On 8th November 2018, the IT Department in association with IT Society conducted the first Public Speaking Competition for all IT students. This was a semi-final round, to select the best speaker for the final round to be hosted by the English Language Center later this month.
Seven IT students competed for the positions. They were Saud Khalaf Al Subhi, Hiba Hamed Al Hadrami, Sara Salim Al Hinai, Maryam Humaid Al Hinai, Raiya Hamood Al Hdabi, Ohood Ahmed Alazri and Mohammed Sulaiman Ambusaidi.
The event began with a warm welcome by Maryam Humaid Al Hinai, student member of the IT Society.
There were two rounds for a better selection. Mr. Sathyanarayana, Mr. Rajesh Nair and Mr. Christy Singh, Lecturers of IT Department were the eminent judges for this event.
Abdullah Salam Rashid and Hisham Al Kindi were the time keepers of this event.
The results showed that there was a close fight between the students as all of them performed the best. The winners declared were, Hiba Hamed Al Hadrami in the First place, Mohammed Sulaiman Ambusaidi in the second place and Maryam Humaid Al Hinai in the third.
The event ended with a vote of thanks delivered by student Moaiyed Said Khasib Al Hattali.
This competition was organized and supervised by Ms. Sonia V. Soans who will also train the selected students for the Finals as a coach.
Ms. Suad Al Riyami the supervisor of the IT Society encouraged the event with a lot of support. The Department appreciated the efforts and congratulated the winners.