ICT Quiz - IEEE Computer Society, Madras Chapter

Sep 22, 2016 - 3, ISTE Professional Center. Gandhi Mandapam Road. Chennai – 600025. Tel: +91 44 24423939, Mobile: +91 9382328776. Through Bank ...
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ICT Quiz About the Quiz: The IEEE Computer Society (CS) Madras Chapter along with IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS) Madras Chapter is organizing a ICT Quiz as a part of the celebration of the 70 th anniversary of IEEE Computer Society. The Quiz will cover the Information and Communication Technology history and trends. Who can participate: Students (both College level and School level of 10th grade and above) and Professionals can participate in the Quiz in teams consisting of TWO persons. Pattern of the Quiz: 

The Quiz will be conducted in three stages. PRELIMS, Regional ORALS and FINALS,

The PRELIMS will be held ONLINE to shortlist teams to participate in the Regional ORALS to be held at different regional centres. The shortlisted teams will participate in the Regional ORALS event at the designated/opted centre.

The Regional ORALS is being planned to be held in six regional centres. While the tentative regional centres will be at Chennai, Tiruchengode, Coimbatore, Tirunelveli, Madurai, and Trichy, the final regional centres will depend on the registrations.. If any centre/s is/are dropped, the participants will be required to come to the centres allotted to them for the Regional ORALS.

The team coming first in each of the six centres in the Regional ORALS will participate in the FINALS which will be held at Chennai. The team members selected for FINALS will be reimbursed travel expenses to the extent of bus fare / 2nd class train fare by shortest route from their city to Chennai.

Prizes: 

The top THREE teams from each Regional ORALS conducted at different centres will get cash prizes of Rs. 2500/- , Rs. 1500/- and Rs. 1000/- and the remaining three teams will get Rs. 500/- each as consolation prize at the end of the Regional ORALS at the respective centre.

The top THREE teams of the FINALS will get cash prizes of Rs. 10000/- Rs. 6000/- and Rs. 4000/and the remaining three teams will get Rs. 1000/- each as consolation prize.

We are also exploring the possibility of providing additional prizes in the form of books / free membership in IEEE CS / PCS.

Certificates: 

All the participants taking the PRELIMS will be given participation certificate..

The winners & runners of the Regional ORALS and FINALS will get certificate of appreciation along with the cash prizes mentioned above.

Tentative Dates: 

The online PRELIMS are planned in Sep 2016.

The Regional ORALS at various regional centres are planned in Oct 2016.

The FINALS at Chennai will be in Oct 2016.

Quiz Master: Mr. H.R. Mohan, Former Associate Vice President (Systems), The Hindu, Chennai. Past President, Computer Society of India, Chief Editor of IEEE MAS LINK, Imm. Past Chair of IEEE CS, Chair of IEEE PCS, Chair of Student Activities Committee and Vice Chair of IEEE Madras.

Registration: Registration Fee: Rs. 200 per team. The payment can be made by one of the following two options. By Draft/Cheque in favour of “IEEE Madras Section” and payable at Chennai. Pl. write the participant’s names on the reverse side of the Draft/Cheque and mail the same to the IEEE Madras Section office at: IEEE Madras Section Room No. 3, ISTE Professional Center Gandhi Mandapam Road Chennai – 600025 Tel: +91 44 24423939, Mobile: +91 9382328776 Through Bank Transfer. Please use the following details for bank transfer Bank Name


Bank Address

Bank of India, Mylapore CP Banking Branch, 174, Luz Church Road, Mylapore , Chennai - 600 004, Tamil Nadu, India.

City, State, Country

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India