Platt, Alana

At UW-Whitewater

Affiliation
University - Faculty/Staff
Department
IT SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
Position
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Office Phone
(262) 472-1258
Office Location

Best Teaching Assistant
2012
Illinois Institute of Technology CS Department
Grace Hopper Scholarship
2011
IIT
SAC Student Travel Award
2009

Ph.D.
Computer Science
Illinois Institute of Technology
2013
Master of Science
Computer Science
Illinois Institute of Technology
2009
Bachelor of Science with Honors
Computer Science
Illinois Institute of Technology
2005

Association for Computing Machinery
Current
Institute of Electrical Engineers
Current
Society of Women Engineers
Current

MyWellnessManager: A Mobile Wellness Application
Christina Outlay, Kassandra Hodges
Going Mobile to Build Your Brand, Grow Your Community & Generate Revenue
Christina Outlay
Using social network messages to monitor evolving topics
C. Hood
Detecting insider misuse in a mobile computer environment

Getting IT Together: Linking Computing Careers to Lessons Taught in Computing Intervention Camps
TOCE
TECHAPALOOZA: TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE FOR RETENTION AND RECRUITMENT OF MILLENIALS INTO COMPUTING DEGREE PROGRAMS
Journal for Computing Sciences in Colleges
Evaluating User Needs in Wellness Apps
International Journal of Human- Computer Interaction
Vol. 32 Iss. 2 Pg. 119-131
HEALTHSHARK: USING TWITTER FOR SITUATIONAL AWARENESS IN PUBLIC HEALTH
Journal of Information Privacy and Security
Vol. 11 Iss. 1 Pg. 19-37
DEMONSTRATING ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROJECT-BASED COURSES
International Association for Computer Information Systems
Getting IT Together: Linking Computer Intervention Camps with Computing Careers
ACM SIGMIS Computer and People Research
Understanding users' needs in information gathering in social networks
3rd International ACM Workshop on Modeling Social Media
From earthquakes to #morecowbell: Identifying sub-topics in social network communications
3rd International Conference on Social Computing
Organization of social network messages to improved understanding of an evolving crisis
9th International IEEE Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics

Lake Geneva Historic Preservation Commission
Lake Geneva
Worked with Lake Geneva Historic Preservation Commission to design their iOS walking tour app. Recruited & mangaged primary developer and helped with development of app. Working with the commission to help them get the app on the app store.

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