Publication Date

Fall 2017

Document Type

Project Summary

Degree Name

Master of Science


Computer Science

First Advisor

Soon-Ok Park, Ph.D.

Second Advisor

Xin (Jasmine) Chen, Ph.D.

Third Advisor

Alex Liu, M.S.


GSU Event Portal is web application used for organizing various events around the world. Events include work by three different roles, admin, organizer and visitor. This web application offers a very interactive user interface, so that every user can easily navigate to every corner of the website and explore all the functionalities. It consists of advanced functionalities like searching for the events, registration, editing profiles, sorting, showing event location on map etc. The goal of this application is to take service to the fingertips of user and provide all the services like event registration, secure digital payment, cancellation, refunds, and also designing a forum where users can interact with other users about the events and any other concerns. Admin can manage everything in the website. Functionalities for admin include approving the event, deleting the event, managing organizers, managing user data, managing transactions etc. Role of the organizers are limited to their own events. They have full control for their events like viewing registrations, user details, payments etc. and additionally they have functionalities to create new events or modify current events. Functionalities for visitors include viewing all the available events, searching for events, registering for interested events, contacting organizers, paying for events etc.