The final of the 4th CASS Student Design Competition (SDC) 2019-2020 will be held in virtual format from 16:30 to 18:00 CEST (10:30 to 12:00 EDT) on Saturday October 10. A judging panel will evaluate the five finalist works and select the winner. The decision of the panel shall be final and the winner will be announced during the ISCAS Closing Ceremony from 16:00 to 16:30 CEST (10:00 to 10:30 EDT) on Wednesday October 21.
During the live session, each team will have 10 minutes for demo presentation and 5 minutes for Q&A (the moderator will select questions submitted by the online attendees via chat).
The presentations will be recorded and the videos will be available at the Ad-hoc delegate encounter space for further discussion.
The final will be broadcasted by Facebook Live or a similar platform.
The CAS Society will cover the registration fees of at most 3 students per team. Students must be IEEE CASS Student Members. The team winning the final competition will be awarded a prize of $3,000 USD.
More details about the competition and the official rules are reported here.
2020 CASS COVID-19 Special Student Design Competition
Along with the CASS Student Design Competition 2019-2020, the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (CASS) has also launched a special SDC, sponsored by Synopsys, which aims to create technology solutions aligned with Circuits and Systems to help break the chain of infection of the COVID-19 virus. The competition has concluded and the winning teams (see more details here) will be presenting their work in a virtual event from 18:00 to 18:30 CEST (12:00 to 12:30 EDT) on Saturday, October 10.
The winning teams will be invited to join the final phase of the CASS Student Design Competition 2019-2020 and present its work. The team will have 10 minutes for presentation and 5 minutes for Q&A (moderated as above). Two 5 minute slide sets from the two runner up teams will be shown afterward.
As before, the presentation will be recorded and made available at the Ad-hoc delegate encounter space.