USM IEEE Student Branch team won the first place in Malaysia during IEEEXtreme Programming Challenge 2014
The IEEEXtreme 8.0 programming competition was conducted worldwide from 18 October to 19 October 2014. There are 2267 teams competing worldwide, 34 teams competing at National level and 6 teams were from Universiti Sains Malaysia. USM IEEE Student Branch had organized the event and the venue was took place at the Micro-computer Lab, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, USM. During the 24 hours competition, the participants have been given 22 problems to be solved. It requires knowledge, brain storming and high commitment in solving the programming problem correctly and on time. There are 3 proctors who are the IEEE members also on duty to monitor the flow of the competition.