Q8 Open Quiz - 2016 by IIT-IIM Alumni Association
As the winter slowly sets in Kuwait in November, the cold northerly winds get warmer by the hottest quiz show in Kuwait as the most ardent quiz lovers in their quest to keep their mind active away from the chores of their daily routines of work, grapple with others for the prestigious title of being the best quizzers in Kuwait. Razor sharp brains answering tough, out of the blues questions in femtoseconds before anyone could even get a feel of the question. The Quiz enthusiasts of all ages and diverse fields and talents living in Kuwait, will be contending for the top place in The-Quiz Competition of Kuwait, titled “Q8 Open Quiz - 2016”. It is the toughest, best, entertaining and above all very fiercely fought annual signature quiz event of the prestigious IIT-IIM Alumni Association, Kuwait. The Quiz Contest is scheduled on Friday, the 18th November, 2016 at the majestic Indian Embassy Auditorium. It is being hosted by the highly acclaimed, very entertaining, and world renowned master quizzer, Giri Balasubramaniam, popularly known as “Pickbrain”.
Giri is known for his distinctive techno savvy style of quizzing, sense of humor coupled with great flair and approachable easy nature, which has earned him several accolades. He holds seven Limca records for quizzing achievements and has hosted more than 1250 shows in 65 destinations across India. He has also hosted many quiz shows in USA, Srilanka, Singapore, London and in the Middle East Region. Tata Crucible Business Quiz for Colleges and Corporates, TCS IT WIZ quiz far Schools, Reserve Bank of India IQ quiz, Times of Oman Quiz are some of the most popular shows hosted by Giri.
This third annual quiz, a very popular and unique event, is open for all, irrespective of age, nationality, profession and educational qualifications. This year. It has surpassed all the expectations of competition, as more than 200 teams from over 20 schools and many other individual groups of quizzers from all walks of life including corporates, organizations, associations and individual groups are contending for the coveted honor of being the best among the finest. Several schools have already gone through preliminary selections. Auditorium is expected to be jampacked. Come early and take a comfy seat to view from a vantage point.
The event will be inaugurated by the Ambassador of India, His Excellency Sunil Jam, who is the Chief Guest. Kuwait College of Science and Technology (KCST), is associated with IIT-IIM Alumni as the Event Partner for the third
Year in a row. KCST, a private college, has a mission to Providing Science and Technology Education with a socially responsibility and entrepreneurial mind while promoting educational talent related pursuits, of which QOQ-2014, 2015 and 2016 are the fine examples.
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) are globally renowned premier Indian institutions of higher education in the fields of Engineering Technology and Management, respectively. The association can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or the official website www.iitiimkuwait.com
Registration: Please visit www.iitiimkuwait.com and for any further clarifications, contact by email at: email@example.com IIT-IIM Alumni Association, Kuwait invites all the passionate quizzers and non-competing quiz enthusiasts, as beside the prizes for top three placed teams, several other interesting categories of prizes are up for grabs, including plenty of audience rewards.