Kathmandu University IT meet to be held in January
KU IT meet is a yearly event organized by Kathmandu University Computer Club (KUCC). IT meet 2017 will be a three-day affair starting from January 6. The event is expected to be host to tech enthusiasts and students alike from different institutions in and around Kathmandu valley.
Kathmandu University’s students of Computer Science and Engineering have been organizing the event every year to bridge the gap between the students and the IT industry. The program lineup consists of everything ranging from informative to entertaining. There are variety of programs for anyone in the IT community or anyone with a keen interest in the sector. Some of the different programs going to be held are:
Software and Hardware Competitions
Different competitions will be held like the ‘Hackathon’ where the participants will spend 40 hours working on a project and the best one will be chosen by a panel of judges (Meals will be provided for the participants). ‘Codingcompetitions’ which will have the participants solving problems with their programming skills with attractive gift hampers in store for the winners. There will also be other competitions like penetration testing competition, designing competition, googling competition etc.
Talk programs + Developers meet
Seminars will be held which will feature professionals and entrepreneurs talking about their field of expertise. In the seminars, developers (PHP, python, Android etc) will be sharing their ideas and experiences in their line of work and conducting various workshops.
Training programs will also be provided which will include events like Arduinotraining program which is mainly focused towards +2 and Engineering students. Djangotraining event will feature Django girls Nepal where the best trainers from the group will provide training in web development with Django framework.
IT meet has something in store for gamers as well. It will host gamingcompetitions like FIFA, Counter-strike etc with cash prizes for the winner. Other events like MovieScreening, Treasurehunt, Selfiecontest, Photographycontest and musical programs is set to make the event fun and entertaining for anyone visiting the event.
Other programs include project demonstrations, careercounselling, IT exchangeprogramvia AISEC, Ideapitching, blooddonationprogram and much more . You can get more information about the event via their official facebookpage or mail them at [email protected]
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