Seoul Chapter

What was the last paper within the realm of computing you read? What did it inspire you to build or tinker with? Come share the ideas in an awesome academic/research publication with fellow engineers, programmers, and paper-readers. Lead a session and show off code that you wrote that implements these ideas or just give us the lowdown about the paper. Otherwise, just come, listen, learn, and discuss.

We'll be using papers-we-love's curated repository. Please contribute by adding PR's for papers, code, and/or links to other repositories.

PWL Seoul strictly adheres to the Code of Conduct set forth by all PWL charters.

Chapter details

Location: Hive Arena

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Twitter: @papers_we_love

Organizers: Victoria Bondarchuck

Chapter Meetups

Casual Introduction to Deep Learning

Map Date/Time: 2019-05-23 07:00pm Location: WeWork Yeoksam Station - 142 Teheran-ro, Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu

Today, there are many real-world applications and problems have been developed and solved by machine learning and deep learning methods. However if you are not involved in engineering or research area in artificial intelligence or data science, it is considerably difficult to know how AI actually works in the real-world problems.

In this meetup, you will meet professionals in AI who have plenty of experiences in both industry and academia within deep learning era. If you are an engineer and haven't got a change to be involved in development in deep learning applications or would like to explore AI world more, please join our meetup.

Even if you are not a coder or have no idea how AI works, please join us so that you know how the world has been changed and imagine how things can be changed by deep learning or machine learning together for the near future.

♦♦♦ Agenda ♦♦♦

- 19:00-19:10: Opening

- 19:10-19:30: Session 1 (in English)
"A Casual Intro…

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Escape Fallout - Breath Clean w/ Tech

Map Date/Time: 2019-02-27 07:00pm Location: 501 - 501 Teheran-ro, Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu

Ionising Radiation Detection Hardware Show and Tell

This is a showcase of some of the challenges with slightly more unusual hardware an that an Arduino or a similar development board could be connected to.

Along with some long-winded history on why this little project began, the following will be covered:
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Why is ionizing radiation something meaningful to measure?
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Why is displaying of ionizing rad. a user experience headache.
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"Would you like to come up and see my etchings?"
(Er, I mean, would you like to come up and see my low-cost PCB manufacturing process?)
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An IOT "Hello World", using any ESP8266 board and Blynk.
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Q and A for low-cost embedded devices.

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[UX_Papers we love] V. Bondarchuk "Do You Really Only Need to Test with 5 Users"

Map Date/Time: 2016-05-26 08:30pm Location: HiveArena - 강남구 논현동 277-27 , Seoul

<a></a> Our  third meetup for UX papers, this time Victoria Bondarchuk will present: 

Refining the test phase of usability evaluation: how many subjects is enough?Virzi, R. A. (1992)  

Description: 

http://www.measuringu.com/:  Want to get a reaction? Just mention  testing with five users to anyone in software development. Few topics elicit more emotion than  small sample sizes in user testing. Robert Virzi's paper codified this number into UX history. It was one of a few papers which showed how to use the Binomial (or Poisson) distributions to arrive at the now famous formula

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[Papers we love] Seoul Chapter, "Designing for usability.."

Map Date/Time: 2016-02-18 08:30pm Location: HiveArena - 강남구 논현동 277-27 , Seoul

Seoul Tech Society is crazy about Papers We Love movement! 

This is an experimental meetup for everyone who is interested in Computer Science and User Experience Research and would like to study the most influential academic papers in the field together. 

This will be an introduction meeting, why don't we go easy and review well-known paper in the field: 

Designing for usability: key principles and what designers think. Gould, J. D. and Lewis, C. (1985)

Go to any UX conference and you'll hear the same points as those raised in this pioneering paper: early and continual focus on users; empirical measurement, iterative design. View Paper[pdf]

[Description by Measuringu]

Paper will be presented by organizers [Victoria Bondarchuk], would be great if parti…

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Arduino Day 2015

Map Date/Time: 2015-03-28 10:00am Location: Self Making Studio - 경기 수원시 영통구 반달로 87, Suwon

Arduino Day is a worldwide celebration of Arduino’s birthday. 

On March 28th 2015 Seoul Tech Society together with awesome Fablab Seoul are celebrating 11th birthday of Arduino in South Korea. 

UPDATE #1:

As it turns out, Fablab Seoul is organizing a Make-a-thon on “Smart Furniture” in Suwon on Saturday and Sunday, and we think that it is a perfect way to celebrate Arduino day!

Agenda: make DIY furniture with Arduino inside!

Saturday 28th

10:00 AM: Introduction

10:30 AM: Ice-breaking

11:00 AM: Forming teams

12:00 PM: Lunch

1:00 PM: Team and idea introduction

the rest of the time is actual making

The address is 경기 수원…

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Launch Lab, Where Ideas Take Off

Map Date/Time: 2014-06-28 02:00pm Location: Coffee Zaroo - 경기도 용인시 기흥구 1203-12, 보정

What is LaunchLab?

As part of the Launch - Hack - Tell cycle of innovation, SeoulTech is proud to announce the Launch Lab series of meetups.  This is a new type of event where researchers, entrepreneurs and innovators discuss and propose (any) project, and solicit ideas and help from other SeoulTech members.

Why?

Launch Lab helps members take one giant leap beyond networking. These events allow members  to get involved with the creation of new ideas or startups, while forging friendships and business partnerships to last a lifetime. 

How? 

The event features a group of speakers that give a 10 to 15 minute presentation of their idea. The audience then discusses the idea. Audience members can also choose to join or further contribute to the project.

Open discussion sessions will also be available, so if anyone gets in…

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