Department of Computer Science, 7-8 May 2012
VisionICT is a forum that provides an opportunity to share vision about the impact of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in the future applications and specific role of Computer Science in ICTs development and growth.
The goal of VisionICT is to bring together ICT professionals, computer science and engineering academia/industry for the purpose of establishing critical dialogue on computer science related dimensions of ICT as well as discussing the aspects related to Computer Science field as computing is ubiquitous in today's world. VisionICT 2012 was the 6th in series and aimed to bring together ICT professionals, practitioners, and students together to share their knowledge and experiences. The event comprised a number of activities including the following:
Seminar was delivered on “Emerging Technologies in Computer Science” by Chairman Computer Science department, CIIT Abbottabad, Dr Sajjad A Madani. 65 faculty members of CS from different colleges of KPK attended the seminar.
Participants were briefed about the emergence of new technologies and how they can be made beneficial in their domains.
Undergraduate: Student Project
17 software projects from 6 different campuses of were displayed in the event. Projects were from every field ranging from computer games to robotics to mobile controls.
6 teams from 6 campuses of CIIT competed in this event.
50 students from CIIT participated in this event. 2 hours extensive task was given to participants.
45 teams from 6 CIIT campuses competed in 2 games MOHA & COUNTER STRIKE. This was the most entertaining event of the competition which was well appreciated by all participants.
Gateway to Computer Science (Seminar)
Seminar was conducted on 8 May 2012. The topic of the seminar was "Recent Trends of Computer Science". Speakers included Dr. Khizar Hayat and Mr. Muhammad Aamir. They threw light on the recent trends of CS to the teachers of Intermediate colleges of this region. A total of 80 colleges were invited to attend the seminar and the registered participants were 54 out of which 37 attended the seminar. They commended the efforts of CIIT Abbottabad for arranging such a productive and informative seminar and expressed their wish for arranging more such seminars on regular basis. List of Winners of all events is as follows:
UNDERGRADUATE SOFTWARE PROJECT
First Position: CIIT Abbottabad
Supervisor: Mr Tahir Maqsood
Title of the Project: MACDroid: Mobile Access Control for Android Phones
Team Members:Kinza Sattar , Asma Javaid and Sabeen Ali
Second Position: CIIT Islamabad
Title of the project: Augmented Reality Indoor Navigation System
Team Members:Gul Afshan and Madeeha Aamir
GAMING COMPETITION RESULT
Game: Medal of Honor Allied Assault (MOHAA)
Winner: CIIT Islamabad
Team Members:Mohammad Shahzad Siddique, Mohammad Farrukh Anwar and Osama Saleem
Winner: CIIT Abbottabad
Team Members: Ahmad Akmal, Rizwan Ahmad and Mahmood Jamil
QUIZ COMPETITION RESULT
Team Members:Atta-ur-Rehman Shah, Mohammad Husnain Ashraf, Rashad Maqsood and Sajid Anwer
Runners Up: CIIT Vehari
Team Members: Mamoona Alam, Mohammad Shahid Raees, Mohammad Adeel Ashraf
SPEED PROGRAMMING COMPETITION
1st Position:Agam Saren, CIIT Lahore
2nd Position:Ihsan ULLAH, CIIT LAhore