DINACOM 2018 PRESENTS THE APPLICATIONS OF INDONESIAN CHILDREN
The development of 1000 digital startup in Indonesia gives a fresh air for the developers of application, especially those who are still in college because this 1000 digital startup program can be a platform for them to try their ability. To gather the best developers from various regions, Dinus Computer Club (DNCC), a Student Activity Unit of Universitas Dian Nuswantoro (UDINUS) once again held the annual event of Dinus Application Competition (DINACOM) on Sunday 25th of February 2018.
"This is the fourth year of DINACOM national competition held by DNCC. From year to year, the demand is increasing and also there are more varied applications produced, "said The Chairman of DINAKOM 2018, Dinia Kurnia Pratiwi.
The series of DINACOM competition was divided into 2 sub-events, namely DINACOM Explore and Apps. For DINACOM Explore, DNCC team held a training game-making roadshow for students in four cities including Semarang, Pekalongan, Magelang and Salatiga since mid-January 2018. "As for DINACOM Apps is the peak of the event that held a web-based, mobile and also desktop application competition in two categories, high school students and college students, "added Dinia.
There were 130 teams which went through the preliminary round to the top 10 from the two categories. After that, the 10 teams from the two categories presented their app product on Saturday, February 24th 2018. For the finale, the five finalists from two categories presented their app product in front of the audience.
"UDINUS is always identic with IT, and DINACOM which organized by DNCC are accommodating new developers in national level. Hopefully UDINUS can always contribute positively to Indonesia, "said Prof. Dr. Edi Noersasongko M.kom, The Rector of UDINUS while attending the event.
The winners of DINAKOM 2018 from high school students category were 11 Senior High School Makasar as the 1st winner with Tangkap Darurat application, 3 Senior High School Magelang as the 2nd winner with Print’O application, and the third winner was from IDN Madinatul Ilmi Bekasi with Yuk Ngaji application. From college student category, the 1st winner was STMIK Akakom Yogyakarta with Mastupang application, the 2nd winner was from Universitas Amikom Yogyakarta with Feeltrip application, and the 3rd winner was from Telkom University Bandung with Show Up application. The winners were awarded with millions rupiah and scholarships from UDINUS. (* PR / ning)