The Spark Challenge

Event Date: April 26, 2019
Hosted By: ECESS
Time: 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Location: Gold & Black Gyms, Co-Rec
Contact Email: ecess@ecn.purdue.edu
Priority: No
School or Program: Electrical and Computer Engineering
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The Spark Challenge is a campus-wide, corporate-sponsored design competition, hosted by the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering in partnership with the ECE Student Society and General Motors.

The Spark Challenge is open to all undergraduate students of Purdue University. It allows students of any discipline to present their projects to the rest of campus and many corporate sponsors. This results in networking with representatives from some of the top leading industries in the nation, acting as a gateway to prospective employers.

This event is the chance for students from any and all majors to collaborate in developing various projects and show off their technical skills.

Itinerary

2:00-3:00pm: Early Participant Check in and Registration

3:00-4:00pm: Participant Check in and Registration

2:00-4(6):00pm: Talk with Corporate Representatives

4:00-5:30pm: Judging (16 Teams, 5 Mins each)

4:30-6:00pm: Pizza Arrives (3 Waves, ~30 mins each)

5:30-6:00pm: Judging Deliberation

5:45-6:15pm: Award Ceremony

More information can be found at the ECESS website.