CHALLENGING THE
GEEKS OF
BALOCHISTAN

SPEED PROGRAMMING COMPETITION

Challenging The Geeks Of Balochistan (CGB) is a provincial  competition in which teams of Startups, Computer Science/Engineering Students, Professionals (beginners, mid-careers) and Freelancers from Balochistan compete against each other to solve programming assignments in a prescribed time span. 

FORMAT OF THE COMPETITION

CGB will be a team-based programming competition that fosters problem-solving, programming and team work skills amongst the participants. The competition will be held in phases – online as a preliminary phase, and on-site as a competition for those who qualify from the online phase.
The on-site event will be held over a period of two days; mock round will be conducted on first day while actual competition will be held on second day. Top three teams will be selected as winners.
Startups, Computer Science/Engineering Students, Professionals (beginners, mid-careers), Freelancers from Balochistan are encouraged to participate. 

VENUE

National Incubation Center 

Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS)  

Airport Road 

Quetta 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

Participating in this challenge is free of cost but seats are limited. Registration will be closed as soon as the seat are full. Registration is open till 14th October 2022.

Register Team

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SPONSORS

AWARDS

The teams standing at levels 4 to 10 will receive gift hampers and certificates of participation. 

COMPETITION RULES

CGB is a provincial competition in which teams of Startups, Computer Science/Engineering Students, Professionals (beginners, mid-careers) and Freelancers from Balochistan compete against each other to solve programming assignments in a prescribed time span.

Eligibility: Participants must compete as part of a team. A team is comprised of up to 3 members. Only those members who register in a team are allowed to participate in the competition. Universities and Colleges can have multiple teams. Only people residing in Balochistan are eligible. This program is Balochistan specific and people residing in other provinces/cities are not eligible at the moment.

Assignments: All assignments are developed and judged by experts. Assignments will be categorized as easy, medium, hard, and difficult. An assignment can be solved in any of the supported programming languages i.e., Java, C/C++, Python. Each assignment will have time and memory limits. Instructions for the contestants are enclosed here.

Plagiarism: Ignite reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to review the submissions to detect any act of plagiarism and to disqualify any team identified (during or after the competition) for inappropriate collaboration, reuse of material, and/or failing to meet the requirements as indicated by the contest rules.

Selection of Winners: Winners are selected based on overall score. In the case of a tie, time to complete the assignment will be considered as a factor to grade teams.

*net of tax to be paid to winners