Utkranti 1.0

Utkranti was started?

  • Utkranti is a 24 hours hackathon it was started with an aim to create learning and developing culture Why irrespective of their daily curriculum among the students of GUIST.
  • Utkranti has given birth to a new era in the field skill and development among the students of GUIST.
  • The main idea of Utkranti is to put the students in an environment where they will learn how to the team work and coordinate with different views and opinions.
  • Today Skill India is providing a good platform to showcase all our start-up ideas and also our skills. Through Skill India platform we can connect with our ideas to every knock and corner of the World and also transform our society as well as our nation in the field of technology.
  •  In the given 24 hour time frame the students participating in Utkranti need to come up with a viable project and they need to present their project ideas.

MISSION of Utkranti:

  • Utkranti aim to create a continuous learning and developing process.
  • Through Utkranti, we long for making an innovation driven advancement culture.
  • At Utkranti, we want to create a vibrant, self sustaining , innovation driven Society.
  • Utkranti intends to build a bridge between the scholarly world and ventures.
  • Utkranti expects to tackle the issues faced by people.

Members Of Utkranti

Chief Patron:

Dr. Mridul Hazarika,
Hon’ble Vice Chancellor,
Gauhati University

Chairperson:

Prof. Manab Deka
Director GUIST, GU

Program Director:

Prof. K K Sarma
Co-Ordinator, Strat-up cell

Advisors:

• Vaskar Deka, HoD, IT
• Dr. Kandarpa Kumar Saikia, HoD, BioEngineering
• Dr. Eesankur Saikia, HoD,

Applied Sciences

• Amitava Dey, SO, TEQIP Cell
• Ricky Gogoi, SO (Academic)
• Lakhimee Devi, SO

Core Team:

• Abhijit Kumar Rai
• Abhay Ojha
• Alok Kumar Panjiyar
• Vishesh Kumar Jha

List of Judges:

  • Manoj M. Parhate , D.G.M, IOCL.
  • Achintaya Saha, CEO Technomate Pvt. Ltd.
  • Vaibhav Tayal, CTO Doorhoper Pvt. Ltd.
  • Jayeeshma Chakraborty, Zaloni.
  • Arnab Bordoli , BDM ,OYO.
  • Parvej Rejah Saleh, Sr. Data Analyst , Probyto Pvt. Ltd.
  • Bishwajyoti Kalita, Bandhan Bank

Inaugural Ceremony :

15th September which marked the celebration of Engineer’s Day was the day Utkranti 1.0 was inaugurated. The program begun with lighting of lamp symbolising the start of the process, a process which aims to decrease the gap between the scholarly world and the ventures. Speaking on the occasion Director, GUIST , Prof. Manab Deka underlined on the need of platform such as Utkranti for bringing out the inventive nature of the students. Adding to the context Prof. Shikhar Kumar Sarma stated how technical enhancement can enroll it’s effect and draw out a progression of changes in future. Accentuating on the role of TEQIP in enhancing the overall development of engineering students Prof. Eesahnkur Saikia, Coordinator TEQIP stated why Hackathon events are essential and how this can add up to the skill set of the students. Adding to the stated Vaskar Deka, Head of Department, Information Technology spoke about the moral responsibility of the technical students towards the society.
Prof. Kandarp Kumar Sarma , Coordinator Startup Cell , guided the students about the know hows of Startups and how Utkranti can help them in such. He thanked all the dignitaries for their presence on this occasion and their wise words. This marked the end of the inaugural event and start of the next session of coding.

Outcomes:

  • Students will gain an appreciation of the effort needed in construction and have a sense of achievement with something they have made.
  • Students are encouraged to try their hand at more assembling, modelling and coding for some real time projects.
  • This is a creative approach to the learning of science through real life exposure, mechanical innovation and simultaneously promotes to do hands on projects on IoT (Internet Of Things) ,Arduino,Python and many more .

Winners :

  • First Prize : Team Hermers.
  • Second Prize: Team Hackmiitia.
  • Third Prize: Team Spyder.

Conclusion :

  • Students will gain an appreciation of the effort needed in construction and have a sense of achievement with something they have made.
  • Students are encouraged to try their hand at assembling and modeling of Robots and also on various other projects through their coding skills.
  • This is a creative approach to the learning of science through real life exposure, mechanical innovation and simultaneously promotes to do hands on projects on Robots.

For further details :

Utkranti 1.0 Report