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Smart India Hackathon 2017

  • April 02, 2017
  • Engineering

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Welcome Address - Dr. G K Prabhu, Pro-VC and Director of MIT

MIT had the privilege of hosting a 36 hour nonstop event where 252 students racked their brains to provide solutions to the problems posed by University Grant Commission. This event was a grand success and MIT was honoured to host the event as a part of its Diamond Jubilee Celebrations. 252 (104 females and 148 males) students participated in the event. 

The primary objective of this Smart India Hackathon-2017 initiative was to create a permanent platform to harvest the creativity and energy of our youngsters directly for nation building. Idea was to create world’s biggest open innovation model, which other countries should emulate.

 

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Speech by Chief Guest - Dr. N. Gopukumar, Joint Secretary, SWRO – UGC, Bengaluru
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Speech by Chief Guest - Smt. Priyanka Mary Francis, Deputy Commissioner, Udupi
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Coding/Hacking
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Coding/Hacking
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Participants have Dinner
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Zumba Dance