NDMU got 1st runner up on the recent competition 8th SMART SWEEP Innovations and Excellence award: Innovation in the palm of your hand.
These are the excerpts from different sites:
"The team of Louie Flores (team leader), Sheena Basilisco, Kingsly Alovera and Eusop Alim was mentored by Engr. Rachel Sucayan and Mr. Arnel Robles. They placed second in the 8th Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program (Smart Sweep) Innovation and Excellence Award held at the Hall 1 of SMX Convention Center in Pasay City.
The NDMU team developed and submitted "Smart E-Mobilized" an application that uses an android phone and Smart’s wireless broadband technology which will enable subscribers to enroll in a service which help minimize the time and effort in buying tickets at MRT and LRT stations simply by swiping an electronic mobile card at barcode readers at the station, and the payment will already be processed and deducted from the subcriber's Smart Money account, which is linked to the application."
"Second place went to Notre Dame of Marbel University with “Smart E-mobilized”. It makes use of an android phone and Smart’s wireless broadband technology to minimize the time and effort when buying tickets at MRT and LRT stations. The team of ECE students Louie Jhayson Flores, Kingsly Alovera, Sheena Basilisco and Eusop Alim, with mentor Engr. Rachel Sucayan, received P300,000 in cash prize. "
Champion of this event is the all-girl team from Mapua Institute of Technology. Second runner up goes to Bataan Peninsula State University.
For more details visit SMART SWEEP website.