Intra-IUB Programming Contest, Autumn 2018 at a glance
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Independent University Bangladesh (IUB), had organized Intra-IUB Programming Contest, Autumn 2018 with the mission to promote quality programming and compassionate learning among students. The programming contest and its prize awarding ceremony were held at the main campus of IUB on Saturday, 24th November 2018.
This individual based algorithm solving event started with the arrival of contestants at 11:00 AM. After the miscellaneous briefing regarding the programming contest, the participants took their seats and received their credentials for PC Square (the platform used for the Programming Contest). The contest then started at 12:00PM and continued till 2:00 PM, where 50 participants tried to solve 5 critical problems. After the specified time period for the contest, the participants enjoyed snacks break which is followed by the award giving ceremony held in the same day and same venue.
In the award giving ceremony, respected Dr. Mahady Hasan, Head of Department, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IUB, was present as chief guest. Dr. Faruk Ahmed, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IUB was present as Special Guest. Mrs. Romasa Qasim, Event Co-ordinator, Contest Judge and Adjunct Lecturer, Department of CSE, IUB, chaired the ceremony.
After the speeches of chief guests and special guest, crests are given to honorable chief guest, special guest and judging Panel. A special crest is also given to the event sponsor Grow, as a token of thanks for their contribution in the event. The result of the competition was then announced by Mr. Bijoy Rahman Arif, member of Judging Panel and Lecturer, Department of CSE, IUB and the top three contestants were honored with prize money and certificates by the chief guest and special guest. The top three position holders were:
Promisur Rahman Munis (Secured 1st Position)
Anu Banik (Secured 2nd position)
Sharmin Islam Shroddha (Secured 3rd position)
The event closed with the thank you speech by Mrs. Romasa Qasim and certificates and gifts, sponsored by Grow, were given to all the participants of the contest.