Kathmandu University IT meet 2017
Kathmandu University IT meet 2017

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.

KU IT meet 2017

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). ‘Coding competitions’ 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

Training programs will also be provided which will include events like Arduino training program which is mainly focused towards +2 and Engineering students. Django training event will feature Django girls Nepal where the best trainers from the group will provide training in web development with Django framework.

  • Entertainment

IT meet has something  in store for gamers as well. It will host gaming competitions like FIFA, Counter-strike etc with cash prizes for the winner. Other events like Movie Screening, Treasure hunt, Selfie contest, Photography contest and musical programs is set to make the event fun and entertaining for anyone visiting the event.

Other programs include project demonstrations, career counselling, IT exchange program via AISEC, Idea pitching, blood donation program and much more . You can get more information about the event via their official facebook page or mail them at [email protected]

Kathmandu University IT meet 2017

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