REMARKABLE PARTICIPATION WITH 216 CODING ENTHUSIASTS
PUTTING THEIR CODING SKILLS TO TEST.
MR. ROHITH SAI REDDY FROM DST WINS 1 ST PRIZE OF RS. 2 LAKHS
CASH PRIZE AND MR. SHIVAM KUMAR FROM SS&C TECHNOLOGIES
WINS 2 ND PRIZE OF RS.1 LAKH CASH PRIZE
Hyderabad, November 12, 2021 – The inaugural edition of the Q-City Codethon
witnessed remarkable participation with 216 Coders & Coding Enthusiasts putting
their Coding Skills to test. The Competition, that was held across two days, saw
Rohith Sai Reddy from DST emerging as the Winner, taking home a whopping
Cash Prize of Rs. 2 Lakh. Shivam Kumar from SS&C Technologies ended up
being the first Runner-up, taking home a substantial Rs. 1 Lakh as Cash Prize.
Four other Coders won Consolation Prizes of Rs. 10,000/- Cash each.
Talking about their big win, Rohith Sai and Shivam expressed delight, stating that
Competitions like these should be held more often for talented Coders as well as
people from other domains to express their respective skills.
Q-Hub Start-up Labs is a Free Incubator Space within the Q-City Campus for
India’s brightest early-stage Startups, where aspiring entrepreneurs & the
business leaders of tomorrow can gain access to World-Class Facilities, network
with highly ambitious Professionals, get Experienced Mentorship, connect with
Investors directly, and be a part of a highly vibrant Business Ecosystem.
Speaking about the enthusiasm shown by the Coders for the Codethon, Ms.
Malathi Marisetti, General Manger, Q-City said that ‘the Management did not
expect this kind of a response when we announced the Codethon last month. But
looking at the way the Associates from various Tenant Offices of Q-City responded,
we are enthused to have many more such Competitions in the near future’.
Talking about Q-Hub Start-up Labs, where the Grand Finale was held, Ms. Marisetti
added that “Challenges and Competitions like these provide the perfect fodder for
bringing forward many outstanding ideas that hundreds & thousands of youngsters in
the country have. The Q-City Codethon provides the right impetus for Q-Hub, which
in itself, if the most sought-after Start-up Accelerator with its world-class facilities,
networking opportunities, experienced mentorship and even the bandwidth to find
potential investors for great ideas.”