SOFTCOM is an All Pakistan Software, Multimedia, Quiz and Speed Programming Competition. GIKI held its first SOFTCOM in the year 2000 and since then has been holding this event regularly every year. This major event that is organized by ACM is held at the GIKI campus and the ACM student body is assisted by the GIKI administration to make this event a huge success. To view details, click here.
Inquisition is one of the major and highly awaited intra-GIKI events. It combines the art of learning with the student’s innate ability to compete. Students are first guided about the major technological trends and software and then competitions are held testing their ability to absorb knowledge. Details of some of the modules are listed below
Text-messaging has become quite a common phenomenon, especially among the youth of today. So, to add a little fun and competition to it, ACM arranges speed texting competitions which over the years have become quite popular among the students.
What is student life without some fun? Crosswords are arranged so that the students can learn while having fun with their friends. The crosswords are designed on the terms that have conceptual importance in the field of computer science so as to make the participants inquisitive about the nature of that concept.
ACM is well known for holding workshops and guiding the students about the major design and development tools and software which are a must in the world of today. Many students who have later gone on to develop on a professional basis owe their start in the field to these workshops.
ACM regularly holds conferences and seminars so that the students can have exposure to what is going on in the outside world. The speakers are always people with impeccable credentials who have made their mark in the industry or academia and have complete knowledge about the innovation required in order to compete at the national or the international level.