Web Dev team attended AITP 2016

Southern Illinois University



College of Applied Sciences and Arts

Web Dev team attended AITP 2016

April 12, 2016


Preparing AITP

AITP 2016

AITP 2016

AITP 2016

SIU Web Dev Team at AITP 2016

Prof. Belle Woodward

Ren showing the website on a tablet.

Prof. Tom Imoboden

AITP 2016 Award 

The SIU Student Web Development team attended the Association for Information Technology Professionals (AITP) National Collegiate Conference and Career Fair in Rosemont, IL from April 7-10. The team is composed of five students (Peter Schorsch, Lee Cooper, Cody Lingle, Ren Jing, and Ziyad Alotaibi) who are currently enrolled in the Information Systems Technologies (IST) program at SIUC. Dr. Andrey Soares is the faculty advisor.

The Conference had 12 technical competitions, including Office Solutions, System Analysis and Design, PC Troubleshooting, Database Design, Mobile Applications, Enterprise Systems, Network Design, Java Development, Security, Web Applications, Business Analytics, and Visual Studio.net.

Here is a summary of the main activities for the team: the team competed in the Web Application contest. Peter participated in the Systems Analysis and Design contest. Ren and Lee formed a team for the Database Design contest. Cody competed in the Security contest. Lee, Ren, and Peter took and passed the exam for the Information Systems Analyst (ISA) Certification sponsored by the Institute for the Certification of Computer Professionals (ICCP).