Today Tuesday 12 March 2019, the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Daffodil International University (DIU) hosted – Dhaka Divisional Round of Bangladesh Olympiad in Informatics (BdOI), 2019 under the auspices of Bangladesh Informatics Olympiad Committee (BIOC). BIOC is led by eminent writer Prof. Muhammed Zafar Iqbal (President, BIOC) and Prof. M. Kaykobad (Member, BIOC) along with other eminent scientists and educators as members. It was a 4 hours long problem solving task which started at 02:00PM and continued till 06:00PM where a participant needed to solve the problem individually. Other divisional rounds took place in parallel under the same setting at Chittagong (Premier University), Khulna (KUET), Rajshahi (Rajshahi University), Sylhet (Metropolitan University) and Dinajpur (HSTU). A total of 164 participants from 95 different institutions participated at today’s event at the CSE Department of DIU with a festive mood. The whole event was conducted under the leadership of Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain (Organizing Chair), Professor & Head, Department of CSE, DIU. Prof. M. Sohel Rahman (Member, BIOC) acted as the coordinator of the divisional rounds. A Scientific Committee and a Technical Committee, both led by Mr. kaysar abdullah soikot, oversaw the tasks preparation and CMS management. The national round of this Olympiad will be held on 22nd and 23rd March, 2019 at DIU. BdOI activities are proudly sponsored by DBBL.
Caption: Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain (Organizing Chair), Professor & Head, Department of CSE, DIU visits Bangladesh Olympiad in Informatics (BdOI), 2019 of Dhaka Division held at Daffodil International University organized by CSE Department.