Karachi: In a bid to bring out the capabilities of the students and to provide them a platform for competition to foster their expertise, an IT event with the name ‘Combat 18’ – The Computing Battle, organized by College of Computing & Information Sciences, PAF-KIET, was held at PAF-KIET North Nazimabad Campus, Karachi on November 22-24, 2018.
The event proved to be a perfect combination of education, entertainment and opportunities for students belonging to various varsities of town. Packed with guest speaking sessions, ranging from motivational speaking to ethical hacking, the event attracted a large number of visitors.
Owais Rabbani, the President of Youth Parliament and Director General of Reborn Training & Services, was the chief guest attended by hundreds of students belonging to different universities of Karachi.
Rabbani lauded the efforts of students for organizing this event and making it a huge success. He asserted events like this help bright students to mold their ideas in to reality by getting in touch with industry professionals.
Talking to media personnel, lead organizers of the event, Shah Mohammad Emad (Assistant Professor) and Sohail Imran (Assistant Professor), highlighted the importance of holding IT related events in university.
“PAF-KIET has been successfully holding this “Computing Battle” since nine years and students are acquiring a great deal of technical training and professional development through it”, they added.
The event Combat’18 brought some new version of competitions to test logical, interactive, innovative, creative and mathematical skills of the students.