Nar Mobile, Microsoft Azerbaijan launch Imagine Cup competition
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 6
The Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan, the High Technology Park, Microsoft Azerbaijan and Nar Mobile announced the start of a national qualification of Microsoft Imagine Cup competition.
Microsoft Imagine Cup is one of the largest competitions held between the students across the world. The national final to be held for the first time in Azerbaijan will continue until April 23. The competition organized with the participation of students from various educational institutions will take place in three categories: Games, Innovations and World Citizenship. Students of 16 years old are represented by teams of four members each.
Winners per each category of national final will be promoted to the international semi-final to be held online this May. Participants gaining successes in semi-finals will have a right to represent Azerbaijan in July in the final - the last stage will take place in Seattle, USA. Winners of Microsoft Imagine Cup competition will be prized by money bonuses in the amount of $50,000, $10,000 and $5,000.
It should be noted that it is necessary to develop an original game to be applied on Microsoft Windows game platforms, present the innovative program draft or elaborate additional prototype that can address difficult problems of contemporary period for Microsoft Technologies basis.
The main purpose in holding the competition is to develop an innovative thinking ability among students and reveal local talents. It is a priority for Nar Mobile to extend its support to such intellectual competitions that highlight intellectual and thinking skills and attach always a high importance to science, education, progress and innovations.
Azerbaijan's fastest growing mobile operator Nar Mobile serves its subscribers since 2007. Since its creation, Nar Mobile has always remained committed to its policy of affordable prices providing an exceptional value for its customers via a variety of attractive tariff offerings.
Beyond the convenient voice tariffs, it also offers a great variety of choice and best value for its internet packages and a single price for each roaming zone. Nar Mobile is proud to be an Official Mobile Telecommunications Service Provider of the Baku 2015 European Games.