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. Please have the tech lead for each team fill out this form to get started.


Presentation Slides

Presentation slides from our third monthly update meeting are now uploaded!

Presentation Slides


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


Monthly Update Meeting

February 22, 2017 7-9 PM in Booker Conference Suite

4th Senior Citizen/Student Meet & Greet

February 25, 2017 1-3 PM at La Costa Glen

IBM Bluemix Workshop

February 27, 2017 Time and Location TBD

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