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IIT-IIM Alumni Association conducting Q8 Open Quiz 2022 hosted by Mr.Pickbrain

Sunday, November 13, 2022
IIT-IIM Alumni Association conducting Q8 Open Quiz 2022 hosted by Mr.Pickbrain

Q8 Open Quiz 2022, the 7th Edition of Biggest Annual Quiz Event in Kuwait, by the IIT-IIM Alumni Association, Kuwait hosted by One & Only Mr. PICKBRAIN, a World Renowned Master Quizzer

The best of brains and the Quiz enthusiasts of all ages and vocations living in Kuwait, will be vying for the top place in The-Quiz Competition of Kuwait, titled “Q8 Open Quiz - 2022”. It is an annual signature quiz event of the prestigious IIT-IIM Alumni Association, Kuwait, which is hailed in quizzing circles as the best, toughest, most challenging and of course in the end, very rewarding too. The Quiz Contest is scheduled on Friday, the 2nd December, 2022 at the majestic Indian Embassy Auditorium. It is being hosted by the highly acclaimed, very entertaining, and world-renowned master quizzer, Mr. Giri Balasubramaniam, popularly known as “Pickbrain”.

Mr. Giri is known for his distinctive techno savvy style of quizzing, sense of humor coupled with great flair and approachable easy nature, which has earned him several accolades. He holds seven Limca records for quizzing achievements and has hosted more than 1250 shows in 65 destinations across India. He has also hosted many quiz shows in USA, Srilanka, Singapore, London and in the Middle East Region. Tata Crucible Business Quiz for Colleges & Corporates, TCS IT WIZ quiz for Schools, Reserve Bank of India IQ quiz, Times of Oman Quiz are some of the most popular shows hosted by Giri. He began his career as a media sales executive in 1992. In the year 2000, he quit a division of Walt Disney India Pvt. Ltd to pursue his passion for quizzing as a profession. Now, he heads Greycaps India Pvt. Ltd, India's largest onstage quiz Company, headquartered in Bangalore.

This quiz, a very popular and unique event, is open for all, irrespective of age, nationality, profession, and educational qualifications. All our previous quiz events were a resounding success with more than 100 teams (3 members a side) from 10 nationalities participating for the Crown. This year's event too is expected to get bigger and better with almost all the prestigious schools of Kuwait competing with their best teams. Not just schools but many corporates, organizations, associations as well as individual groups of quizzers are contending this year for the coveted honor of being the best among the best. Indian Business and Professional Council (IBPC), is associated with IIT-IIM Alumni as the Event Partner for the fourth Year in a row.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) are globally renowned premier Indian institutions of higher education in the fields of Engineering Technology and Management, respectively.

The association can be reached through the official website

Registration: Please scan the QR code on the event poster or click on the link or qoq

IIT-IIM Alumni Association, Kuwait invites all the passionate quizzers and non competing quiz enthusiasts, as beside the prizes for top three placed teams, several other interesting categories of prizes are up for grabs, including plenty of audience rewards

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