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Virtual competition on ‘IdeaStrom’ held at UIU

Virtual competition on ‘IdeaStrom’ held at UIU

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The United International University (UIU) Robotics Club organised a two-day national idea competition titled 'IdeaStorm-2021' virtually on the university campus in the city on Saturday.

Professor Dr Chowdhury Mofizur Rahman, vice-chancellor of the university, was present as the chief guest while Munir Hasan, a prominent writer and head of Prothom Alo’s Youth Programme was present as the special guest at the inaugural ceremony.

Professor Dr Md Sazzad Hossain, member of University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) and Director of Bangladesh Satellite Company Limited (BSCL) was present as the chief guest at the closing ceremony.

The welcome address was delivered by Prof Dr Salekul Islam, head of department of CSE of UIU.

School, college and university students from all over the country participated in the competition.

A total of 91 teams including BUET, CUET and Dhaka University participated in the senior category and 43 teams including Notre Dame College, St Joseph's School and College, Vikarunnisa Noon School and College, Adamjee Cantonment School and College participated in the junior category.