Singapore has emerged first in the 2020 Cyber SEA Games after a close competition with many other SEA countries. We are proud to announce that our very own member from HCIRS, Beh Chuen Yang, participated as one of the representatives from the Singapore team. Congratulations to all other participants as well, and let’s continue learning together as a region!
On the 24th of August 2020, IRS Machine Learning built its first PC outfitted for Machine Learning purposes. A huge thank you to our CCA teacher Mr Loh for approving our purchase after negotiations. The GPU runtime will sit in Hwa Chong’s Data Centre and will be used by IRS members to provide hardware acceleration for Machine Learning / AI applications, projects and research.
The Asia Pacific International Olympiad 2020 was held online and attracted participants from many countries. We are proud to announce that our very own HCIRS member, Benson Lin Zhan Yi, was able to represent the Singapore delegation and managed to clinch an Individual Silver award. Congratulations to all other winners too!
Two weeks ago, HCIRS sent out two teams to participate in Cyberthon 2020 (which had been moved online), and achieved the following excellent results:
Overall Champion, CSIT Category Award, Network Security Category Award, Operating Systems Category Award & Web Services Category Award Members: Sherman Chann, Teo Kai Xiang, William Zhang and Wu Jiayang.
Hwa Chong Institution also received commendation from Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen on Facebook, for its ability to adapt to restrictions during the circuit breaker period by holding Cyberthon 2020 fully online.
Congratulations to both teams for their excellent performance!
Have a passion for programming 💻? Or simply love technology 🖥? Then IRS is the right CCA for you!
Infocomm Robotics Society consists of 5 sections — Competitive Programming👨💻👩💻, Machine Learning🕹🖲, WebApp Development📱⌨, CyberSecurity 🙅♂🙅♀and Robotics 🤖 🤖 ! In IRS you get to learn more about your specialisations and participate in a myriad of competitions to test out your newly acquired skills!
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Just last month, HCIRS took part in the annual Singapore VEX National Championships 2020. After several months of continuous hard work, we are proud to announce that HCIRS, both our high school and college teams, has achieved the following commendable results!
Tournament Champions 🎉 🏆 Team 8076B (Trinity) & Team 8076C (Cypher)
Quarterfinalists 🏅 Team 8076A (Link) & Team 8076Z (Morpheus)