Techfest is the annual science and technology festival of IIT Bombay. It has been well established as Asia’s Largest Science and Technology Festival. International Exhibits like Nao Robots, Jinn Bot, Competitions like Robowars, Lecturers like APJ Abdul Kalam, Rakesh Sharma are just the highlights of Techfest, and there is a lot more to explore here at Techfest, IIT Bombay!
Students from classes 8, 9 & 10 who appear in the SOF-National Science Olympiad can participate in “SOF-Techfest Innovation Challenge(IC)”. The competition will be conducted in two phases. In the first phase, students have to submit the solution of the problem statement which will be available in National Science Olympiad(NSO) examination paper conducted by Science Olympiad Foundation, held on 9th Nov & 23rd Nov. There is no separate registration or fees required for Innovation challenge(IC).
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The schedule for online submission for innovation challenge will be as follows:
To submit solution for Innovation Challenge, Students have to visit this site ( www.techfest.org/innovationchallenge) after NSO exam and type the solution in the space provided. However students have to face some fast track MCQ puzzles during the answer submission. An example of such problem is given.
Top 15 participants from the country will be invited to Techfest: Asia’s Largest Science & Technology Festival for 2nd phase of the challenge. The 2nd phase will be held in IIT Bombay on 29th December.
Each of 15 students qualifying for the final round will be permitted to have an adult accompany her/him to IIT Bombay. Boarding, lodging and reimbursement of travel expenses for qualifying student and accompanying adult will be provided (up to Rs.2000/- person).
In some code TECHFEST is written as QIZLDIPX. How is SCIENCE written in that code?
Coming to the interesting part now, the prizes that await the students….
Top 6 students to visit Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, ISRO, Kerala
Merit Certificate and trophies for toppers of the Innovation Challenge
Tablets for all 15 students qualified for 2nd level.
Opportunity to attend all programs at Techfest, IIT Bombay on 29th and 30th December
Participation Certificate to students who submit valuable solutions
Free Robotics Kit to top 5 students