Fall 2013 School of Computing Symposium


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Friday, December 6, 2013 from 3 PM to 5:30 PM


UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center



About the Event

The School of Computing Symposium features current undergraduate and graduate students involved in course projects, thesis projects, and other types of faculty research projects. Students and faculty will share their project work via poster presentations. This event provides an opportunity to have one-on-one interaction with our students and faculty, test their products, and  provide feedback on their work.

The event is open to the public.  Light refreshments will be served.  The symposium is free but RSVPs are required (registration is closed).


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Our Sponsors

Special thanks to corporate sponsors for supporting our students in this event. This symposium is supported by annual contributions by members of the School of Computing Advisory Board and local companies. 


Program Schedule

2:15 PM to 2:45 PM – Students setting up their poster
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM – Check-in and registration
3:00 PM – Event kick off by Provost Traynham
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM – Attendees view posters and provide feedback
5:00 PM to 5:30 PM – Event closing and announcement of symposium winners

During the event, each attendee will be provided with five voting stickers. Each poster will have space allotted in the table for placing voting stickers. Attendees can place voting stickers on posters they liked most. Posters that receive the highest number of stickers would be announced as the symposium prize winners.


Event Materials

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Program Schedule



Symposium Winners

During the event, attendees were provided with six voting stickers with instructions to place one sticker per poster. Winners of the symposium were decided based on the number of stickers received. Winners were recognized with cash prizes and certification awards. Arun Venkatesan and Anand Venkatesan from SGS Technologie along with Dr. Asai Asaithambi presented cash prizes and award certificates to winners of the symposium.



First Place Winner (Prize - $200)
Poster Title: Angry Angry Androids!

Presenters: Jason Wilson, Hoi Kwok, and Tim Deal

Course: CEN 4535C – Development of Gaming and Mobile Apps



Second Place Winner (Prize - $150)
Poster Title: Motherlode: A Crowdsourced CMS for GIS Applications

Presenters: David King, Matt Walston, Uday Allika, Nicole DeRoin and Geoff Wark

Course: CEN6016 – Engineering of Software I



Third Place Winner (Prize - $100)
Poster Title: Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Inmate Disciplinary Report

Presenters: Randy Blankenship, Joshua Dickison, Niloufar Mohaseb, and Bradford Wilson

Course: CIS 4327 – Information Systems Senior Project I




Honorable Mention Winners


Five 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: Northside Community Involvement’s Client Information Tracking System
Presenters: Kenneth Feierstein, Andrew Giller, Marion Stile, and Eric Wai
 Course: CIS 4327/CIS 4593 – IS Senior Project I/Mobile Capstone I
Poster Title: Technical Talons: Health care consulting
Presenters: Kara Argus, Donald Dedman, John Fitzgerlad, Timothy Folds, and Sonali Purohit
Course: COP 3855 – Web Access and System Design
Poster Title: Dots
Presenters: Joseph Hoeppner, Christain Weatherford, and Jimmy Thai
Course: CEN 4535C – Development of Gaming and Mobile Apps
Poster Title: Firefighter Game
Presenters: Jamie Gordon, Jici Huang, and Christian Weatherford
Course: CAP 4630 – Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
Poster Title: Flex Schedule: Staffing Resources Management Application
Presenters: Humam Al-Faiz, Mareh Al-Sammarraie, Esma Duran, Kevin Harper, Jason Frier, Glenn Lambert
Course: CEN6016 – Engineering of Software I
*All symposium student presenters received a participation certificate.

Event Location and Parking

UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center 

12000 Alumni Drive

Jacksonville, FL 32224 - 2678


The University Center offers complimentary parking to all event attendees. You can find driving instructions at the below link: