Student Activities

5th Annual Student Design Competition

Especially for Students @ ASIS&T 2014

Organizers:  Sanda Erdelez and Paul Marty

Join other students in a fun and challenging design competition! 

The mission: To develop and present plans for a creative and innovative design in response to a design challenge.

The reward:  Each member of the winning design team will receive complimentary registration to the 2014 ASIS&T Annual Meeting. In addition, you get to meet other students, and present your ideas to a jury consisting of leaders in Information Science.

Organizing Session:  Sunday, Nov. 2, 8:00pm

  • Form design teams;
  • Review the procedures, and;
  • Present the challenge

You and your team members will generate a system proposal, and present it to the jury and an audience of conference attendees. 

Presentations:  Tuesday Nov. 4, 10:30am

At the end of the presentation session (Tuesday, 10:30am), the jury will announce a winning team. You will also be able to network with members of the jury and receive additional feedback.

Congratulations to the 2013 Winners, who will each receive free registration to AM14:
Rhiannon Gainor, McGill University School of Information Studies (Canada), Qing Zou, McGill University School of Information Studies (Canada), Zhen Yue, University of Pittsburgh School of Information Sciences (USA), and Yusuf Abdullahi Abiodun, Tshwane South College for FET (South Africa)