster, Peter Waggett and Sam Bourke
16:35 Poster session
17:40 Prize Giving and Thanks