The BCQC begins its 2010 season with a set of two open quizzes this month. Here are the details:
Date: 21st March (Sunday)
Venue: Dewang Mehta Auditorium, Persistent Systems Ltd., Senapati Bapat Road, Pune
(The nearest landmarks: The location is behind Domino's Pizza, near the new ICC Towers complex in which are situated shops such as Mainland China. The place is about 2 km from Pune University. This is a wikimapia map to the location.)
Contact: Phone: Suraj (98903 59065), Ramanand (97642 58560) Email: contact(at)bcqc(dot)org
'How to's: Up to two members per team; no prior registration needed; no entry fees
(the same for each quiz)
Prizes for each finalist, for the Best College Team, the Best School Team, and the Best Newbie Team.
Lots of audience prizes.
Prizes are co-sponsored by Landmark (Pune) and the BCQC.
Morning: 'Reading between the lines...'
(a Literature Quiz)
Quizmaster: Anand Sivashankar
Timings: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm (report by 9:45 am)
Finals: Eight teams in the final
Afternoon: 'The Big Bang Theory'
Quizmaster: Vinay N.
Timings: 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm (report by 2:15 pm)
Finals: Top six teams in the final, next 3 teams join the finalists after draft picks