IEEEXtreme is a global challenge in which teams of IEEE Student members supported by an IEEE Student Branch compete in a 24-hour time span against each other to solve a set of programming problems. Pre-Xtreme is a challenge that lets students get a clear idea about the platform used and the kinds of problems that are to be completed within the stipulated time.
The Pre-Xtreme competition was held by IEEE Computer Society Kerala Section. The event was led by Mr. Alan Anto and Miss Aathira Marayil who is the Xtreme Section Lead. With a total of 229 registrations,that included students from other sections as well, the event was conducted on 18th October, 2018. The students were provided with a set of 7 programming questions. The platform chosen for the competition was Hackerrank. After a highly electric and tense 3 hours competition, there were 65 submissions made amongst which the winners who topped the leaderboard are as follows.
1st Prize: Mr. Ebey Abraham from RIT Kottayam
2nd Prize: Mr. Jacob Abraham from College Of Engineering Trivandrum