Idea Details

Team and Contact Details

SNo Student Name School Degree Year Email
1Syed Muhammad TayyabSEECSUndergraduateFourth14bscsstayyab@seecs.edu.pk
1Muhammad TalhaSEECSUndergraduateFourth14bscsmtalha@seecs.edu.pk
1Muhammad Shehroz SajjadSEECSUndergraduateFourth14bscsmsajjad@seecs.edu.pk
1Jawad JavedNBSUndergraduateThirdjawadjaved1005@gmail.com

Inter School Idea ? Yes
Do you need expertises from another area: No
If Yes please provide details of expertises you need:

Idea Details

Idea Name: MARKR
Slogan: Mark where ever you go!
Supervisor Name: Dr. Muhammad Ali Tahir
Supervisor Designation: Assistant Professor
Supervisor School: SEECS
Supervisor Department: Computer Science
Contact number: +92-332-5405920
Email ID: ali.tahir@seecs.edu.pk
Abstract:
    A smartphone application that provides travelers and tourists with real time information about their surroundings augmented on phone screen in camera view creating an immersive experience.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    People are unable to identify and get well-versed with their surrounding places, buildings and landscapes in foreign, remote and unknown places. Thus, there is a need for a solution that equips people with essential information and necessary insights related to their environment in real time.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   Specifically travelers and tourists. Generally, everybody who commutes. General public would benefit from our idea.
How will the solution works
    The solution is based on a smartphone application. The application makes use of following applications: - Geographic Information System - Augmented Reality - Artificial Intelligence The application would capture nearby points of interests and then augment markers on phone screen in camera view using orientation of device and its sensors.
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    - Nokia City Lens - Google Lens City Lens is only available on Windows Phone. We are creating an Android and iOS solution. Google Lens uses an image processing and the service it provides is fundamentally different from our idea.
Status: Approved
Entry Date & Time: 2017-12-15 (0428)