IEM Innovation Lab students (ECE 3rd yrs & CSE 3rd yr) team has entered the Semi-Finals of the ‘DST and Texas Instruments India Innovation Challenge Contest 2017’.
Our proposal was a Smart Helmet acting as a Bike Companion. Over 18000 participants(1831 teams) from 624 colleges all over India submitted their ideas to the contest. Among them 428 teams were shortlisted for the quarterfinals, out of which 55 teams qualified for the Semi-Finals which will be held on 15th and 22nd of April 2017.
Team members of IEM :-
Sumalya Saha ECE 3rd Year
Shamik Guha ECE 3rd Year
Soumyadipta Ray ECE 3rd Year
Sayan Tapadar CSE 3rd Year
Total prize money of the event :
Chairman’s Award INR 700000
First Runner Up INR 350000
Second Runner-Up Award INR 150000
Best use of entire TI portfolio INR 100000
Best video demonstration INR 100000
Best All Women team INR 100000
Finalist teams will receive INR 50000 per team