Date: Thurs 11 May, 2017
Time: 10:00 - 19:30
WiFi is available via Eduroam
Information and Invitation
Free Registration for Visitors
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 pleased to announce sponsorship of student prizes
from Mark Sutherland of
If you would like to get involved as a sponsor, please
let us know.
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
Winner: Matthew Jones, Augmented Reality Sandbox
- Best student project-voted by IT industry,
Winner: Jack Green, Crypto Analysis of Hash Functions
Mark Sutherland of
sponsored this year's best student prize
voted for by IT industry.
- Best student project-voted by Academic Staff
Winners: Phil Reynolds and Calum McClune, Rock Advisor
"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)
Student presentations: 3rd year Undergraduates and
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.