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Nasa Space Apps Challenge-2018 ends

  • Published at 06:35 pm October 21st, 2018
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Winners and guests on stage at the prize giving ceremony of Nasa Space Apps Challenge-2018 organized by Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) and BASIS Student’s Forum at Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) auditorium on Saturday, October 20, 2018 Courtesy

Posts, Telecommunications & ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar was present as chief guest at the closing ceremony

NASA Space Apps Challenge-2018 concluded with a prize giving ceremony at Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) auditorium on Saturday. 

Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) and BASIS Student’s Forum organized a 36 hour-long Hack-a-Thon. Posts, Telecommunications & ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar was present as chief guest at the closing ceremony. 

BASIS President Syed Almas Kabir, Senior Vice President Farhana A Rahman, Vice President (Admin) Shoeb Ahmed Masud, Vice President (Finance) Mushfiqur Rahman, Director Tamzid Siddiq Spondon, Nasa Space Apps Challenge Convener & BASIS Director Didarul Alam, and Joint Convener Ariful Hasan Opu were present, among others. 


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It is to be noted that this year, Nasa organized this event in 250 cities, worldwide. This year’s campaign involved approximately 50 lakh students virtually and approximately 1,00,000 students took part physically in the event.

This year’s NASA Space Apps Challenge 2018 Bangladesh Winners are as follows: 

-    Dhaka-Champion: Team Game Changer; Runners-up: Team Planet Kit

-    Chittagong- Champion Team Queue; Runners-up: Team Matra

-    Comilla- Champion: Team Photon; Runners-up: Team MetaCoders

-    Rangpur- Champion: Team HSTU Matroid 

-    Sylhet- Champion: Team Olik