CS students win first place in Europe "Intel Challenge" contest

CS students win first place in Europe "Intel Challenge" contest
Avner Bar and Yaron Recher, CS graduate and undergraduate students, are members of Technion team who participated with 32 European delegations in Entrepreneurship Contest held in Poland: "Intel Challenge", and won the first prize - $20,000 - to be dedicated to their project presented in the contest: "Photo-Genie"- best shot in one shot for nonexperts: a system which enables to take good-quality pictures in one trial and without prior knowledge in photography.

The other members of the group are Polina Fredman, IE graduate and Aviv Gadot, EE student. All graduated Entrepreneurship course conducted by Prof. Uzi de-Haan, from IE, Technion. The team will also take part in the world finals in the US on November 2011.

The contest coverage in the media.

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