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SoCS at the Ontario Universities’ Fair

Over the weekend of September 19th, 20th and 21st, The School of Computer Science attended the Ontario Universities' Fair, the largest educational fair in Canada.

Prospective students and parents visited the University of Guelph booth to talk personally with student representatives, professors, recruitment officers and academic counselors to learn about the University's academic programs, co-operative education department, admission requirements, residences, student life and anything else that may help students make a decision about which university to choose.

Startup Royale and DementiaHack Wins

The School of Computer Science is proud to announce that two students from the SoCS have won several awards at recent pitch competitions and hackathons.

Mingling at the SoCS Annual BBQ

SoCS Annual BBQ

Yesterday the School of Computer Science celebrated the beginning of a new semester with the SoCS Annual BBQ.

To welcome the new undergraduates, existing students, staff, and faculty flocked to Johnston Green to enjoy the great weather and some great food. The new SoCS t-shirts were also distributed to first year students. Designed by recent graduate and entrepreneur Ben Douek, the shirts were a big hit.

Beyond the Code

For those of you who missed the Beyond The Code talk with Dr. Gillis and the senior undergraduate students, here's a list of the various groups and events you might want to get involved with this year.

On Campus Groups 

Welcome New SoCS Students

The students, staff, and faculty of the School of Computer Science would like to say hello and welcome to the incoming 2014 computer science students.

To start your first semester off right, join us at the following events.

PhD Seminar – Jason Ernst

The School of Computer Science is pleased to announce the following PhD Seminar, Connection point Selection in HWNs to improve QoS/QoE, reduce cost and increase profits, presented by PhD Candidate Jason Ernst.

The seminar will take place September 10, 2014 in Reynolds 219 at 2:00 pm.

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Connection point Selection in HWNs to improve QoS/QoE, reduce cost and increase profits

PhD Seminar – Abdelwahab Elnaka

The School of Computer Science is pleased to announce the following PhD Seminar, A QoS Provisioning Framework for Sessions with Multiple Heterogeneous Participants in NGN and UC Networks, presented by PhD Student Abdelwahab Elnaka. The seminar will take place August 26, 2014 in Reynolds 312 at 2:00 pm.

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A QoS Provisioning Framework for Sessions with Multiple Heterogeneous Participants in NGN and UC Networks

MSc Defence – Gabriela Henriques

The School of Computer Science is pleased to announce the following MSc Defence, Leveraging Knowledge Through Ontology Design, presented by MSc Candidate Gabriela Henriques.

The defence will take place August 20, 2014 in Reynolds 219 at 1:30 pm.

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Leveraging Knowledge Through Ontology Design

MSc Defence – Jai Liu

The School of Computer Science is pleased to announce the following MSc Defence, Using Association Rules and Logical Learning for Clustering, presented by MSc Candidate Jia Liu.

The defence will take place August 21, 2014 in Reynolds 219 at 10:30 am.

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Using Association Rules and Logical Learning for Clustering

MSc Defence – Maryam Alipour-Aghdam

The School of Computer Science is pleased to announce the following MSc Defence, Ontology-Driven Generic Questionnaire Design, presented by MSc Candidate Maryam Alipour-Aghdam.

The defence will take place August 22, 2014 in Reynolds 219 at 1:30 pm.

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Ontology-Driven Generic Questionnaire Design