Sports Board Punjab organized the pioneer reality competition “Punjab Youth Festival 2012” in Punjab with the core objective of giving youth an opportunity to bring forth their creativity and high intelligent quotient. Guinness Book of World Records is the official partner of the Punjab Youth Festival which has made this event interesting and popular. It is the mega event of the year, encompassing more than 50,000 sports at village, union council, tehsil, district and division level. More than 196 categories of events have been included in over 21 sectors which will enable all segments of the society to participate in various events. Participants from all age groups are vigorously taking part in various competitions and sectors of this event.
The festival comprises of the following sectors and events.
Punjab Job Fair 2012
Punjab Information Technology Board and Sports Board Punjab in collaboration with ROZEE.PK, Pakistan’s leading online recruitment platform, hosted the Punjab Job Fair 2012. The Punjab Job Fair is part of the Punjab Youth Festival 2012. The event was held on Sunday 21st October 2012 at the Expo Centre, Lahore. More than 50,000 job-seekers attended this fair from all over the country. Employers from leading industries/sectors were present at the event and conducted on spot interviews and tests.
Computer Science & IT
- Digital Searchable Quran Competition
Use your creative skills to design a Searchable Digital Quran and participate in the noble deed of spreading the message of God.
- Xtreme Coding
Get involved in a 6 hour programming competition and turn your logic into coding. The participating team will be given some algorithmic problems (with inputs) to work on
- Application Development Challenge
Punjab Youth Festival 2012 invites the Windows phone/Android Game Development Community of Pakistan to present their best Windows phone/Android Games to the world. For the development of Windows phone/Android games application, PITB in collaboration with MIC has arranged a free training session for the participant of the Windows phone/Android game development which is requisite for the contestant to attend for the later participation in the competition.
- Conceptualize Your Notion (Poster Design Competition)
All creative students and young artists are encouraged to participate in this competition. We are looking for aesthetic messages and thought-provoking expressions, so enter the electronic world of colors to exhibit your intellect and creativity.
- Typing Titan
Come and join us in the Punjab Youth Festival 2012 in our efforts to break the Guinness World Record of Fastest Typing and be crowned as the Typing Titan
- Game Development
Punjab Youth Festival 2012 provides a platform to the Game Makers of Pakistan to come forward and display the splendid work of art, in the form of their own creativity.
- Blended Learning Teaching Competition
Punjab Youth Festival 2012 is holding the Blended Learning Teaching and Quiz Competition, “BLOSSOMS”.The objective of BLOSSOMS is to create a large free and open video library contributed by volunteer teachers.
- Project Based Learning
This project-based learning competition using Alice Programming Application is jointly organized by PITB and Oracle.
This competition offers participants to show their creativity in the field of Web design and Web development. Students are required to use Adobe Photoshop, Dream-weaver, Visual studio while applying HTML, CSS, ASP.NET, PHP, attribution, accessibility, and user interface standards
- Gaming Arcade
Get involved in the biggest gaming event of the province. The competition revolves around three popular games featured in nearly all the gaming events around the world and are played fervently by millions.
- Code The Bot
It is an advanced level coding competition which also involves the implementation of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Google will provide support for this competition. The challenge in this competition would be to design a "ChatBot".
Electrical & Computer Science
- Robo Extreme
- Embedded System Challenge
- Speed Wiring
- Component De Electrical
- 3d Cad Contest
- Area Mania
- Eco-Car Marathon
- Energy Efficient Building Design
- Clean Energy Award
- Social Entrepreneurship Competition
- Start-Up Bis Iness Competition
- Battle Of Business Giants
- Engineering & It Exhibition
- Geek Wars
- Build From The Waste
- Industrial & Project Exhibition
- Medical Quest
- General Knowledge Quiz