Jamia's unique Aman Ki Asha initiative
OT, March 29, 2012 12:42 IST
Okhla Times Campus Reporter/JMI
Jamia Engineering Alumni Assoiciation (JEAA) in colaboration with ACM@IITD, the ACM Student-Chapter of IIT Delhi, is going to organize the Asia Cup, an Indo-Pak Coding Event on March 30, 2012. Any UG or PG student with good programmimg skills (C, C++ or JAVA) can participate by registering on the link www.cse.iitd.ac.in/~acm
IIT Delhi, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Jamia Millia Islamia, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Chennai are the participating institutes of this event in INDIA, while National Punjab University College of Information Technology-Lahore, Government College University-Lahore, National University of Computing Emerging Science- Lahore are the participating institutes in Pakistan, according to university release.
The ground rules for the battle of wits are: This competition is open only to students who are currently enrolled in any undergraduate course across India and Pakistan; Participation is restricted to 3 members each in a group and Plagiarism in any form will not be acceptable.
For more information, please log on www.cse.iitd.ac.in/~acm
This event is part of the Aman Ki Asha project which aims to bridge relations between the two countries.
On the same day a public lecture by Wajahat Habibullah is to be held at the Nelson Mandela Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution on “Kashmir: Assessment of Peace and Reconciliation Initiatives” under M.K. Gandhi Chair Lecture Series.
Najeeb Jung, Hon.’ble Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia shall Chair this session.
Habibullah, Chairperson, National Minorities Commission, will speak at 3 PM in Tagore Hall, Dayar-I Mir Taqi Mir, Administrative Block, JMI.