Smart India Hackathon 2018

SSN Students have performed extremely well in Smart India Hackathon 2018. Teams from department of ECE, CSE and EEE have secured 3 first prizes and 2 third prizes in Smart India Hackthon 2018.

First Prize (Rs 1,00,000)

Dept Team name & Leader Mentors Ministry Location
CSE WYSIWYG4    & MuthuAnnamalai CT SatishPalaniappan(SSN Alumnus)Somasundaram Mahesh (Industry) Department of Space (ISRO)X1 Gujarat Technological UniversityAhmedabad
ECE SuperSextet&Gokulakrishnan A Joseph Gladwin S (Faculty)Vinoth Kumar C (Faculty) AICTE New Delhi Institute of Management, New Delhi.
EEE XLR81   &SreenidhiGanapathi Raman No Mentors Department of post, ministry of state (ic) of  communication  Panipat Institute and Engineering ,Panipat. 

Third Prize (Rs 50,000)

CSE Delta Fjord &AvanthikaaRavichandran AdithyaSelvaprithviraj (SSN Alumnus)Prakash D (Industry) Ministry of Water Resources, RiverDevelopment and & Ganga Rejuvenation Pranveer Singh Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
CSE Tech Whiz &Yamini L ArvindMuthuraman (SSN Alumnus)Aswin Kumar(SSN Alumnus) Education And Skill Noida Institute Engineering and Technology , Noida.

About Smart India Hackathon 2018

Our Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri NarendraModi, envisages a Digital India to bridge the digital divide in our country and further promote digital literacy in order to make development a comprehensive mass movement and put governance within everyone’s reach in India. In order to work towards our PM’s vision, MHRD, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Inter Institutional Inclusive Innovation Center (i4C), and Persistent Systems organized Smart India Hackathon 2017, a unique initiative to identify new and disruptive digital technology innovations for solving the challenges faced by our country. The initiative was a huge success. To reiterate the efforts towards our PM’s vision, MHRD, AICTE, i4C, and Persistent Systems is proud to propose the 2nd edition of this initiative – Smart India Hackathon 2018.

Till date, 45+ union ministries and departments and 18 state governments have already joined this grand initiative, making it much bigger than the previous edition. Through this initiative, govt. departments will directly engage with thousands of technical students and challenge them to build digital solutions to improve their efficiency, plug revenue leakages and corruption.

Smart India Hackathon 2018 is a non-stop digital product development competition, where problems are posed to technology students for innovative solutions. It:

  • Harnesses creativity & expertise of students
  • Sparks institute-level hackathons
  • Builds funnel for ‘Startup India’ campaign
  • Crowdsources solutions for improving governance and quality of life
  • Provides opportunity to citizens to provide innovative solutions to India’s daunting problems

 Smart India Hackathon 2018 will have 2 sub-editions – Software as well as Hardware:

  • Software Edition will be 36 hour software product development competition, similar in concept to Smart India Hackathon 2017
  • The new Hardware Edition will be a hackathon where teams will be work for 5 straight days and build their hardware solutions. This competition would be limited to only 5 nodal centers with 20-25 teams each
 Team-1-CSE--3rd-Prize  Team-2-CSE--3rd-Prize
 Team 1 CSE- 3rd Prize  Team 2 CSE- 3rd Prize
 Team-CSE-1st-Prize  Team-ECE-1st-Prize
 Team CSE-1st Prize  Team ECE-1st Prize
 Team EEE- 1st Prize

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