ITS and the Samuel J. Wood Library are pleased to bring back SMARTFest for its sixth year on February 28, 2019. SMARTFest is an annual event that promotes emerging tech and helpful services for WCM faculty, staff, and students. This page will be updated periodically as we release more information about participants, scheduling, prizes, and more.
Find out more about SMARTFest:
Samuel J. Wood Library & Griffis Faculty Club
1300 York Avenue (near the WCM main campus entrance)
10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The WCM Here! app allows you to check into various events around WCM, including Grand Rounds, lectures, and more. We'll have two locations for you to check into SMARTFest - in the library and in Griffis Faculty Club. Make sure you download the app and check into both events for the chance to win an amazing raffle prize.
If you have a tagged mobile device, look for WCM Apps on your device and download the app from there.
When you open the app for the first time, you'll be prompted to register with your first name, last name, and WCM email. Please do this in order to use this app properly, and be eligible to win a raffle prize. Please note that this information will be shared with our SMARTFest vendors.
View this video for details on how to use the WCM Here! app:
Visit the Educational Technologies booth in the Library's 24/7 area, or the Softphones booth in Griffis Faculty Club.
We regularly update this list as we confirm more participants. Please check back periodically to see who’s attending:
Here's a list of all the services available at SMARTFest. Check out our map to find out where they'll be stationed!
SMARTFest is expanding this year to also include Griffis Faculty Club! Don't miss the Dell Tech Rally, which will take place throughout the event. Test out the latest laptops, equipment, and other tools; our Dell representatives can help you find a solution that fits your needs at WCM or at home. You can also pick up some cool Dell swag during SMARTFest!
Several of our sponsors will be hosting live demonstrations in the Library Collaboration Room and Computer Lab during the event. Please note that this schedule is subject to change:
|10:30 am - 10:50 am||Lasergene||Lasergene will be providing an overview on its Pathway Analysis tool.|
|10:55 am - 11:15 am||Springer Nature||Springer Nature Experiments allows a unified search of 60,000 protocols and methods from Nature Protocols, Nature Methods, Protocol Exchange and Springer Protocols. Faceted searching by technique focuses a search on the investigative method of choice. Springer Nature has the largest portfolio of quality protocols and methods content in the world.|
|11:20 am - 11:40 am||IBM Watson||Micromedex is the premier knowledge base for drug,information, and combined with the artificial intelligence of IBM Watson, a leading evidence-based clinical decision support for providers or patients.|
|11:45 am - 12:05 pm||DynaMed Plus||DynaMed Plus is the next-generation clinical reference tool physicians can rely on for fast, easy access to point-of-care decision support.|
|12:10 pm - 12:30 pm||Gemini||Gemini discusses Digital Evolution - Innovation Lab as a service.|
|12:35 pm - 12:55 pm||Wolters Kluwer||Learn about UpToDate, a point-of-care tool for patient diagnosis and treatment information and CE credits.|
|1 pm - 1:20 pm
||Poll Everywhere||Create live, interactive polls and surveys with Poll Everywhere; engage your audience or class in real time!|
|1:25 pm - 1:45 pm||The Cornell Store||Learn about the latest Apple products and advances in medical education.|
|1:50 pm - 2:10 pm
||Adobe||Dream bigger with Adobe Creative Cloud. When imagination and innovation come together, anything is possible.|
|2:15 pm - 2:35 pm||Wolters Kluwer||Ovid provides customers with full text medical content,in a customizable suite of content, tools, and services to fuel scientific inquiry.|
|2:40 pm - 3 pm||GlideFast Consulting||Learn about the ServiceNow platform, the ITSM solutions GlideFast Consulting provided to Weill Cornell Medicine, and how this cloud-based software can be used across organizations to improve IT productivity, consolidate IT services, and elevate the service experience.|
|10:55 am - 11:15 am||QIAGEN||With Ingenuity Pathway Analysis, researchers can analyze experimental data in the context of known biology, quickly narrow in on what is most important in their datasets, and discover novel relationships.|
|11:20 am - 11:40 am||Gemini||The WCM Beacon case study.|
|11:45 am - 12:05 pm||Lasergene||Learn more about Lasergene’s gene expression analysis tools!|
Here's our current list of raffle prizes. Check back periodically as we confirm more:
There are three ways to be eligible for a raffle prize:
1. Visit SMARTFest booths. Walk around SMARTFest and learn more about our services from the experts at each booth. Every time you learn about a service, you get a raffle ticket.
2. Attend demos. Demos are 20 minutes long and feature some great information on particular services we offer. Raffle prizes will be given out at the end of each demo.
3. Download and use the WCM Here! app. The WCM Here! app allows you to check into the event using your mobile device. Make sure you check into both the library and Griffis for a chance to win two special prizes. Details on how to download the app are available in the Download the WCM Here! app tab.