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Winter 2022 (Jan5-Apr6)
Faculty of Computer Science
Dalhousie University

DGIN 5201 — Course Calendar (tentative)

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1 Fr Jan  7 Course Introduction, What is Digital Transformation? Files: Syllabus (PDF). 
  Unit 1: Disrupting the World with Digital Technology
2 Tu Jan 11Disruptive Innovation and Business Strategy  
3 Fr Jan 14Identifying Disruptive Technologies  
  Fr Jan 14Last day to add/drop courses  
4 Tu Jan 18Collecting Feedback with Canvas  
5 Fr Jan 21Collecting Feedback with Canvas  
  Unit 2: Implementing a Solution
6 Tu Jan 25Guest Speaker, Unit Description
Guest Speaker: Mitchell Kane - My Experience as an Entrepreneur; Unit description; relevant links: CSID, PuTTY.
Files: slides, lecture notes.
7 Fr Jan 28 Rapid Prototyping: Linux Environment, Web Server, HTML Files: slides, lecture notes.A1 due
  Fr Jan 28Last day to drop classes without "W", change audit to credit or vv.  
8 Tu Feb  1 Web Server Configuration, Password Protection Files: slides, lecture notes. 
  Fr Feb  4Munro Day, University closed  
9 Tu Feb  8 Technical Project Requirements Files: slides, lecture notes. 
10 Fr Feb 11 Password Protection and HTML Forms Files: slides, lecture notes. A2/e1,e2 due
11 Tu Feb 15 Technical Foundations of Digital Innovation Files: slides, lecture notes. 
12 Fr Feb 18CGI Processing Files: slides, lecture notes.A2/e3,e4 due
  Mo Feb 21Nova Scotia Heritage Day, University closed  
  Mo Feb 21Winter Study Break, no classes, Feb 21-15  
  Unit 3: Emerging Technologies and Project Check-ins
13 Tu Mar  1  Emerging Technology: AI and Deep Learning
Guest speaker: Magdalena Jankowska, Research Manager, Dash Hudson
A2/e5,e6 due
  We Mar 2 Emerging Technology: AI and Deep Learning (session 2) Files: slides, lecture notes. 
14 Fr Mar  4 Projects check-in 1: Project specification due P1 due
  Mo Mar  7Last day to drop classes with "W"  
  Mo Mar  7AI and Deep Learning report due E1 due
15 Tu Mar  8 Emerging Technology: Robotic Process Automation
Guest speaker: Tim Trussell, COO, Air Institutes
16 Fr Mar 11 Projects check-in  
  Mo Mar 14Robotic Process Automation report due E2 due
17 Tu Mar 15 Emerging Technology: Blockchain Technologies Files: additional slides, additional lecture notes. 
L1 We Mar 16 GitLab Tutorial Files: slides, lecture notes. 
L2 Th Mar 17 GitLab Tutorial (2)
Continuation of the GitLab Tutorial
18 Fr Mar 18 Projects check-in 2: Early Prototype P2 due
  Mo Mar 21 Blockchain Technologies report due E3 due
19 Tu Mar 22 How to Validate your Product without Breaking the Bank
Guest speaker: Tukan Tapajyoti Das, Foundry (former LeadSift, founder); under the theme: Emerging Technology: IoT and Industry 4.0
20 Fr Mar 25 Projects check-in  
  Mo Mar 28 IoT and Industry 4.0 report due E4 due
21 Tu Mar 29 Digital Consultancy
Guest speaker: Mackenzie Reid from Konrad Group
22 Fr Apr  1 No class (work on project demo)  
  Mo Apr  4 Project demo due Demo due
23 Tu Apr  5 Optional time for on-line presentations  
  Term end
  Fr Apr  8Final report and code submission R due
  Fr Apr  8Team and peer evaluation TP-eval due

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