Friday, April 20, 2012, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
UNF University Center
About the Event
The School of Computing Student Symposium was held on Friday, April 20, 2012 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm in the UNF University Center. The symposium was attended by over 145 people, including UNF students, Faculty & Staff, and local community members. About 85 students participated as presenters.
The symposium featured current undergraduate and graduate students involved in course projects, thesis projects, and other types of research projects. Students shared their work via poster presentations. This event provided opportunity to have one-on-one interaction with our students and feedback on their work.
The event was free and open to the public. Light refreshments were served.
If you attended, please provide feedback on the event.
Schedule and Directions
Event Location and Parking
UNF University Center
12000 Alumni Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224 – 2678
The University Center offers complimentary parking to all event attendees. You find driving instructions at the below link:
Special thanks to our corporate sponsors, ICS (http://www.icsfl.com/) and TEKsystems (http://www.teksystems.com/), for supporting our students in this event.
During the event, each attendee was provided with five “smiley stickers” during check-in. Attendees placed smiley stickers to posters they felt deserve special recognition.
Winners of the symposium were decided based on the number of stickers received. Winners of the symposium received cash prizes and award certificates.
First Place Overall Winner (Prize - $200)
Poster Title: VLC – The Next Wave of Wireless Communication
Presenters: Erick Douglas, Nihar Goswami, and Chad Parmenter
Second Place Overall Winner (Prize - $100)
Poster Title: Volunteer Management Systems for Helping Hands
Presenters: Evgeniya Bell, Carlos Calzadilla, Mary Lawrence, and Adamou Siddo
Third Place Overall Winner (Prize - $50)
Poster Title: Would you like to share your location?
Presenters: Cody Ayers, Thomas Kroning, Miguel Perez, and Muhammad Saulat
Honorable Mention Winners
Seven posters were recognized with honorable mention award for best-in-class poster presentation. Honorable mention winners received $50 cash prize and award certificate. See below of list of honorable mention award winners:
Poster Title: Volunteer Management Systems for United Way
Presenters: Eric Bondi, Randall Grice, David Majcher, Gerardo Ornelas, and Marcus Toms
Poster Title: A-3: Advanced Aerial Assault
Presenters: Evan Sharp, Lauren Spradlin, and Nathaniel Swanson
Poster Title: Using secret text and images in audio files
Presenters: Marion Collins and Joshua Asencio
Poster Title: UNF Ferret Fetch
Presenters: Daniel Nicolay, Eugenio Fiallos, Lauren Spradlin, and Tonya Triay
Poster Title: Zaapf
Presenters: Adam Lankford, Raymond McDermott, Geoffrey Wark, and Cuong Vo
Poster Title: RFID in the construction industry
Presenters: Lukas Brabanski, and Demian Rosenkranz
Poster Title: My Resume
Presenters: Javon Green and Donald Smith
All symposium student presenters received a participation certificate.
Past Student Symposium
Fall 2011 SoC Student Symposium
Logo courtesy of Gerardo Ornelas.