Events


Upcoming events from the CSSS.

LP x CSSS: Project Hub ft. Bringing an Idea to Life!

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Welcome to Week 2 of Project Hub, a joint UBC Launch Pad and UBC Computer Science Student Society - CSSS initiative!

Have lots of project ideas but don’t know where to start? 😨Have no project ideas and don’t know where to start? 😱This Saturday’s Project Hub is for you! The meeting will feature a talk by one of Launch Pad’s tech leads about the high-level techniques, skills, and considerations involved in bringing an idea to life to help you get started on your killer project this reading week! πŸ’ͺYou can also stick around afterwards for help as well!

Project Hub meetings occur biweekly and consist of a talk or workshop about a particular technology or skill (either by industry professionals, Launch Pad members, or someone else from the UBC community), followed by an open workspace where everyone can work on their projects, ask for help, network, and explore new ideas - complete with snacks and refreshments! πŸͺ

We hope to see you there! πŸŽ‰


Slack workspace: ubccsss.org/projecthub-chat

Check out our Facebook event for more info!

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Where: ICICS 014 - 2366 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4

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Valentine’s Candygrams

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Love is in the air! β™₯ Whether it’s a special someone or a really good friend, we all have someone we would like to show our appreciation to. The UBC CSSS will help you do just that by delivering candygrams filled with yummy chocolates and candies on Valentine’s Day to these special people.

Purchase your candygrams in the Cube (ICCS 021) or online at https://ubccsss.org/candygrams/!


Check out our Facebook event for more info!

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Where: The Cube (ICICS 021) - 2366 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4

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LP x CSSS: Project Hub ft. Intro to Machine Learning

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Interested in learning a new technology?

Project Hub is a new joint UBC Launch Pad and UBC Computer Science Student Society - CSSS initiative starting this weekend, Feburary 2nd, at 3:30PM! πŸš€

Meetings will occur biweekly and will consist of a 30-90 minute talk or workshop about a particular technology or skill (either by industry professionals, Launch Pad members, or someone else from the UBC community), followed by an open workspace where everyone can work on their projects, ask for help, network, and explore new ideas - complete with snacks and refreshments! πŸͺ

The first meeting will feature an Intro to Machine Learning workshop, open to everyone of all skill levels πŸ€– We hope to see you there!


Check out our Facebook event for more info!

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Where: ICICS 014 - 2366 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4

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UBC Technical Career Fair 2019

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πŸŽ‰ Welcome to the 2019 Technical Career Fair! πŸŽ‰

Last year, over 50 companies attended the Tech Career Fair to meet undergraduate and graduate students from a wide range of disciplines, including Computer Science, Cognitive Systems, Engineering Physics, and Electrical & Computer Engineering. This is a wonderful way for you to showcase your portfolio, and network with a wide range of companies to find out about internships and post-graduate career opportunities.

Hosted jointly by UBC Computer Science Student Society (CSSS), UBC IEEE, Cognitive Systems Society, and Engineering Physics, the Technical Career Fair will be held on Jan. 31, 2019 @ 10am-4pm in the West Atrium of the UBC Life Sciences Centre.

πŸ“© Bring your resume! πŸ“©


Check out cs.ubc.ca/industry/techcareerfair and ubctcf.com for more info!

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Where: Life Science Building - 2350 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3

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CSSS x ECESS: Video Games & Board Games

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Come for a night of games with Computer Science and Computer Engineering students! We’re bringing board games, Nintendo Switch games, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and more!

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Where: MacLeod 434 - 2335 Engineering Ln, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4

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