Zayed varsity team wins AT Educom


By Jamil Khan | SHARJAH

THE 4-day hackathon for 48 students as Code-Camp of the second edition of the Assistive Technology Competition (At Educom) has completed with the announcement of Zayed University as winner and team from Sharjah University as Runner-up.
The project on Zayed University team that won the competition was ‘Mubser’, an application to assist visually impaired people while the Sharjah University’s application was ‘Takhatta’ for autistic people.
The Code-Camp concluded at Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry on Sunday as the final phase of the competition At Educom. Students from 7 local universities comprises 10 Emirati teams along with ten Korean students participated in the designing of assistive applications organised by the Assistive Technology Centre, SCHS in association with the Quality of Life Technology Centre at Seoul National University supported by LG Electronics.
The ceremony was attended by Sheikh Fahim Bin Sultan Bin Khalid Al Qasimi, Executive Chairman of the Department of Government …
-Full Story At The Gulf Today

~ by jamilkhan on February 27, 2017.

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