Students of SVCE Win IoT (Internet of Things) Challenge 2016
Students Harish Anantharaman (II IT A), Abdullah Mubarak (II IT A), Shyam Ravishankar (IV ECE) and Vijay Ravi (IV ECE) have secured the third place in the final round of IoT Challenge 2016 held in IIT Bombay amongst 1500 Colleges.
Following a 2 day workshop the prelims round for the event was held during October in various colleges in which more than 3000 teams participated. The 500 teams, which were selected, had to present an abstract about their concept. After a rigorous scrutinization 50 teams were selected to present a video of their prototypes only after which they will be selected for the final round. Around 20 teams made it to the final round of the event which was held on Dec 18th 2016 in IIT Bombay. The SVCE team won prizes worth 10k and a certificate of achievement from IIT Bombay. Special thanks to Dr D.Balasubramanian (HOD IT Department) and Dr S.Muthukumar (HOD ECE Department).