Posted by: Administrator | April 17, 2013

MICROSOFT KENYA IMAGINE CUP 2013- JKUAT STUDENTS SHINE

imagine-cup

Microsoft imagine cup, a technology competition held annually since 2003 for students to solve the world’s toughest problems.

With each year seeing more applications and the competitive edge going even higher. This year will be no different.

Starting from the qualifiers, April the 15th saw students from different Universities in the country show case their applications at the French Cultural Centre .

In the very end, JKUAT students comprising a team of Collins Omwenga, Paul Mutie and Somboriot Kipchillat won the 2013 Microsoft Kenya Imagine Cup. The team developed an application named Protege, which aims to ease the process of giving donations to children’s homes and other charitable organisations across the world.

The app runs on  Windows 8 and Windows phone backed up by Microsoft’s Cloud platform; Windows Azure.

Having won the 2013 Microsoft Kenya Imagine Cup, the trio will represent Kenya at the World Wide finals in St. Petersburg, Russia come July 2013.

Congrats and all the best to the team.

Advertisements

Responses

  1. I feel this is among the lots vital information personally.
    And i’m happy studying your article. However wanna statement on few common things, The site taste is perfect, the articles is actually excellent : D. Good job, cheers


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: