Quiz Masters

SNEHAJ SRINIVAS

SOUTH INDIA DIRECTOR, INTERNATIONAL QUIZZING ASSOCIATION

He is a Quiz Researcher for the last 16 years and his topic of research focuses on the use of Quizzing and mind games for developing and sharpening various life skills required for an individual.

Graduated in Chemistry he has done Masters in IT (3 years PG), Medical Biochemistry (3 Years PG) & Sociology

Worked as Reader in Biochemistry in various institutions like Calicut University, Annoor Dental College etc…

Founder of the FIRST Registered Quiz Society in Kerala, he has conducted more than 800 Quizzes & is a record for most number of documented Professional Quizzes conducted by anyone in Kerala.

Conceptualized and designed the exclusive Quiz training workshops called Making of Quizzers, Quiz Chemistry, Q – Positive etc.., which again is something that was unheard of anywhere else in Kerala.The Biggest Quizzing Festival in the World – Reverberate- was his brain child , that witness Quizzers from different cities of India flock together, enjoy morning to midnight unlimited Quizzing on their favorite topics and return happily after enjoying the Biriyani, Halwa & these days Sulaimani of Kozhikode. Its been held annually for the last 10 years and now it has grown bigger and is now the BIGGEST Quiz Festival of its kind in the entire world, with even having 22 Quizzes, that spanned across 6 days in certain editions.More than 20 IAS – IPS officers of the state turned up as Quiz Masers and participants in few editions.It is organized along with the Biggest Quizzing event on planet earth – the World Quizzing Championships – an event to determine the official World Champion in the game of Quizzing.Snehaj is the only Proctor for Kerala to organize World Quizzing Championships in Kerala.

He is currently holding the positions Secretary Quiz Kerala, National Secretary, Quiz Society of India & Director, South India, International Quizzing Association (IQA) Asia Chapter.

It was his idea to start an informal Quizzing platform called I Quiz Therefore I am and has been conducting monthly sessions regularly from a campus in Kozhikode.It witnessed a unique team combinations where the district collector sits with a 2nd std student in a team and a 5th standard student play Quiz Master to participants including senior civil service officers. The adrenaline rush while arriving at the right answers touches the roof top at times.

Following the success of this, many cities in Kerala started similar fraternities and Quizzing is now flourishing like never before, and he is also credited with another FIRST one of its kind in Kerala.Titled Kimothi Clubbani, this was the first Inter Quiz Club Championship of Kerala and was conducted on 9th of April @ Kozhikode.

Authored hundreds of Quiz Columns in popular News papers & magazines, he is the author of Manorama Quiz book which had the record sale for any Quiz book, with the first 2000 copies sold out in 12 days.Winner of hundreds of Quiz competitions,in February 2017, he won the biggest trophy for Quizzing in the World as par of the event  ‘Kannur Genius’ and now his 4 month old son Milan Navya Snehaj plays with that 6 feet tall trophy kept in his room.