Archive for October, 2009

Anita Sobe @ the IEEE Xtreme 24-hour programming competition

The IEEE Xtreme 24-hour programming competition took place on October 24, 2009!

Over 700 teams competed in this worldwide contest. Klagenfurt University was represented by Anita Sobe (ITEC), István Fehérvári (NES/Mobile Systems Group) and Bernhard Dieber (NES/Pervasive Computing Group). Their effort resulted in 25. place which is the upper 5% worldwide and a top-ten ranking in the IEEE region 08 (Europe, Middle East and Africa)!

For their presentation during ACM Multimedia 2009 in Beijing, Mathias and Christoph received the award for their “Dynamic presentation adaptation based on user intent classification”.

Click HERE to see the complete Video!

Certificate (pdf)

Mathias is the overall winner of the 2009 ACM Multimedia Open Source Software Competition with his open-source project   “Caliph & Emir“.

Further information: http://www.acmmm09.org/OSSC.aspx

Certificate (pdf)  &   Photo (pdf)