Date: Tuesday, 30 April
Time: 10:00 - 19:30
Place: Rms 314-316
Robert S. Laramee
Maria Moller (SAW)
Every year, final year computer science students dedicate two
semesters to their final year project as part of their degree
Since 2008, these students present the
results of their project to the departmental public as well as
to local IT industry.
This event is organized in conjunction with IT Wales,
Software Alliance Wales, and Technocamps.
The aim of the fair is to provide students with a professional
environment where they:
During the fair, students are by their exhibition space
for discussions with visitors from the entire Swansea Bay
area community. This is a great opportunity to come and meet
our latest group of graduates as well as to network with visitors
from local acadamia and industry. Prizes are also awarded
on the day.
- Present and defend their final year projects
- See how their own project fits into the context of
the entire year's results
- Network professionally with IT companies.
We are looking for 20-25 volunteers to demonstrate their
project to local school students.
Volunteers are provided with lunch.
Please notify Robert S Laramee if you would like to volunteer.
There are a number of student prizes awarded including:
Honerable Mentions include: Amy Jenkins, James Alfie, and
- Best student project-voted by school students, 20 GBP
Winner: Simon Maling, Education Through Sonification
- Best student project-voted by IT industry, 200 GBP
Winner: Adam Barrell, Web Services
- Best student project-voted by Academic Staff, 200 GBP
Winner: Lewis Hancock,
Mobile Egypt: Educational Game Development Using Object
Set-up of Posters
(compulsory for all student project demonstrators)
| [11:00-13:30] (Technocamps)
A Technocamps Welcome by Dr Neal Harman, Deputy Head of
Department of Computer Science, Swansea University |
11.15 Learning Computer Science at Home by Sophie
11.20 Undergraduate Talk: Home Automation- Using
Arduino and ‘Smart’ Android Apps to Control Remote
Appliances by James Alfei
11.30 Industry Talk from IBM's Ian Turton, Executive IT
12.00 Box UK software consultants, by Gavin Davies, Principal
12.30 Postgraduate Talk: Interactive Visualization of Rugby
Events by David Chung
Tour of Project Fair: Project Demostrations to School Students
as part of Technocamps by a selection of final year
A filmographer for the Colleage of Science is scheduled.
Project Demonstrations to Swansea University (compulsory).
Scoring from supervisor and second marker takes place
First and second year students are invited to attend
at this time as well. |
A photographer for the Colleage of Science is scheduled.
Project Demonstrations to IT Industry (compulsory).
Bring an updated copy of your CV to show to
Postgrad students, Masters, PhD candidates, and
Research Assistants are invited to attend at this time.