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All-girl Mapua team is 8th SWEEP Awards Champion

The all-girl team from Mapua Institute of Technology (from left) mentor Ayra Panganiban, Girly Perando, team leader Janiena Roxanne Dirain and Kristine Emy Matabang receive their award from Smart officials (from left) Smart Public Affairs Group Head Ramon Isberto and Technology Services Division Planning and Engineering-Access Manager Hans Alvarez and Program Management Office Department Head Byron Tabada.

An all-girl team from the Mapua Institute of Technology is the grand champion in the 8th SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards, the latest edition of Smart Communication, Inc.’s annual search for the most innovative wireless applications by students.

Their project entitled “Wearable Obstacle Detection System and Braille Cell Phone for the Blind” stood out from among 142 other entries submitted by student-teams from Smart’s partner schools under the Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program (SWEEP).
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Posted by on February 24, 2012 in Smart Communications

 

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