The Yarl Geek Challenge is a premier technology competition open to all youth. The intent of the competition is to nurture IT skills, innovation and creativity, fostering a spirit of entrepreneurship among the entrants.
The best and the brightest young minds will be invited to join hands to utilize technology, taking on some of the world’s toughest problems. While competing with their peers, participants will have the opportunity to work alongside industrial practitioners, gain valuable industrial experience, make new friends, expose their abilities to the global IT industry and transform their ideas into reality..
Yarl Geek Challenge Senior is an IT competition organized by Yarl IT Hub with the intent of creating a start up ecosystem.
The competition consists of 2 phases.
During the first leg teams need to participate in the 3-day extended hackathon
styled competition in Jaffna, from which 5 or 6 teams will be selected
to participate in the finals which will be held in Colombo.
Yarl Geek Challenge Junior is a school level IT competition to encourage school children to use their creativity and create IT solutions.
This year’s competition is based on the following areas: Mobile Computing, Web and Hardware. Students are free to select any of the above areas to develop their applications. Students are encouraged to form teams within their own schools and use their creativity to develop applications.
Finding immense success from YGC season one, YIT considered about taking a step further to reach the ICT students at school.Read more
Yarl IT Hub had a great response in conducting Yarl Geek Challenge’s Junior competition in Season 2.Read more
In association with the Northern Education Department, the Yarl IT hub conducted the junior category Yarl Geek Challenge – 4 which came to an end with success on 17th of October.Read more
Yarl Geek Challenge 5 Juniors was a great event conducted by YIT. YGC5 juniors finals was organised in J| Kokuvil Hindu College “Panchalingam Auditorium”.Read more