Date: Thurs 12 May, 2016
Time: 10:00 - 19:30
The Refectory and Room West
WiFi is available via Eduroam
Information and Invitation
Free Registration for Visitors
Registration form for visitors (free).
Robert S. Laramee
Past Project Selection Fairs:
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 academia 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:
- Best student project-voted by school students, 20 GBP
Winner 2016: James Watson, Combining Music Streaming Services
- Best student project-voted by IT industry,
Winner 2016: Richard Lamar, Solving Rubik's Cube with Lego Mindstorms
sponsors this year's best student prize
voted for by IT industry.
Thank you Ben Daubney of Renishaw.com.
- Best student project-voted by Academic Staff, 150 GBP
Winner 2016: Casey Denner, Monopoly for the Visually Impared
Honorable Mention 2016: Gendolyn Estrada, Developing a Motion-Based
Interface for a Radio Controlled Model Aircraft
"Swansea poster printing" and you'll find a number of
poster printing alternatives based right here in Swansea.
Swansea University has a
Print Room, however, the last time
Bob spoke with them, this service was only available for
Set-up of Posters
(compulsory for all student project demonstrators)
Registration of Schools
| [10:45] (Technocamps)
A Technocamps Welcome, Professor Faron Moller,
Computer Science, Swansea University |
In Room West, Fulton House
| [10:50] (Technocamps)
Andy Ryan, Invited Industry Speaker, Head of Mobile for Skippr
(Instagram Analystics) from TechHub, |
Student presentations: Priya Patel, Casey Denner, Huw Fulcher
-3rd year Undergraduates and
Gavin Bailey - Technocamps Student STEM Ambassador
Tour of Project Fair: Project Demonstrations to School Students
as part of Technocamps by a selection of final year
A filmographer for the College of Science may arrive.
| [13:30] (Technocamps)
Student voting wrap-up and Student Prize lead by
Stewart Powell of Technocamps
| [13:50] (Technocamps)
Closing remarks and finale of Technocamps
| [14:00] (Technocamps)
School students depart
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 College of Science may be present.
Business and Industry Representatives Arrive / Register
Welcome by Arnold Beckmann, Head of Department of Computer
Science, Swansea University
Project Demonstrations to IT Industry (compulsory).
Bring an updated copy of your CV to show to
All first & second year students, Masters, PhD candidates, and
Research Assistants are invited to attend at this time.