IEEE Explosion 2014

19/11/2014 - 1:21pm

Mehran university of Engineering and Technology in collaboration with IEEE Karachi section and IEEE Student Branch chapter Mehran University organized a mega event of the year 2014 and mark the history.
IEEE Explosion, as its name implies, was an outburst event comprised of several competitions, ceremonies, Technical and non-Technical activities.
IEEE Explosion 2014 was a national Level 1 day event. Students from Humdard University Karachi, LUMHS university, ISRA university, Quaid-e-Awam University, Sindh University and SZABIST college also took part in it. It started with the recitation of Holy Quran and the Opening video.  Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhary , in his welcome address congratulated the Team IEEE and Mehran University belongings over the successful organization of the event and more than 700 registrations from all around Pakistan.

Chief Guest Prof.Dr. Aslam Uquali, The Worthy Vice chancellor of Mehran University and Technology, Jamshoro, inaugurated the event by cutting ribbon and decorating the Chief Guests with Ajrak and presenting them Shields. The Vice Chancellor not only appreciate the students and organizers for organizing such a huge event but also mentioned that We are working day and night to bring Mehran University among top 100 universities of the World and such national and international events will play a vital role in raising the ranking of the University.

In Explosion we celebrated the biggest IEEE day of the history of Mehran University of Engineering and Technology.

Prof. Dr. Aslam Uqaili, Chief Organizer of IEEE Explosion, Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhary, and Dr. Hameed-Ullah Kazi, Pro Vice Chancellor of ISRA University cut the cake and IEEE Day Ceremony started following with an IEEE Day Video prepared by the organizers.

Event was then followed by the 3 technical seminars which were conducted by Mr. Usman younus  on the topic Emerging Technologies, Mr.Hameed-Ullah Kazi on the topic of Research and Innovation and Prof. Dr. Ehsaan Ahmed Ursani  on the topic of Stem cell Technology respectively. Participants of all the 11 Competitions were moved towards their competition destinations. All the competitions were related to the respective fields and hence whole university was engaged in it.

There were 10 competitions namely:

  1. Speed Programming Competition
  2. Database Dexter Challenge
  3. Videography-Roll the reel.
  4. Brainstorm quiz competition
  5. Presentation Competition
  6. Netcom-Networking Competition.
  7. Race to Innovation Circuit Designing competition.
  8. Robo manoeuver
  9. Mini Project Competition
  10. Gaming competition

During the technical activities there were also some non-technical sessions for the entertainment of the audience and their confidence building as well, such activities include Master Orator and Rapid fire questions.
In Master Orator the participants were called on stage one by one and were given a topic on which they have to speak till one minute and in rapid fire round the participants were asked a question of which they had to give the answer quickly. Those who successfully did the task got the gift.

The Food has always been an attraction of the participants! At IEEE Explosion 2 Hi-teas and lunch was served for the participants, VIPS and faculty. Management of food is always difficult when the crowd is big and it was managed very well at IEEE Explosion.

Students from Humdard University performed a show which they have prepared specially for IEEE Explosion. This show was a MIME Show. Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhary presented Rs.5000 Cash prize for their excellent performance.

IEEE Explosion was wrapped up with the Award ceremony in which were given to all Guests, Competition judges, Event Organizers Ex-COM members of IEEE Student Branch MUET, Department Coordinators, Keynote speakers, Media partners, Website developer and Sponsors.1st , 2nd and 3rd position Winners of Competitions were also given cash prizes of Rs.3000, Rs.2000 and Rs.1000 respectively by Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhary and Ex-Vice Chancellor Dr. Abdul Qadir Khan Rajput. They also presented the shield of achievements to all those students who have been the pillars of IEEE Student Branch MUET and served it. Those include Abid Soomro, Sarang Shaikh, Hassam Mughal, Moiz Rehman Memon, Sara Rehman Memon, Mamta Bachani and Pinkesh Rajani


Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry also gave a Thank you note at the end of the event in which he appreciated the efforts of all the students, participants and organizers of the event. And with Thank you note the Event ended with a history and new hopes for future.

Report by Ahmed Arain, Abi Waqas and Umair Korai