IEEEXtreme Programming Competition – 2017

The University of Auckland IEEE Student branch is proud to present the highly anticipated IEEEXtreme 24 hour programming competition – IEEEXtreme 11.0!

This is a global online programming competition which invites students from all over the world to compete against each other for bragging rights and the ability to travel to any IEEE conference located anywhere in the world! So get up to two keen (and preferably amazing coders) friends together to form a team and enter the competition.


Date/Time: 14th October, 12am – 11:59pm

Location: To be confirmed

Entry: Teams of up to three students or graduates (max. two grads). Free entry for IEEE member, $27 for non-IEEE members. Sign-ups include an IEEE membership.


Sign up information can be found on the Facebook Event.

Look out for the next post detailing the link to the registration form – registrations open on the 7th of August! In the meanwhile, gather your friends, brush up on some programming and practice staying awake for 24 hours!

More information can be found on the IEEE website: or flick us an email at this address ( and we’ll be able to sort you out!

2017 Practice Interviews

The University of Auckland IEEE Student branch’s biggest event is right around the corner – the annual IEEE Practice Interviews!

This is the perfect event to practice your interview skills with real industry professionals from 10 of Auckland’s top companies. With a catered networking session following the interviews, it’s also a great opportunity to network and score a feed!

Register now at

You must also submit your CV in PDF format to along with your name (matching the form above) to be eligible for interviews. Note that your CV will be sent directly to the interviewers.


Date/Time: 20th July, 1:40 pm – 5:20 pm (interview times only, does not include networking session)

Location: OGGB, UoA City Campus

Deadline for registration: 17th July (you may not withdraw your registration after this date)

Entry: Both members and non-members welcome, however members will have higher priority when choosing the companies to be interviewed.

If you are a non-member you can still join us at:


Companies that will be interviewing:

  • ABB
  • Cubic Defence NZ
  • Beca
  • Honeywell
  • Powershield
  • The Resource Guys
  • Flex Ware Limited
  • Vodafone
  • Tru-test
  • Xero


Should you wish to withdraw your registration, please let us know ASAP at

Please direct any enquiries to