Capstone – Project Charter
Eco-System Client Performance Dashboard (Saas) + Mobile Applications
A Collaboration Between
Company Supervising Team
Course Info & Engagement Details
|School||New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)|
|Engagement Format||Capstone - Small Team Consulting Project - Students work in small groups of 2-6 directly with faculty and host company project champions on developing real solutions to real-world challenges.|
|Program||Ying-Wu College of Computing|
|Course||Fall 2019 – College of Computing Science Capstone|
|Students Enrolled||250, 4 per project|
|Meeting Day & Time||Weekly|
|Student Time Commitment||8-15 Hours Per Week|
|Company Time Commitment||2 Hours|
|Duration||12 weeks (09/23/2019 - 12/13/2019)|
|Departments Involved||Data Management|
Product Design & Development
Software Design & Development
There are currently no students assigned.
June 1, 2019
Companies may express interest in participating.
July 1, 2019
School faculty will begin interviewing interested companies and discuss project ideas.
August 31, 2019
Final date for companies to express interest in participating.
September 13, 2019
School faculty and project champion finalize project charter, legal documents, and background materials.
September 17, 2019
Open House #1: Showcase your projects and meet/select students
September 19, 2019
Open House #2: Showcase your projects and meet/select students
September 23, 2019
OFFICIAL PROJECT LAUNCH: We’ll find a time on this day to web conference you into our class to kickoff the project.
October 15, 2019
Midterm Presentation #1: Students present a mid-semester report on project progress
October 17, 2019
Midterm Presentation #2: Students present a mid-semester report on project progress
December 13, 2019
OFFICIAL PROJECT END: We’ll find a time on this day to web conference you into our class to close the project.
Key Milestones & Project Process
October 3, 2019 - Assist Fellow Intern Research for Sales/Marketing Tech Team
Assist Vidhi Joshi (Sales/Marketing Tech Team Intern) and others as needed to provide additional industry insights given your specific project scope and industry experience…
- Are there ways in which ConEd/Walden is working that Eco-Enterprise should consider doing/offering?
- Where can best research be found on businesses that are sustainable, green, renewable?
- Where can best research be found on ideal info. re: energy industry technologies?
Where can best research be found on government/state or company-sponsored programs that provide grants, investment or services for renewable/green tech marketing startups like Eco-Enterprise?
TBD – Ongoing work
October 31, 2019 - Validate Eco-System Software within Eco-Enterprise Sales Process
Work with Eco-Enterprise Co-Founders – to validate company strategy around the workability of Eco-System architecture (i.e.: SAAS/BAS/Client Performance Dashboard w/ Mobile-Tablet Apps) and in consideration of Eco-Enterprise’s existing sales process (i.e.: solicitation and implementing of financial/energy-technology services — as listed above), as well as, with Eco-Enterprise’s goals to acknowledge each of clients as an “Eco-Enterprise” (via an official certificate ceremony) once all of Eco-Enterprise’s solutions have been utilized by client to best of client’s ability.
Confirm software will work via report.
November 13, 2019 - Provide Research: Additional Products/Services
Provide research-backed suggestions to Eco-Enterprise Co-Founders regarding additional products/services that the company should consider offering its clients — Based on Ee’s existing services are there:
- More hardware products that you believe we should solicit?
- Other “Eco-System” software (Saas/BAS or otherwise enterprise-tech offerings) that we should adopt or solicit?
- Best Practices (in the Tech/energy/sustainability industry) for Efficient and/or Economic and/or Environmentally responsible — that we should adopt or need apply?
Report of Additional Product/Services Hardware/Software and Best Practices.
December 3, 2019 - Create Eco-System UI/UX Dashboard
Create Eco-System UI/UX Dashboard — Coordinate with teammates who are working on architecture of Eco-System Software (i.e.: Beimin Zhu) and that of iOS/Android, Mobile-Tablet Apps. (Kashish Bhutani)
Eco-System UI/UX Dashboard