Hello 2021 IP/DSA J1s! Are you interested in the field of Infocomm or Robotics? Do you have a burning passion for technology? Feel like immersing yourself in the world of coding and engineering? If your answer to any of the above questions is a ‘yes’, then the IRS welcomes you to sign up at https://tinyurl.com/IRS2021! Especially if you are keen on website design or development, as *we are specifically scouting for web developers this year! Look forward to learn more about Competitive Programming 🔢, Cybersecurity 🔒, Machine Learning 🖥️, Robotics 🤖 & Webapp 🌐 from 18 Jan – 24 Jan. Check our Instagram profile https://www.instagram.com/hcirs/ as well as other parts of this website for more information! Cheers,IRS ExCo 2020/2021
From 11 December 2020 to 9 January 2020, IRS Machine Learning & Competitive Programming competed in the Nanyang Technological University School of Computer Science & Engineering Computing Challenge 2021. Congratulations to the team comprising Wang Yiqin, Chen Zerui, Alistair Cheong, Tan Yikai and Jiang Zhiheng for winning Overall Champions with their RetinaNet object detection model, Sliding CNN+LSTM model, and stellar presentation. Thank you to NTU for the amazing learning opportunity, and thank you to HCI for giving us the opportunity to participate in this competition!
HCIRS has organised its very first jeopardy-style CTF this year for secondary school students. The event was held on the 9th of January and received active participation from students across various schools. We would like to congratulate the winners: 1st place – Sean Seah (ACSI)2nd place – Ivan Tung (HCI)3rd place – Joey Tang (HCI)4th place – Zhao Yun (NUSH)5th place – Theodore Lee (HCI) Thank you everyone who joined us for our first CTF! We hope that everyone had fun and we can’t wait to bring you an even better CTF next time!
From June to September 2020, HCIRS took part in the Amazon Web Services Build On Singapore 2020 hackathon. After months of grueling preparation, our team comprising Alistair Cheong, Chen Zerui, Wang Yiqin and Wu Jiayang, have emerged as Joint Champions of the Junior Category with their Learning Management System catered to volunteer tuition groups. We would like to thank AWS for organising this competition, as well as the school for giving us the opportunity to embark on this unique learning experience!