04 Aug 2016

August 4th, 2016 Meeting Minutes

Notes taken by mobyte in emacs

9 people in attendance, including: tank21, mobyte, cpg, mind, hellbacon, kami, dropshock, typo

5:56 PM, On a Thursday, 2225 Kohrman Hall

Oculus Computer

  • We received the final parts for the Oculus Rift computer.
  • We will start building it today.
  • If you want to come check out the completed build and give the Oculus Rift a try, try it out at Computer Club!

PLAN Sponsorship

  • We need to make sure the sponsorship for League of Legends from Riot is secured.
  • Additionally, we should see if we can get sponsorship from Valve for Dota 2 and CS:GO.
  • We should ask WIDR for airtime and/or some sponsorship.
  • Capcom could also help sponsorship for a Street Fight V tournament.
  • Some other ideas:
    • Monster
    • Red Bull
    • Bawls
  • If you want to help with getting sponsorships, let us know. We will be choosing people for the PLAN committee soon.

Parkview Passport

  • We want to be doing the Parkview Passport event again on September 1st.
  • This is our chance to recruit some Freshmen and to get our name out there.
  • Some ideas of things we want to bring to show off are lockpicking sets, the Oculus Rift, and the 3D Printer.
  • We will need volunteers to help talk to Freshmen about Computer Club.
    • If you want to help, come to the meetings following up to September 1st to see ways you can get involved.

Showcase Saturday

  • Showcase Saturday is not happening this Saturday since nospace is at Defcon, but it will be resuming the following week.
  • The challenge is to program a game in the style of the Snake game.
  • More details will follow in the meeting minutes for next week.