SoftServe Volunteers organized Summer school for Internet of Things Program students

Wednesday July 19th, 2017
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During June 16-30, at SoftServe HQ, Summer school for students of Lviv Polytechnic’s Internet of Things program has been held.

Overall, 18 students participated in the program. During 2 weeks, SoftServe volunteers has held theoretical and practical classes for the students on Java (Hibernate/Spring)/Android, Business Model Canvas, as well as became mentors for School participants.


Students worked in teams and at the last day of their two-week study, they presented prototypes of their own projects. Among them, in particular, Android mobile app to look for a company for pets. For future, developers plan to add integration with Facebook, search for nearby dogs function and quick search for owners of a lost pet. Another project that students developed during Summer schools allows identifying emotions of a person based on video recordings. Students plan to implement it based on Google Vison API and deploy on Microsoft Azure cloud platform.

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Zenoviy Veres, head of educational direction at Lviv IT Cluster and Abiliton Solutions Architect, on behalf of Computerized Automatic Systems Department at Lviv Polytechnic National University and Lviv IT Cluster expresses gratitude to Andriy Yurena, Oleg Novosad, Taras Kryvulyak and Yaroslav Harasym for their support in organizing IoT Summer School and their contribution in educational improvement of Lviv IT-students.