Hosting IEEEXtreme Competition Contestants (24+ hours event)

The IEEE Cyprus Section and the IEEE Young Professionals Cyprus Section Affinity group are hosting all IEEEXtreme contestants that were registered in Cyprus at the premises of the University of Cyprus – Computer Science Department Labs.

  Date and Time


Information on our VPN service will be provided to the registrants that cannot join us along with instructions on our BigBlueButton platform.

  • 1 Panepistimiou Avenue
  • Aglatzia, Nicosia
  • Cyprus 2109
  • Building: ΘΕΕ01
  • Room Number: B1 21
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George Michael


Welcome and Farewell talks


George Michael received a B.Sc. and an M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Cyprus and he is pursuing a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering. He worked at the Data-Driven Multithreading Laboratory at the University of Cyprus for a few years doing research on high-performance computing. Following, he worked as a software developer at XM.COM and CeraNext LTD.

He is an active Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) and IEEE volunteer and he held various positions during the past few years. Between them: member of the board of Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) / the University of Cyprus IEEE Student Branch / IEEE Cyprus Section Executive Committee / IEEE Region 8 Committee / IEEE Day / IEEEXtreme served from various positions including the Program Chair and the Technical, Industry, and Judges Lead.


Saturday 01:30 – 2:55: Accommodations for contestants

02:56 – 2:59: Welcome talk

03:00 – Sunday 3:00: Proctoring and supporting contestants

03:01 – Farewell talk