Information Systems and Informatics Program

ISI News & Events

Winter 2019

  • May 2: Congratulations to Victor, Abnersoa, Weicong and Ken for their successful poster presentations at the 2019 Undergraduate Research Conference .
    Topics ranged from the privacy policy practice in government agencies, to the citizen complaint analytics for agency performance improvements, the privacy risk detection methods, and data analytics for a audio/speaker product design.

  • Jan 28: Congratulations to the MKT/ISI team for winning the GfK Hackathon competition!
    What an amazing achievement of the students (Kevin Ferger and Nicholas Pepitone, Marketing Majors and Ken de Young, ISI major) and the faculty members (Marketing Prof. Guo, and ISI Prof. Cappellari). The students participated in the 10-day long competiton, to propose a smart speaker product using diverse complex data sets and data analytics.
    The winning student team will have a prize of $5K and other opportunities. We are all so proud of the well deserving team members.

    See the press releases at GfK news , Business Wire at Birkshire Business Company and New York Business Journal

  • Jan 17: ISI student and faculty members collaborate with MKT team for 2019 GfK Hackathon Competition and will create a Business Plan for a AI Smart Speaker.

    Field Trip to B8Ta to experience Smart Home and Other innovations at Short Hills Mall
    (Left to Right: Profs Guo, Cappellari, Chun, Nick, Ken and Kevin)
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