Seminar and SIS Design Challenge 2017

SIS Design Challenge 2017

SEMINAR ( 09 - 12 AM)

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Topic: Disruptive Technologies and The Future of Society

Speaker: Dr. Fernando Koch

Dr. Fernando Koch is Visiting Professor in Korea University, Honorary Senior Fellow at The University of Melbourne, and ACM Distinguished Speaker. He has been awarded the Eisenhower Fellowship 2016, Australian Endeavour Executive Fellowship 2015, and CNPq Productivity in Technology and Innovation in 2016. He was a a Director R&D at SAMSUNG Research Institute (2013-16) leading research projects around computational intelligence, human-centered IoT, human-computer interface, social computing, informatics in education, security and others. Moreover, he was a Research Scientist at IBM Research Brazil (2011-2013) where he received the IBM Eminence and Excellence Award (2012) and the IBM Outstanding Contributor Award (2013) for leadership in research. He has over 20 years of IT Industry experience with practice in R&D, product development, and business development with companies in the Silicon Valley, Europe, Brazil, and Australia. He received the Ph.D in Computer Sciences (2009) from Utrecht University in collaboration with The University of Melbourne. He participated in the PostDoc (2010) in Computer Sciences at Utrecht University. He also holds M.Sc. (1997) and B.Sc. (1993) degrees in Computer Sciences by the Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil. He has published over 70 papers and more than 30 patents. He is IEEE Senior Member and ACM Senior Member. His research interests include Computational Intelligence, Digital Education, Mobile Computing, Distributed Computing, and Computational Social Sciences.


Topic: User Experience Design for Financial Inclusion

Speaker: Josh (Adi Tedjasaputra, M.Sc)

Josh is the Director and Co-Founder of UX Indonesia. As a renowned Expert in User Experience, Internet of Things and Digital Technology, he has over than 15 years of experience helping companies, educational and non-profit organisations in Europe, United States and Asia Pacific to achieve their business goals and make the best investment in ICT. He is the Co-founder of the first UX business in Indonesia. His passion is to design, develop, and use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for a better life.

With his engineering and computer science background, he has introduced forward-thinking and innovative projects that improve the bottom line of businesses in different vertical industries through Human-centred design, computing and engineering. His current interests include the Internet of Things, Human-centred Computing, Computational Thinking, e-Learning, Moodle, WordPress and Agile UX.

Josh co-founded Indonesia ACM SIGCHI Chapter with Dr Eunice Sari and is currently leading this community as a General Chair. He is also the General Chair for PIDI (Indonesian Interaction Design Association). He has published a number of international research publications and newspaper articles in the field of technology, education and User Experience. He is also a serial organizer of international UX events.




About SIS Design Challenge

SIS Design Challenge 2017 facilitates students (undergraduate program) from various design and technology backgrounds (e.g. HCI, UX, ICT, industrial design, product design, visual design, interaction design) to demonstrate their problem solving and design ability to propose solutions for socio-cultural issues. This year’s competition theme is “Social Interaction Changed through Digital Era”.

Along with the rise of digital era, many people prefer to interact with their friends and parents using application on their gadget. With the theme of “Social Interaction Changed through Digital Era”, participants are asked to create solutions that can improve social relationships between parents and children.


General Terms & Conditions

  1. Participants Terms & Conditions:
  • Participants of the competition are undergraduate students who still active. (max age 23)
  • Participants of the team contain of 2 people coming from the same University.
  • Free Registration fee. Registration Link here
  1. Ideas/Solution Terms & Conditions:
  • System / product design has never received an award or been a winner in similar contests either on a national or international scale.
  • System / product design can be developed on desktop, web, and mobile platforms.
  • The design of the system / product is able to give solutions based on the specified issue.
  • The system / product design developed using the fundamental rules of UX Design.


Timeline & Schedule

  • Open Registration (Online): September 8, 2017 – October 8, 2017
  • Idea Submission (Online): September 8, 2017 – October 8, 2017
  • Top 5 Finalist Announcement: October 24, 2017
  • Final Presentation & Winner Announcement: November 8-10, 2017


Idea Submission

  1. Design Team. Pick your best team members. One team consist of two people. A participant cannot be part of multiple teams. The participant must be an active student.
  2. Design Problem. The design problem for this challenge is “Social Interaction Changed through Digital Era”.
  3. Idea Design. Propose some ideas of an interactive technology-based design solution in any forms, such as Mobile application, Website, and Desktop Application to solve society problems.
  4. Design Deliverable. Each Team must upload their poster (A2 Size in PDF format, max 50 Mb with High Quality Picture). Poster consist of the following content: Team Name, Brief Description of the application, Background, Objectives & Benefits, Methodology, Demographic, How to Use the Application, and Application Scenario. (Do not mention your University name on your poster design).
  5. Idea Submission. Upload your Poster here.
  6. Deadline of the idea submission is October 8, 2017 – (23:59 Western Indonesian Time GMT +7).
  7. Top 5 Finalist Announcementwill be sent to each team by October 24, 2017. Judges will choose 5 best teams to compete in the Final Round.

Round 1 Terms & Conditions:

  1. The poster design has never received an award or been a winner in similar contests either on a national or international scale.
  2. Poster must be delivered in English.

Final Presentation

  1. Design Challenge Invitation. Teams who get passed are invited to participate in SIS Design Challenge Final Presentation that will be held on November 8-10, 2017 in Binus University, Kemanggisan, West Jakarta, Indonesia. For Non-Binusian Team will stay at Binus Square & will be provided with meals and rooms for 3 days 2 nights.
  2. 5 Best teams must confirm by October 30, 2017 to secure their entries in the challenge.
  3. Design Challenge Presentation Day. The Presentation will be held on the November 9, 2017, Jakarta, Indonesia.
  4. Final Presentation. Each team must bring Power Point Presentation & Prototype that will be presented for 15 Minutes and 10 Minutes Discussion with the Judges.
  5. Selection. Two winners will be selected from 5 nominated teams.
  6. The prize award ceremony will be conducted after the Final Presentation. All Finalist will get Souvenirs & Certificate, and 2 top winners will get the prizes:
  • 1st Prize : IDR 3.000.000
  • 2nd Prize : IDR 2.000.000

Final Round Terms & Conditions:

  1. Each Team must bring Power Point Presentation & Prototype (Do not mention your University name on your PPT, or Prototype)
  2. Power Point need to explain these components in the most effective way
    1. Brief Description of the application
    2. Background
    3. Objectives & Benefits
    4. Methodology
    5. Demographic
    6. How to use the application
    7. Application Scenario
  3. Presentation will be held in English.
  4. Each Team will be responsible for their own Flight Ticket, the committee does not provide the Flight Ticket to or from Jakarta & accommodation to or from airport/station to Venue.
  5. For Non-Binusian Team will stay at Binus Square & will be provided with meals and rooms for 3 days 2 nights.

Scoring Terms

  1. Idea Submission Scoring:
    1. Methodology – 25%
    2. Idea Benefit & Objectives – 20%
    3. Uniqueness & Innovation – 20%
    4. Feasible to Implemented – 15%
    5. Content & Presentation of Poster – 20%
  2. Final Stage Scoring
    1. Idea Benefit & Objectives – 20%
    2. Uniqueness & Innovation – 20%
    3. Feasible to Implemented – 10%
    4. Future Development of Idea – 20%
    5. Prototype Demo – 15%
    6. Presentation – 15%

Notes :

  1. Judges can disqualify participants before and after judging if the participants file do not meet the requirements
  2. Judging results are absolute
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