Student Competition

The Organising Committee of the ITEE2015 Conference (2015 Information Technologies in Environmental Engineering Conference, http://www.itee2015.org/) is running a student team competition to develop innovative applications in the fields of Information Technologies in Environmental Engineering and the Internet of Things using light-weight open-source electronic platforms. One of five platforms may be used: the Raspberry Pi, the Arduino, the Qualcomm Snapdragon DragonBoard, the ARM Development Board or the Intel Atom.

Email Dr Lester Cowley at NMMU (Lester.Cowley@nmmu.ac.za) your project proposal, the name of your team and the email addresses of the team members. The deadline for submissions is Tuesday 10 April 2015.

For more information: ITEE2015 Flyer and ITEE Competition documents are available for download below.

ITEE 2015 Student Project Competition

The following teams will demonstrate their projects to the ITEE 2015 delegates from 11:15 to 12:15 on Wednesday, 15th July 2015 at the Summerstrand Hotel:

Team Name Project Name/Description Members Institution
Makaru eRumbric Ubuntu Collaborative Learning System (low cost E-learning system for African communities) Mando,Kapeso (Mr)
Rumbi,Maisva (Ms)

NMMU

Private

The Terabytes AutoHome (low cost home security) James,Filmer (Mr)
Ranvir,Maaraj (Mr)

NMMU

NMMU

Cardinalize Spider Robot Litter Collector (machine learning-based litter detection) Nathan,Watt (Mr)
Ethan,Nichols (Mr)

NMMU

VPHS

Careful Collections EnvironAware Mobile App (geo-tagging of pollution sites, water and energy wastage reporting and environmental awareness Tongai,Chiridza (Mr)
George,Mujuru (Mr)

NMMU

NMMU