Skip to Main Content

Fall 2018 School of Computing Symposium

School of computing Symposium Logo

Friday, November 30, 2018 from 3 PM to 6:30 PM

Grand Banquet Hall

UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center

About the Event

The School of Computing Symposium features course projects, thesis projects, and other types of faculty research projects carried out by undergraduate and graduate students. Students and faculty will share their work via poster presentations. This event will provide you an opportunity to have one-on-one interaction with our faculty and other computing students.

 

The event is open to the public. Light refreshments is served. The Fall 2018 symposium has ended.

 

Thanks to all for taking time to attend the symposium and providing comments to our student presentations. Please provide your suggestions to improve the next symposium.

 

Fall 2018 Symposium Feedback

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. You can find list of advisory board members at CAB.

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 kickoff
  • 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Attendees view posters and provide feedback
  • 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM - Event closing and announcement of symposium winners

During the event, each attendee will be allowed to vote on poster of their interests. Attendees can cast their vote via smartphone using QR reader apps. QR Code Reader App should be available for free in the App store relevant to your phone. We will also have few computers at the event location for casting votes. Posters that receive the highest number of votes would be announced as the symposium prize winners.

Event Materials

Symposium Flyer
 
Program Schedule

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:

http://www.unf.edu/universitycenter/Map_and_Directions.aspx

Symposium Winners

During the event, attendees were provided with 10 votes with instructions to score posters that are award worthy in the range of 1 to 10. Winners of the symposium were decided based on the number of votes and scores received. Winners were recognized with cash prizes and certification awards. Dr. Sherif Elfayoumy, School of Computing Director presented cash prizes and award certificates to winners of the symposium.

 

First Place Winner (Prize - $200)

Poster Title: UNF Athletics

Presenters: Jason R. Castellon, Austin R. Cummins, Kerie A. Edwards, Bernard N. Quansah, and Michael L. Turner

Course: CGS 4307 - Information Processing: An Organizational Perspective

   

Second Place Winner (Prize - $150)

Poster Title: UNF Parking Place Finder

Presenters: Vincent Tran, Alejandra Wessolossky, John Wigner, and Geoff Woods

Course:CEN 4010 - Software Engineering

   

Third Place Winner (Prize - $100)

Poster Title: Knock-Out Knowledge

Presenters: Cody Ackerman, and Mason Perrella

Course: CEN 4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications

   

 

Honorable Mention Winners

Ten 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 for list of honorable mention award winners:

  • Poster Title: Navigating a Fat Robot in a Known Environment
    • *Presenters: Jose Gomez
    • *Course: CIS 4930/5930 - Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures
     
  • Poster Title: Jax Construction
    • *Presenters: Evan J. Gordon, Jasmine N. Jones, Mario Mulellari, Taylor F. Pierson, and Edward Sheridan
    • *Course: CGS 4307 - Information Processing: An Organizational Perspective
     
  • Poster Title: Zoo Management Database
    • *Presenters: Amiel G. Bueser, Alec J. Rance, Kristen M. Wankowski, and Yanling Zhang
    • *Course: COP 4720 - Database Systems
     
  • Poster Title: Medical Passport
    • *Presenters: Jeremy Beever, Jonathan Depaul, and Blake Henderson
    • *Course: COP 3855 - Web Systems Development
     
  • Poster Title: Day of Difference Event Registration System
    • *Presenters: Andrew Hill, David Munera, Jose Oropeza, and Michael Rice
    • *Course: CIS 4327 - IS Senior Project I
     
  • Poster Title: Electronic Voting
    • *Presenters: Joshua Bryant, and Javen Watson
    • *Course: CIS 3253 - Legal and Ethical Issues in Computing
     
  • Poster Title: Quantum Information Theory and Grover's Algorithm Presenting
    • *Presenters: Abigail Foreman
    • *Course: Research Projects
     
  • Poster Title: Firebase Food Ordering Application
    • *Presenters: David Lance Akins II, Tyrone Arthurs, Jin Kim, and Elizabeth Ruby
    • *Course: CEN4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications
     
  • Poster Title: GIAA: The Online Tabletop RPG
    • *Presenters: Amitabh Bhattacharya, Emily Czarnecki, Yuanlong (Allan) Liao, Nissarg Mehta, and Aaron Wilson
    • *Course: CEN 6016 - Engineering of Software I
     
  • Poster Title: HearthClone
    • *Presenters: Brandon Mack, Bobby Mathis, and Geoff McQueen
    • *Course: CEN 4010 - Software Engineering
     

* Symposium presenters received a participation certificate.

 

Apart from above winners, three other posters received special recognition for the most innovative, the best real world application, and the best student selected projects. The most innovative project was selected by representatives from Harris Computers, real world project were selected by representatives from feature[23] (http://feature23.com/), and best student selected poster was chosen by Danish Sayed.

Most Innovative Project

  • Poster Title: Computational Geometry in Robotics: Digital Terrain Modeling
    • *Presenters: Brian Hicks
    • *Course: CIS 4930/5930 - Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures
     

Best Real World Application

  • Poster Title: Multi-robot Information Collection in Unknown Environments With Dynamic Workload Balancing
    • *Presenters: Amitabh Bhattacharya
    • *Course: Research Projects
     

Best Student Selected

  • Poster Title: Taxonomic Identification using Deep Learning
    • *Presenters: Stephen Baker, Alex Besuden, and Lucas Welch
    • *Course: Research Projects
     

Votes count for top 10 posters:

Votes count for top 10 posters:
Poster No. Poster Title Course Votes Received
10 UNF Athletics CGS 4307 - Information Processing: An Organizational Perspective 300
60 UNF Parking Place Finder CEN 4010 - Software Engineering 275
52 Knock-Out Knowledge CEN4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications 273
31 Day of Difference Event Registration System CIS 4327 - IS Senior Project I 261
53 Firebase Food Ordering Application CEN4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications 231
54 Melancholy: Development of A 2D Platformer Game CEN4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Applications 223
4 Computational Geometry in Robotics: Digital Terrain Modeling CIS 4930/5930 - Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures 212
38 Five STAR Project Tracking and Reporting System CIS 4327 - IS Senior Project I 208
42 Electronic Voting CIS 3253 - Legal and Ethical Issues in Computing 208
45 Taxonomic Identification using Deep Learning Research Projects 203

Participating Courses

Students and Faculty from following courses and research projects will be presenting their work at the symposium.

 

Info
Course/Research Project Faculty Description of Posters
CIS 3253 - Legal and Ethics Issues in Computing Mr. James Littleton Overview of an ethical issues relevant to computing field
CAP 6100 - Interface Design and Implementation Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy User experience and interface design projects
CIS 4327 - IS Senior Project I Dr. Karthikeyan Umapathy Custom built software products for local non-profit organizations
COP 4720 - Database Systems Ms. Richa Jethwani Designing databases for real-world applications
COP 3855 - Web Systems Development Ms. Richa Jethwani An e-business company proposal and website
CGS 4307 - Information Processing Ms. Richa Jethwani Designing custom database systems
CEN 6016 - Engineering of Software I Dr. Sandeep Reddivari Custom built software products
CEN 4010 - Software Engineering Dr. Sandeep Reddivari Custom built software products
CIS 4930/5930 - Geometric Algorithms and Data Structures Dr. Anirban Ghosh Research projects on geometric algorithms and data structures
CEN 4535C - Development of Gaming and Mobile Apps Dr. Zornitza Prodanoff Building custom mobile apps
Research Projects Drs. Eren Gultepe and Karthikeyan Umapathy Reports and findings from research studies

Past Symposiums