International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) Asia Dhaka Regional 2019 hosted by Southeast University (SEU) was held from Nov 15-16 at the university premises. One hundred and ninety teams from different public and private universities, and a few colleges and polytechnic institutions across the country, participated in this event.
The award giving ceremony of this event took place on Saturday (Nov 16) at Jamuna Future Park Convention Center. Prof. Dr. A N M Meshquat Uddin, Vice-Chancellor of SEU Chaired the ceremony while Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, State Minister, ICT Division was the chief guest.
Prof. Dr. Jamilur Reza Choudhury, Vice-Chancellor of University of Asia Pacific, Partha Pratim Deb, Executive Director, BCC and N M Zeaul Alam, Senior Secretary of ICT Division attended the event as special guests. M. Kamaluddin Chowdhury, representative member of Board of Trustees (BoT), delivered speech as the guest of honor on behalf of Md. Rezaul Karim, Chairman, BoT of SEU Trust.
Prof. Dr. Abul L. Haque, Conest Director, Asia Dhaka Regional Site delivered the welcome speech. The chief judge of the contest was Professor M. Kaykobad of BUET and Judging Director was Hasnain Heickal, Assistant Professor of University of Dhaka. The champion, first runner-up and second runner-up of the contest were Team HellBent, Team Gifted Hypocrites and Team Doofenshmirtz Inc. from BUET respectively.
Among others, Registrar, Deans, Chairmen, Directors, faculty members and officials of SEU, attended the program.