MindExperia an IDEA CONTEST
With a view to searching innovative ideas to cope up with the post pandemic world, BUP Robotics Club came up with the concept of an idea contest named ‘MindExperia’. BUP Robotics Club was the first university club to implement such online based idea contest among the universities of Bangladesh to help the society with technological innovations.
MindExperia was launched on 21 May 2020. Total 39 teams comprising 103 participants registered from different universities including BUP, BRAC, BUET, IUT, AUST, MIST, CUET, DIU, AIUB, NSU, ULAB, SEC and Engineering Military Institute. Enthusiastic participants put their best effort submitting their ideas within June 11, 2020. After categorical judgement 10 teams were selected for the final round to submit their ideas within June 17, 2020.
On Friday, June 19, 2020, on Zoom online platform the most awaited event took place by relentless hard work of organizers, host, co-hosts and anchors. Respected judges included Prof. Dr. Mohammad Abu Yousuf from IIT Department of Jahangirnagar University, Prof. Dr. Saeed Mahmud Ullah from EEE Department of Dhaka University, and Assistant Prof. Nandita Barman from ICT Department of Bangladesh University of Professionals did the most painstaking effort and declared final result in the presence of Chairman of ICT Department of BUP. The Champion team was ‘DiSense’ from BUP, 1st Runner up team was ‘Food Up’ from Daffodil University and ULAB, 2nd Runner up team was ‘BAMboozle’ from BRAC University. They were awarded with prize money and winning certificates. Top 10 finalists were awarded with Certificates of achievement too.