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Int’l Blockchain Olympiad in Dhaka in July

Staff Correspondent

24 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh will host the final International Blockchain Olympiad (IBCOL) in the first week of July where contestants from 50 countries are expected to participate.

Blockchain is a type of database and collection of information that is stored electronically on a computer system. IBCOL is an annual competition inviting current and recent students to propose solutions to real-world problems with this technology.

About the event, State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak at a press meet in the capital on Tuesday said, "Before organising the international event, Bangladesh will hold the final nationally to find the best talents for the international level competition.