Go to this year's CS Fair
2018
UVM | December 7, 2018 | 1:10 PM to 4:20 PM CS Fair

A Showcase of Student Projects

The CS Fair is a UVM event which provides Computer Science students the opportunity to display web, app, and other computer related projects for the chance to win up to $300 in cash*. This year the CS Fair will be held December 7th in the Davis Center's Grand Maple Ballroom.

Total Projects: 113 Total Students: 225


Registration closed on December 3

Research Projects (independent research projects e.g. part of thesis or dissertation) (5 projects, 6 students)

1st Place $300

Generalized Diagnostic Framework for 3D Medical Images by Sage Hahn

2rd Place $200

Custom Built Blockchain by Gordon MacMaster

3rd Place $100

Analysis of Agent Based Model for Forest Fire Containment on Discrete Topographies by Dave Landay, Max Green

Advanced Projects (CS 2xx/3xx level) (32 projects, 69 students)

1st Place $300

TrackML Challenge by Cameron Marcus, Peter Larsen

2rd Place $200

Sign Hunter by Joshua Minot, Thayer Alshaabi

3rd Place $100

Predicting River Water Quality by Wyatt Wu, Kristin Mcclure

Intermediate Projects (CS 1xx level, other than web) (35 projects, 74 students)

1st Place $300

SPiDER - Four Legged Machine Learning Robot by David Matthews, Ryan Joseph, Eve Wight

2rd Place $200

3D game by Alex Silence

3rd Place $100

H2autOmatic by Sarah O'Brien, David Aplyn, Fiona Brockner, Jade O'Connor

Intermediate Web Design (CS 142 or 148 level) (7 projects, 12 students)

1st Place $300

Tech Helper by Drew Meyers, Nicholas Hanoian

2rd Place $200

SCOTUS Case Finder by Jennifer Nigro, Shravya Suddala

3rd Place $100

Food Destiny by Zixiao Shan, Junfei Ma

Beginner Programming (CS 21 level) (10 projects, 16 students)

1st Place $300

Goodpastor Fish Counting Calculator by Colin Lease

2rd Place $200

Python Arcade by Jennifer Nigro, Anwar Elhadad

3rd Place $100

Rubik's Cube Solver by Kevin Veronneau

Beginner Web Design (CS 8 level) (24 projects, 47 students)

1st Place $300

Wayne Enterprises Website by Brandon Lee, Clayton Chisholm

2rd Place $200

Save the Sea Otters by Shauna Kimura, Rachel Liston, Alex Winstanley

3rd Place $100

Project Family Day by Dakota Martin

People's Choice Award

1st Place $300

The Rap Network - 69 Sophia Hodson Technically won 3rd place advanced projects.

2nd Place $200

The CNB Swapper Ben Sylvester, Christopher Suitor, Nana Nimako

3rd Place $100

OctoWinkles Cecily Page, Hunter Jensen, Zach Bernstein, Megan Doyle

*Prizes will be announced at the conclusion of the fair. Prize amounts are subject to change based on funding. Prizes may be awarded as a UVM gift card.

Rules

  1. All Participants must have been enrolled in a Computer Science course at UVM or be an active CS or Data Science, Major or Minor during the 2018 calendar year (Jan to Dec).
  2. All Participants must be currently enrolled as a student in the semester the CS Fair is being held
  3. Projects
    • Group or individual projects are allowed.
    • Course projects are allowed (the more unique they are from your classmates' the higher your chances of getting in and winning).
    • Non course projects are highly encouraged (i.e., something you did on your own).
    • You may enter more than one project but you cannot present more than one project in a time slot. It is your responsibility to confirm you have not been assigned to present more than one project at a time.
    • Registration does not guarantee project will be accepted.
  4. Code should be original or clearly documented if code is not yours.
  5. All entries must be present at their booth. We will provide space on a table, but you need to provide a laptop (with a good battery power should be available) and/or other display (e.g., poster).
  6. You are eligible to win only one competitive prize, you may forfeit a lower prize.
  7. Prize amounts may be reduced when there are less than 15 projects in a category.
  8. Unclaimed prizes will be forfeited after one week after the fair.
  9. Monetary prizes will be in the form of UVM gift card. Gift cards will be ready for pick up the week after the fair from the CS deptartment office.
  10. UVM monetary prize policy and scholarship policy.
  11. All entries allow us to use photos for promotional material.
  12. All entries must be received by November 9, 2018 in order to receive a t-shirt. T-Shirts not picked up by December 4, 2018 are forfeited to a first come first serve.
  13. Violation of the rules will result in disqualification.