About IATSU


What is IATSU? We are the student body of the School of Interactive Arts and Technology at Simon Fraser University. Beyond that, IATSU is a group of students that are passionate about improving not only their department, but the community within it.

If you are taking a course within SIAT, you are automatically part of IATSU! We (the IATSU Executive Committee) are an elected group dedicated to providing opportunities and events for SIAT students to grow, engage with one another, and get the most out of their academic careers. We organize amazing events like the annual SIAT Frosh, the FCAT Formal and so much more! The SIAT community is our top priority and we strive to connect with you to make your university experience that much more fun!

IATSU Executive Committee

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Derian

President - Derian Chow

My name is Derian, and I am a 4th year SIAT student focusing on Media Arts and Game Design. As President of IATSU, my job is to oversee the EC and lead the council towards achieving our goals as a collective whole. Aside from IATSU, I am also the Vice President and one of the Head Coaches for League of Legends at SFU Esports.

As of now, my main goal for IATSU is restructuring and rebranding the organization and DSU as a whole, and what we provide to the SIAT student community.

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Brendan

Vice President - Brendan Chow

I’m a second year student in SIAT focusing on UX and other random design. Others tell me I’m a strange and happily awkward person and much of my free time is spent either drawing, exploring, or taking photos! Representing IATSU at monthly UCC meetings, I bring the student perspective while partaking in discussions regarding topics like grade-scales, coursework, and student life.

My goals for the upcoming year include developing a greater presence within the SIAT student community and helping first-years with their transition into our program.

Erika

Secretary & Councillor- Erika Hance

Hello! I’m Erika, a current second year student and IATSU’s loyal secretary and councilor. As secretary I keep IATSU on-track, and as councilor, I am part of a council that acts as an advisor in the process of making changes at SFU.

My goals for the year are to make everyone feel like their opinions matter and to be an open resource. So please feel free to introduce yourself to me at any time and tell me if you have any questions or opinions about SIAT or IATSU!

Emma

Treasurer - Emma Wu

Hello hello~ My name is Emma Wu and I’m a 3rd year SIAT student with a joint major in Design and Communications. I’m in charge of finance and look forward to get to know the all of our new students in the 2018-2019 year! My goal this year is to make sure everyone is comfortable and of course, keep our events fun and affordable!

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Adrian

Director of Web & Social Media - Adrian Fung

Hey SIAT! My name’s Adrian Fung and I’m a second year student at SIAT. As the Director of Web and Social Media, I’ll be managing the IATSU website and all of our Social Media platforms. Make sure to follow our pages to keep up to date with our events!

Photography is a big hobby of mine so if any of you are into that too, I’d love to chat and maybe go for some photoshoots!

Kenneth

Director of Events - Kenneth Juang

My name is Kenneth and I am a design and media arts student. As director of events this year, I am working on opportunities for SIAT student to expand their network and obtain knowledge of potential industries.

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Christian

Director of Events - Christian Lim

Welcome! Let me introduce myself, my name is Christian a 3rd year student with a strong focus within Product Design/Industrial Design, and Programing. As director of events, I help lead and create unique events for IATSU. I’m committed to this position to help students interact and dwell within the community of SIAT.

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Tracy

Director of Communication Design - Tracy Chen

Hi there! My name is Tracy Chen and I’m a second year design student who’s obsessed with visual aesthetics and storytelling. I’m in charge of the overall branding and image of IATSU and am dedicated to provide SIAT students with design opportunities and bring passionate people together.

Carolyn

IATSU TV Lead Producer - Carolyn Yip

Hey everyone! My name is Carolyn, and I am a 3rd year SIAT student focusing on Media Arts and Design. My role is to direct and create content for the visual media presence of IATSU and encourage student engagement.

This year I plan to foster a media arts culture within SIAT and provide more opportunities for students to be involved with filming IATSU TV.

As a storyteller at heart, I love to draw inspiration from the unnoticed crevices of everyday life. I am excited to share the stories off SIAT.

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Ethan

IATOne Representative - Ethan Ma

Hi guys! I'm Ethan and I'm a second year concentrating in design. I like to cook, listen to different genres of music, shop for clothes, sing, annoy others over homework help, etc.

As the IATOne Rep, I plan Frosh for the upcoming first years! If anybody wants to be on the frosh committee or participate as a frosh leader, HMU.

My goal this year is to plan dope events for the IAT community! I'll be organizing a lot of your events!