CCSE Events

Upcoming Events

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  • Date:  Monday, September 24

    Time:  12:00 – 1:00 PM

    Place:  Atrium Bldg., J-152

    Title:  Data Management of Big Sensory Data

    Speaker:  Dr. Zhipeng Cai, Associate Professor, CS Dept, Georgia State University

  • Michael Tidwell, Infrastructure Engineer at Tierion
    Founder, The Atlanta Blockchain
    Chief Knowledge Officer, Atlanta Bitcoin Embassy

    Date: Tuesday, September 25
    Time: 1:00-2:15 p.m., followed by Q&A
    Place: J-101
    Refreshments will be served!
  • Date: September 25, 2018
    Time: 6-8pm
    Location: J-152
  • Date: October 9, 2018
    Time: 2-3pm
    Location: Sterling Estates - East Cobb
  • Date: October 11, 2018
    Time: 6-8pm
    Location: Sterling Estates - East Cobb
  • Date: October 12, 2018
    Time: 1-3pm
    Location: J-152
  • Date: October 23, 2018
    Time: 6:30-7:30pm
    Location: Sterling Estates - East Cobb
  • Date: October 29, 2018
    Time: 6:30-8:00pm
    Location: Joe Mack Wilson Student Center Ballrooms
  • Hosted by the CCSE Student Organizations

    Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018
    Time: 8:30am-7:30pm
    Location: KSU Marietta Campus, Atrium Building (J)
  • Date: November 13, 2018
    Time: 2-3pm
    Location: Sterling Estates - East Cobb

 Past Events

  • Date: September 18, 2018
    Time: 6-7:30pm
    Location: J-152
  • Date: September 12-15, 2018
    Time: 2-3pm
    Location: J-152
    Register Your Team here:
  • Date: September 11, 2018
    Time: 2-3pm
    Location: J-152
  • Date: September 5 & 6, 2018
    Time: 6-8:30pm
    Location: Student Center Ballrooms
  • Date: August 29, 2018
    Location: J-152
    Date: August 30, 2018
    Time: 5-6PM
    Location: J-152
  • Date: August 24, 2018

    Anthem Workshop:
    Time: 10am-12pm
    Location: J-262

    HPCC Systems Workshop:
    Time: 12-2pm
    Location: J-262

    InComm Workshop:
    Time: 2-4pm
    Location: J-262

  • Date: August 23, 2018
    Time: 12-2PM
    Location: J-152
  • Date: August 15, 2018
    Time: 6:00-10:00pm
    Location: Game Lab
  • "How to be a SWE in the Real World"
    Date: August 22, 2018
    Time: 6:30-7:30pm
    Location: J-152


 Premiere CCSE Events

Computing Showcase (C-Day)

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The College of Computing and Software Engineering (CCSE) Computing Showcase (C-Day) is a biannual event that takes place at the end of fall and spring semesters where participating students showcase some of the richest activity at CCSE. As students prepare for graduation they present posters and games highlighting their experiences within internships, team projects, and capstone and thesis work.


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The CCSE Hackathon is the College’s premier event in showcasing student talent and connecting companies to our students. Through dedicated “threads” (aka themes) within the event, companies can raise awareness of opportunities for students to work with them, increase brand awareness, and locate top talent for computing workforce. Students can hone their skills, apply the knowledge they gain inside the classroom in authentic, real-world problems, and connect with internship and job opportunities.

A game jam is a gathering for the purpose of planning, designing, and creating one or more games within a short span of time, usually ranging between 24 and 72 hours. Game developers are generally made up of programmers, game designers, artists, and others in game development-related fields.

Internship Networking Event

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The CCSE Internship Networking Night is a flash networking event where students can connect with potential employers. Students are encouraged to be interview ready and have plenty of resumes on hand!

Dean's Speaker Series

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Curated by CCSE's Dean Dr. Jon Preston, the CCSE Dean's Speakers series aims to expose students to industry.

 Past Events

  • HPC Code Camp
    The College of Computing and Software Engineering is excited to announce a fantastic opportunity for students in computing to earn up to $300 while studying High Performance Computing (HPC) for Big Data:

    With a special HPC CODE CAMP (May 10-11, 2018 from 8:30AM – 5:00PM, at J-251, KSU Marietta Campus)

    Leading to a special section of ACST 3340 or ACS 6830 offered summer 2018 regular semester (offered primarily online, with five F2F meetings)
    Leading to completion of a High Performance Computing Certificate.

    More information here.

    Spring 2018 C-Day

    Date: April 26, 2018
    Time: 4pm
    Location: KSU Marietta Campus - Atrium and Design 2 buildings
    Program / Student Information / Sponsor Information / Winners
    Dean Speaker Series: David Smith, Lecturer at Georgia Tech
    Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
    Time: 12-1pm Presentation / 1-2pm Open Discussion
    Location: KSU Marietta Campus, Atrium J-101
    More Information

    Internship Networking Event

    Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    Time: 6:00pm-8:30pm
    Location: Joe Mack Wilson Student Center Ballroom A (KSU Marietta Campus)

    * Bring plenty of resumes! Get your 60 second elevator speech ready! There will be speed networking!*

    More information here. 

  • Fall 2017 C-Day

    Date: November 30, 2017 
    Time: 4-7pm 
    Location: Department of Sports and Recreation Recreation and Wellness Center, Marietta Campus  

    2nd Annual CCSE 2107 ACM-ICPC Programming Competition

    Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
    Time: 8:00am-8:00pm

    We had an enormous success on Saturday, Nov 11, 2017, 8:00am-8:00pm, as we hosted CCSE 2nd annual ACM-ICPC   International Collegiate Programming Contest headquartered at, the oldest, largest, and most prestigious programming contest over 50 years in the world, as 19 Colleges and Universities from Southeast regional participated here at CCSE/KSU. This event is sponsored by ACM-ICPC.

    There were 218 participants attended  such as Auburn, Clemson, Ga Tech, Morehouse college, Voldasta, UGA, USG, Mississippi State, Mercer, etc., including the 63 team of three contestants (12 teams of three from KSU)+ coaches, volunteers from ACM, IEEE-Computer Society, WIT-Campus, and AITP Student Chapters participated.

    CCSE Hackathon

    Date: October 5-8, 2017
    Location: Atrium Buidling (J)
    Registration Link
    More Information 

    Welcome Back Cookout

    Date: September 28, 2017
    Time: 12-2PM
    Location: The Ampitheatre, Marietta Campus 

    CCSE Hackathon Pitch Night

    Date: September 14, 2017
    Time: 6:00-7:30PM
    Location: Marietta Campus, Building I2- Design 2
    More Information 

    "Geeks Giving Back" West Cobb Senior Center - Civic Engagement (June 22, 2017)

    Please RSVP to the event via OwlLife. 

    Math, Nerf Guns, and Late Nights: The Inside Story on Being Paid to Program Video Games with Mike Dudgeon, Chief Technology Officer of Hi-Rez Studios (March 27, 2017) 

    Date: March 27, 2017
    Time: 2-3PM
    Location: KSU Marietta Campus Student Center Ballrooms A&B