College of Computing & Information Sciences (CoCIS) successfully hosted ComBat’18 (The Computing Battle) at PAF-KIET North Nazimabad Campus on February 22 & 23, 2018
The event featured 22 competitions related to software engineering, computer networks, databases, web and mobile applications, graphic designing, and electronics.
The objective of the event was to bring out the abilities of the students and to foster their expertise in the field of IT and related disciplines.
More than 1200 students from all major universities, including Institute of Business Administration, University of Karachi, Bahria University, Muhammad Ali Jinnah University, DHA Suffa University and Mehran University, participated in the event.
Owais Rabbani, the President of Youth Parliament and Director General of Reborn Training & Services, was the Chief Guest of Combat’18. In addition to this, the event also comprised of two guest speaking sessions on “Ethical Hacking” and “The Role of Women in Tech”, conducted by Mr. Ali Tabish and Ms. Hira Saeed respectively.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Rabbani lauded the efforts of students for organizing this event and making it a success. He asserted events like this help bright students to mold their ideas in to reality by getting in touch with industry professionals.
The event Combat’18 brought some new version of competitions to test logical, interactive, innovative, creative and mathematical skills of the students.
Director CoCIS Dr. Khalid Khan congratulated the organizing team for the commencement of a successful event.