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FIUCEC Spring 2019 Senior Design Project Showcase

Spring 2019 Senior Design Project Showcase will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at the FIU Ocean Bank Convocation Center. The event will bring several undergraduate students from different disciplines to showcase their final products as family, friends and
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S. S. Iyengar Portrait

Dr. Iyengar has been awarded the “2019 IEEE Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI) Research Leadership Award

I am pleased to share this good news!  Our Director, Dr. Iyengar has been awarded the “2019 IEEE Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI) Research Leadership Award” for his contributions for research and education in the area of Distributed Sensor Systems at
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MangoHacks

Florida’s Sweetest Hackathon A place for discovery Mangohacks is a 36 hour hackathon that encourages learning, collaboration, growth, innovation, and fun. We will welcome 500+ students from Florida and across the country, amazing mentors, and wonderful sponsors to create amazing
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Photo of FIU SCIS Director, Dr. Iyengar has been awarded the "Lifetime Achievement Award"

Dr. S.S. Iyengar has been awarded the “Lifetime Achievement Award”

We are pleased to share this good news – Our Director, Dr. Iyengar has been awarded the “Lifetime Achievement Award” for his contributions in research and education in the area of Distributed Sensor Systems at the 25th IEEE International Conference
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FIUSCIS hosted CodeFest 2018

Marking the end of Computer Science Education Week, FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences (SCIS) hosted the 5th annual CodeFest Miami, on Sunday, December 9th, 2018.  During this “mini-hackathon” event, children from elementary, K-8, and middle schools from South
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Photo of Cesar Villa-Garcia, FIU Worlds Ahead Graduate

Cesar Villa-Garcia, #FIUSCIS Student, Named FIU Worlds Ahead Graduate

Worlds Ahead graduates are nominated by faculty members to be personally honored during their commencement ceremony. These graduates exhibit outstanding perseverance, intelligence, personal strength, and fully demonstrate and embrace what it means to be Worlds Ahead. This sets them apart
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Fall 2018 – CEC Senior Design Project Showcase

The College of Engineering and Computing hosted the Fall 2018 Senior Design Project Showcase. 77  SCIS students took part in demonstrating their newly acquired skills in software and hardware development. All of the #FIUSCIS students were judged by industry professionals,
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A humanoid robot called Sophia. An artificial-intelligence conference has been accused of having a discriminatory culture.Credit: Tomasz Wiech/AFP/Getty

Dr. Alonso was quoted on an article at Nature.com

Dr. Alonso was quoted on an article at nature.com on the issues were thrown into stark relief earlier this month with the release of a survey of 2,375 people — most of whom had either attended the meeting or submitted
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UPE Elects New Executive Board

Friday, October 12th, was a significant day for members of Upsilon Pi Epsilon; in addition to a General Body Meeting, an InfoTech Workshop, and an Info Session from Google Cloud Platform, the organization held its Executive Board Elections to elect
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FIU at Princeton

Traveling all the way to Princeton, New Jersey to participate in Hack Princeton Fall 2018, FIU students MJ Ramos and David Castaneda spent 36 hours hacking away to represent FIU at one of this seasons most prestigious hackathon ! Inspired
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SparkDev Demos Fall 2018 Projects

In this era of rapid technological advancement, new and promising technologies appear seemingly overnight. Upsilon Pi Epsilon’s SparkDev program aims to get students of all skill levels experienced with these new technologies with a nine-week program designed to allow students
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UPE Super Smash Bros Tournament

Sometimes, after months of exams and resume-building, the best way for the university community to unwind is to come together and enjoy some friendly competition. This past Friday, November 9th, Upsilon Pi Epsilon held a sprawling Super Smash Bros. for
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