Kambiz Saffarizadeh

Assistant Professor of Management at Marquette University

INSY 4054: Emerging Technologies

Schedule and Syllabus

This is the syllabus for the Spring 2021 iteration of the course.

WeekSession DateDescriptionDue
1Jan 25
  • Introduction to emerging technologies
Jan 27
  • Python basics (I)
2Feb 1
  • Python basics (II)
Feb 3
  • Python basics (III)
  • Quiz 1
3Feb 8
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
Feb 10
  • Deep learning (I)
  • Assignment 1
4Feb 15
  • Deep learning (II)
Feb 162021 Business Career and Internship Fair 3pm – 7pm
Feb 17
  • Deep learning (III)
5Feb 22
  • Deep learning (IV)
  • Quiz 2
Feb 24
  • In-class AI project
  • AI Project
6Mar 1
  • Automation
Mar 3
  • Automating business tasks (I)
7Mar 8
  • Automating business tasks (II)
Mar 10Mental Health Day
8Mar 15
  • Automating business tasks (III)
  • Quiz 3
Mar 17
  • In-class automation project
  • Automation Project
9Mar 22
    • Group project overview
  • Cloud computing
  • Assignment 2
Mar 24
  • Microsoft Azure
10Mar 29
  • Cloud computing case study
  • Quiz 4
Mar 31
  • In-class cloud project
  • Cloud Project
11Apr 5
  • Internet of things
Apr 7
  • Internet of things case study
  • Quiz 5
12Apr 12
  • Digital assistants
  • Group Project Phase I
Apr 14
  • In-class IoT project
  • IoT Project
13Apr 19
  • Blockchain
Apr 21
  • Blockchain case study (I)
14Apr 26
  • Blockchain case study (II)
  • Quiz 6
Apr 28
  • Course wrap up
15May 3
  • Project presentations
  • Group Project Phase II
  • Group Project Presentation
Name:Kambiz Saffarizadeh
Office:David Straz Hall, 381
Email:kambiz.saffari@marquette.edu
Office Hours:Thursday 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM or by appointment

 

Course: INSY 4054 – Emerging Technologies (Spring 2021)

Class (101). Monday and Wednesday, 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM – Location: Wehr Physics 212 and online via Zoom