News/Announcements


MakerSpace

Please email Professor Nguyen for access to our MakerSpace in Jacobs Hall


Bob Martin, Technical Consultant

Bob Martin (Microchip) will serve as your technical consultant. Make sure you are utilizing the Piazza forum to have all of your hardware questions answered! If you need to enroll in the forum, please email Nikki.


Reimbursement

If you need to be reimbursed for Design Competition related expenses (ie. traveling to Meet & Greet off campus or purchasing supplies), please follow the instructions below.

Reimbursement Instructions


Events/Workshops


IBM Bluemix Workshop

Monday, April 3, 2017 6-9 PM in Jacobs Hall (Booker Conference Suite & Room 4309)

Meet & Greet with UCSD Retirees

Friday, April 14, 2017 12-1:30 PM in Booker Conference Suite

Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 7-9 PM in Booker Conference Suite

Meet & Greet at La Costa Glen

Saturday, May 20, 2017 9 AM-12 PM at 1940 Levante St, Carlsbad, CA 92009

Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 7-9 PM in Booker Conference Suite

Contact


Nikki Hsueh

nhsueh@eng.ucsd.edu

Sponsors








Objective

Design a device or platform that improves the quality-of-life for senior citizens.


Info Session

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
7PM in Jacobs Hall, Room 2512
Booker Conference Suite


Timeline

Dec 15
Letter of Intent due

Jan 16
Final Proposal due

Jun 10
Prototype Demo & Design Competition Showcase

Media


Prizes

1st Place - $4,000
2nd Place - $2,000
3rd Place - $1,000


Earn Credits

  • ECE 190, ECE 191, ECE 198
  • BENG/COGS/CSE/MAE/SE 198

Others

  • Receive Certification of Participation
  • NSF I-Corps Program

Requirements

  • At least one team member from Jacobs School of Engineering and one team member from Social Science
  • At least one team member has taken ONE of the following courses by the end of Winter Quarter, 2017:

ECE 180
Entrepreneurship for Engineers (FA 2016)
ECE 180
Successful Entrepreneurship for Microsystems (WI 2017)
CSE 190
Human-Computer Interaction for Health
MAE 154
Product Design & Entrepreneurship
DSGN 1
Design of Everyday Things
COGS 120
Interaction Design