At the end of March at NTU "KPI" held local engineering phase of European competition EBEC (European BEST Engineering competitions).
In the qualifying round was attended by nearly 200 students KPI. Overcame his job of 80 participants. They then within five days to present their knowledge , skills and abilities . Participants were also invited 24 students who have shown very good results.
The competition was held in two categories - Case Study ( analytical situational problem ) and Team Design ( design team ). Each category was attended by 10 strongest teams .
Participants category Case Study proposed three analytical tasks from partner companies SUN InBev Ukraine, « Value Engineering " and British American Tobacco. In jury team had to present their solutions.
The team Team Design category was delivered two technical task of leading the company's " Value Engineering ". Participants were able to choose on which of them work: design a device that can detect paper pasted on transparent tape , tape, or to develop a self-propelled model that will stop at a certain distance from the obstacle. Participants presented their developments on the last day of competition.
In the Case Study category , won the team «C9_team» ( Denis Vyazankin Roman Viznyak , Eugene Pavelko Anton Beekeeper , all of ISSZI ) and first in Team Design teams won " Ivory Anhens " ( Vitaly lever ( FBMI ), Oleksandr Bondar ( MMI ), Victor Zalyubivskyy ( MMI ) , Nikita Sheila ( FBMI ).
The winners among students was the team «The Red».
In May, the winners will travel to the city on the Ukrainian stage of the competition. Final European engineering competition EBEC 2014 will be held in Riga ( Latvia).