Swiss Imagine Cup`09 Finals were held in Holiday Inn Bern on Friday 8th May 2009. Competitors were presenting works in three categories: Photography, Game Development and Robotics & Algorithms. All the works focused on Imagine Cup`09 theme "Imagine a world where technology helps solve the toughest problems facing us today" and were inspired by the United Nations Millennium Goals.
Congratulations for all the Swiss winners:
1. place: Team Apus
Team members: Gysin Florian (University of Bern), Raphael Ochsenbein (BFH Bern)
2. place: Team Haiku
Team members: Angela Yao (ETH Zürich), Raymond Oung (ETH Zürich)
3. place: So What!
Team members: Claudia Herzog (ZHAW), Jiri Neustupny (University of Bern)
1. place: Bulb
Team members: Anna Szücs (University of Geneva), Bruno Barbieri (University of Geneva), François Amato (University of Geneva)
Robotics & Algorithms
1. place: François Amato (University of Geneva)
1. place: Flavio Calvo (University of Geneva)
Three Swiss Photography Teams and three Robotics & Algorithms Competitors have advanced to Round 2 in the world-wide qualifications. We wish all the best luck for these competitors and wish to see you in world finals in Cairo!
With Imagine Cup regards,
Academic Audience Manager, Microsoft Switzerland