Student teams needed for HPTi technology competition

Registration is now open for the fourth annual High Performance Technologies, Inc. Problem Solving Competition, to be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, in 205 IST Building on Penn State's University Park campus.

A collaborative effort among HPTi, the College of Information Sciences and Technology (IST), and the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), the competition will challenge student teams to devise creative and innovative solutions to technology-oriented challenges.

The competition features $1,200 in prize money to be distributed among the top three winning teams.

No preparation or reference materials are needed for the competition. Food will be provided and winners will be announced at the conclusion of the event.

The competition is open to undergraduate students in all majors but is marketed for students within IST and CSE. Registration is free and student teams should be comprised of three members each. Only the first 20 teams to register will compete, but three alternate teams may register as well.

For more information and to register, visit the HPTi Problem Solving Competition website.

Last Updated July 07, 2011