IBA Group Sponsors BSU Team at IT Planet 2017/2018
From June 1 to June 4, the finals of the international competition in information technology IT Planet 2017/2018 took place in Tyumen, Russia. More than 20,000 students and postgraduates from 11 countries competed in qualifying rounds. Of them, more than 350 students and IT experts from Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, and Ukraine made it to the finals and gathered in Tyumen to enjoy programming, computing, and digital creativity.
The finalists competed in seven categories, including programming, cloud computing and databases, telecommunications, mobile platforms, digital creativity, free software and robotics, and infinite possibilities.
According to the results of IT Planet 2017/2018, the student team of the Faculty of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science of the Belarusian State University (BSU) won the title of the Champion of Belarus among universities. It is the best result of the BSU team for the five years of participation. In total, 19 universities and 12 colleges from Belarus competed in IT Planet 2017/2018.
The BSU team that included an IBA Group’s employee became the total winner in Linux Administration and a silver medalist in Mobile Application Development.
Since 1998, IBA Group has been supporting the Belarusian student teams in international IT and programming contests. Thus, IBA Group contributes to the development of a new generation of talented and promising IT experts.