KSHITIJ , one of the most awaited fests of tech-lovers conducted by IIT Kharagpur .Since its inception in 2004, it has grown exponentially and has become the largest symposium of its kind in Asia. Kshitij 2018 is scheduled to be held from 19th-21st January 2018.
Kshitij comprises a diverse array of highly competitive, technical and managerial events which has the participation of the best brains of leading engineering and management institutes from all across the country and even from abroad.
This year kshitij is ready with so many new events.It has 33 events spread across 9 generes. Some of the most awaited events of this edition of Kshitij are:
- Woodstock: Woodstock is a real stock market game played with virtual money. Prize Money: 20,000
- Forex: A real time experience of the “foreign exchange” with virtual money and real time data. Prize Money:20000
- B Plan: A Business Planning Prize Money:75,000
- Eureka: An IEEE certified paper presentation Prize Money:40,000
- Xilinx Innovation challenge: .Prize Money:90,000
- Overnite: An ACM Certified Night Long Programming Prize Money:50,000
- Source Code: An event where the code is flipped and code is to be backtracked. Prize Money:30,000
- Code-O Soccer: A strategy-based coding competition for Soccer lovers. Prize Money:40,000
- Unix Hack pro: . Prize Money: 30,000
- Embetronix: Solve the maze in minimum possible time. Prize Money:50,000
- Droid Blitz: Devise an amphibious robot that can sprint along craggy terrains. Prize Money:45,000
- Robowars: A war between the robots. Prize Money:1,00,000
- Poles Apart: .Prize Money:40,000
- Stax: . Prize Money:40,000
- Fortress: . Prize Money:40,000
- Laws of Motion: A National Aeromodelling Competition by Boeing. Prize Money:2,40,000
- Arm of Achelous: Devise a mobile syringe actuated mechanical arm. Prize Money:40000
- Sandrover: Build a sand carrying bot traverse an uneven terrain. Prize Money:40000
- Goldberg Challenge: .Prize Money:40,000
- Indian Case Challenge: .Prize Money:70,000
- Hired: .Prize Money:15,000
Workshops: Kshitij in association with Famous technical-giants of India presents the following workshops:
1.NVIDIA India– GPU computing fuels AI & HPC which is intended for all those computer enthusiasts.
2.Microsoft –‘Human like-AI’.
3.Mahindra Rise-Design of Sustainable Innovations.
- 4. Google Developers– Getting Started with Reactive Programming in Java, Kotlin, and Android.
- Philips India –‘Internet of Things and Lighting’.
- 6. IBM –‘Patenting & Enterprise Applications – Security and Analytics of System of Records’
- WorldQuant -most intriguing topics in finance, ‘Quant Finance’.
- Prana Studios– the creators of Khaleesi’s dragons, presents its eighth workshop Role of Technology in Film Making – Animation and Visual Effects.