Call for Nominations of Final Year IT Projects for
the China Pan-Pearl River Delta Region (泛珠三角地區) University
IT Project Competition 2016
The Competition is organized by the Guangdong Province Federation of Computers (廣東省計算機學會) with iProA as the co-organizer for the Hong Kong region.
I am glad to have the chance to send this invitation to you and hope you can nominate your students and refer to the right contact persons for us. I was one of graduates in Computer Science and I understand the importance of having the chance to have exchange of our IT-related FYP among students among different institutions. Also, we can introduce both new technologies and our good students to the industry and general public. It is the 11th year for us and iProA to hold this meaningful event. On behalf of Internet Professional Association (iProA), we would like to invite you to nominate the best three IT-related final year projects (FYP)
from your department/faculty to participate in the Pan-Pearl River Delta Region University IT Project Competition 2016
). Outstanding FYPs will be invited to participate coaching and briefing session on 4th June 2016(Sat)
and judging on 11th June 2016 (Sat)
in Hong Kong.
This project aims to recognize the academic achievements of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) projects in the Pan-PRD region, including Fujian, Jiangxi, Hunan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Sichuan, Guizhou and Yunnan (nine provinces) in China, Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR and Taiwan. Through participation in this event, the following goals are to be achieved:
- Encouraging academic exchange, fellowship establishment and collective improvement
- Promoting internal and external collaboration between Hong Kong and the Pan-PRD region
- Bridging market needs with computer applications
- Catering to society’s need on computer talents
- Providing opportunity to discover and recruit computer talents through exposition
Four outstanding project teams from universities will be short-listed to represent Hong Kong in the final round of the Competition, which is held on 3rd-6th July 2016 in Macau. Selected project teams will be offered free transport, meals and accommodation to compete with the representatives from more than 250 universities from the Pan-PRD region, Macao and Taiwan.
Being the 11th Anniversary of this cross-border competition, tremendous public attention has been attracted over the years. Last year, the Competition attracted over 250 undergraduate students from 12 local universities and institutions. It will be an excellent opportunity for your students to demonstrate their ingenious projects in front of the regional ICT business leaders which will bring them insight, experience and career opportunities from such a high-profile event. Employers from the I.T. discipline will also be invited meet potential graduates for the hiring opportunity.
For interested parties, please fill in the online application form on and before 23:59 of 27 May 2016http://bit.ly/1USlY5Z
. Any late submission would not be considered.
We look forward to receiving your nominations very soon.
Mr. Alex Hung,
Vice-President, Internet Professional Association
Chairman of Pan-Pearl River Delta Region
University IT Project Competition (Hong Kong Region)