Society, Madras Chapter
IEEE Professional Communication Society, Madras Chapter
IEEE Madras Section
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 70th 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.
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.
The top THREE teams from each Regional ORALS conducted at six 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.
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.
All the participants taking the PRELIMS will be given participation certificate.
& runners of the Regional ORALS and FINALS will get certificate of
appreciation along with the cash prizes mentioned above.
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.
Mr. H.R. Mohan
Former Associate Vice President (Systems), The Hindu, Chennai.
Chair, IEEE PCS
Chief Editor, IEEE MAS LINK
Imm. Past Chair & Chair - Special Events, IEEE CS
Vice Chair, IEEE Madras
Chair, Student Activities Committee
Past President, Computer Society of India
Registration Fee: Rs. 200 per team.
The payment can be made by one of the following two options.
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 OF INDIA
Bank Address: Bank of India, Mylapore CP Banking Branch,174, Luz Church Road, Mylapore, Chennai - 600 004
IFSC Code: BKID0008002
Bank Account No.: 800210100014174
Bank Account Name: IEEE MADRAS SECTION
MICR Code: 600013011
Registrations are open and can be done by filling-up the Google form at https://goo.gl/2olHmC
A team will register with both the participant’s details, centre of their choice and payment details.
As the payment details are to be
provided at the time of filling up the registration form,
please be ready with the draft/cheque details / bank transaction no (in case of bank transfer).
Please note that the registrations done
without payment details &
subsequently not confirmed through a review by section office will not be considered.
All communications will be done through email
addressed to the email id of the 1st participant.
Hence please make sure you provide valid email id.
If you need any clarifications, pl. email to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject as “ICT Quiz”
Contact any one of the following:
Dr. P. Sakthivel, Chair, IEEE CS Madras. Phone: +91 9444412789
IEEE Madras Section Office. Phone: +91 44 24423939, Mobile: +91 9382328776
The organisers (IEEE CS & PCS) have
all the rights to frame relevant rules and conduct this ICT Quiz.
The decision of the organisers will be final.
The Last date for Registration along with payment is 22nd Sep 2016
This ICT Quiz is supported by