CEAS EXPO 2023

Brought to you by CEAS Tribunal and the College of Engineering and Applied Science

Thursday, April 6th, 2023 | Duke Energy Convention Center | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

About

The Senior Capstone Projects will be on full display at the CEAS EXPO. Graduating seniors will present their hard work over the past year in hopes of winning prize amounts from a $10,000 prize pool. There will be prizes for the top 10 teams overall, along with prizes for the best projects in each major, the crowd favorite, and the judge's choice. All projects will be judged by Alumni and Industry Representatives, however, there are 4 categories of projects:

  • Posterboard
  • Presentation/Pitch
  • Product/Device
  • Software/Application

Tentative Day of Event Schedule

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Project set up and participant check-in

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Departmental judging (for participating departments)

12:00 PM - 12:15 PM: Opening Ceremony

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM: EXPO presentations and General Judging

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Closing Ceremony and prize announcements

 

Several judging groups will traverse the exhibit hall listening to presentations from all capstone groups. Each capstone group will be judged by multiple groups, with each presentation counting towards their final scoring. The judging schedule is subject to change as the EXPO approaches.

Students

This event is made by students for students! Graduating seniors will have a chance to show off their dedication and commitment to their Senior Design Capstone Projects. They will present their projects from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM on Thursday, April 6th.

Student projects from CEAShowcase

Want to register your group? Please fill out this form!

Check this excel sheet to see if your group has already registered:

Logistics

There will be a free shuttle service from Lindner Circle to the Duke Energy Convention Center that will run continuously throughout the day. This shuttle system is open to all attendees of the EXPO including staff, students, faculty, and community members. 

Additionally, the Duke Energy Convention Center has several parking garages that are available during the entirety of the event. 

Employers

Employers will be actively involved in judging the senior design projects. Their goal is to identify the best and most innovative capstone projects created by the graduating seniors of UC.

Sponsors

The sponsors play a vital role in successfully running this event. We are actively recruiting sponsors for CEAS EXPO and want to help your company get involved! Sponsors will have their own booth at the EXPO along with the opportunity to judge capstone projects.

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Mike Volan at volanmj@foundation.uc.edu, or fill out this form.

Judges

The judges are required to look closely at all displayed projects and make their best decision to rank the top 3 designs. The judges position are open for all esteemed industry members who would like to score the senior designs from 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM on the day of event (April 6th, 2023).

Contact Us

The CEAS Showcase is organized by the Engineering & Applied Science Tribunal.

Should you have any questions, please contact us at morgatm@mail.uc.edu. Thank you.