The Olympiad is organized by the initiative and support of leading organization in the area of high technologies in Armenia "Synopsis Armenia" CJSC, "Enterprise Incubator" Foundation, USAID CAPS, "Unicomp" CJSC, Union of Information Technology Enterprises, "Business Express" Weekly.
To support the development of microelectronics in Armenia the coming Olympiad is a perfect chance to discover young and smart people. The interest towards this area of science will increase owing to this Olympiad.
Olympiad topics are: "Digital IC Design and Testing", "Analog and Mixed Signal IC Design and Testing", "Semiconductor Devices and Technology", "Mathematical and Algorithmical Issues of EDA".
THE students or specialists (age limitation "up to 30 years old") from the organizations in the area of microelectronics can participate in this Olympiad.
As the organizers of the Olympiad actively collaborate with IHE of Armenia, the Olympiad will provide with the opportunity to find out what kind of reforms are needed in the educational programs, what kind of lacks our students have, and especially which areas of microelectronics need urgent support.
The opening is foreseen for the 14th of September. The deadline for the application forms is the 11th of September (address: "Synopsis Armenia", Yerevan, Arshakunyats 41, Educational Department, or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). The Olympiad will be held in two stages. Prizes of 3 categories are established: 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Some special prizes are also available.
You can visit www.microolymp.am web-page for the details.