Yakut schoolchildren to develop IT products to combat coronavirus
Yakutia 24 TV channel: Participants in the My IT Profession contest have submitted digital projects to deal with the effects of coronavirus.
“Today the final stage of the competition among school teams in Yakutsk has begun. It involves 21 teams. The subjects of the projects are related to solutions to combat the effects of coronavirus. The competition is held in the format of a remote hackathon-marathon for the development of IT projects from Monday to Friday,” says the representative of the organizing committee Michil Struchkov.
At the event, IT projects of schoolchildren were presented. Among them, a service for tracking the movement of people by QR codes, where users will be notified of the place of crowding. Also, students developed a project of an educational online platform for tutors.
The winners will receive targeted training at universities of the country, and the best participants in the competition will join the online courses at Skillbox University.