Christ University Institute of Management held its annual quizzing event, Interrogante, on 5th October, 2013. Interrogante is a national level Corporate Business Quiz.
The event was a huge success with 33 corporate teams and 19 student teams participating from all over India.
The corporate teams were from India Inc.’s biggest names- TCS, Infosys, GE, Fidelity, IBM, Ford, HSBC, Morpheus Human Consulting, ICICI, TATA Elxsi, Aditya Birla group,Foradien, Maarga Systems, MPG Holdings, HP ,NTT Data, Goldman Sachs, Rambus, Triviatales, HDFC Bank, Teapot entertainment, E&Y, Oracle, PEACE, Deloitte, Target, Picassa Media, ITC, Wizden, ICRA, Reckitt Benckiser, Coface, Bosch, Blue Onion, Flipkart, Sai Mitra and Chennai Silks.
Interrogante 2013 was hosted by prominent quiz master, Mr. Priyambad Pattanayak. Mr Pattanayak is TATA crucible and Brand Equity quiz winner. He is an avid quizzer and has been in the quizzing field for the past 15 years. He has won many a laurels in the quizzing circuit.
About the Event:
The event started with the prelims at 1:30 P.M. The questions were based on the current research carried out in the companies, social issues, sports, start ups, brands and also about geographical dimensions of the nations.
The top eight teams made it to final round. Meanwhile, there was an open session to the enthusiastic audience. Besides questions for the audience, the answers of the prelims round were also discussed.
The finalists fought hard and ensured the scoreboard was ticking throughout. They exhibited excellent quizzing competence. The finals went through 3 rounds, where every team pounced for their share of the points.
In the end, the team of Sreekanth and Jeyakanthan of TCS proved their mettle and were crowned the winners of Interrogante 2013. The team of Santosh and Aditya from PEACE and Deloitte respectively were the first runners-up and the team of Naveen Kumar and Yogesh Pai from Sai Mitra and Chennai Silks respectively were the second runners up. The winners of Interrogante 2013 were awarded with a trophy and Rs 50,000 of cash money. The first and second runner ups were awarded with trophies as well as with the cash money of Rs 30,000 and Rs 20,000 respectively. The finalists were rewarded with the gift vouchers and certificates.
The students of Christ University Institute of Management ensured that the audience had more than just quizzing for the evening. With a melodious solo song and a sizzling dance performance, the audience cheered in unison. That marked the end of Interrogante 2013.