TechGig.com an initiative of Times Business Solutions Limited (TBSL) which is subsidiary of The Times Group has launched India’s biggest Coding Contest called “Code Gladiators” for corporates. The coding event will reward the best talent from IT companies in the country. The event will be conducted online throughout the months of April and May and will lead up to the live finals, which shall be held in Delhi in June among the top 40 coders from across the country
This event will kickstart with internal contests to identify the best coders in companies, then give coders a chance to compete against the best coders from other companies, and give companies the opportunity to prove that they have the best coding talent and the best ecosystem to nurture and encourage coding talent – the best place to work, said the press release.
Other major corporates participating in the TechGig Code Gladiators Championship include the well-known names of Akamai, Synechron, Schneider Electric, Symantec, Nokia Siemens, Sasken, Calsoft, Panacea, Informatica, Seclore, McAfee, Cvent, and Unisys.
Registrations are open to companies who can register for the event and use internal coding contests to identify their top coders. A company can enter upto 8 coders for the inter-company contest.
The second stage will be the Regional Semifinals – where the best winning coders from each company will pit themselves against each other. Followed by the NATIONAL FINAL – a live event to be held in Delhi. The contest will be held in the following programming languages – C, C++, C#, Java, Java script, PHP, VB.NET, Ruby on Rails, Python and Perl. Gladiators will be allowed to compete in multiple languages.