Flight of Fantasy definitely wasn’t one of your average everyday events: you weren’t allowed to walk in without any prior knowledge about aviation, because this event was just not that simple. A four day workshop was conducted before TechTatva which taught the participants all they
AlgoWars, a quirky amalgam of Programming and Environmental Science, was one of the most unique events that the TechTatva ’15 roster had to offer.
Automobiles are always a showpiece of fine engineering. On a small scale, FuelRC set to establish just that, and stole the heart of the crowds in doing so.
The first round of Winner Stands Alone was held on 7th Oct, beginning at 3:30PM. The participants had seemingly come prepared for the written round, which had thirty MCQs. The questions were based on logical reasoning, math, and some business terminologies, where from the four
Space Settlement, continuing this year, brought the thrills of Interstellar closer as this TechTatva’s theme of ‘Frugal Innovation’ was stretched to the bounds of outer space. Consisting of three rounds, the event was as exciting as it was tiring – participants toiled over their presentations
Robotrek’s event Catch the Light witnessed little robots following light-trails pitted against time. Despite the massive delay of about one and a half hours, the event remained popular with both, the contestants and the crowd watching. The autonomous bots, fitted with light sensors were literally supposed to ‘catch the light’ and make it through a plywood maze guided by flashlights. The quickest to do so was to be announced the winner. So, lights will literally guide the bots home.
Robotic piano player, as the name suggests, was an event where constructive people came together with their own robots that played different symphonies on the piano.
This year, the theme for TechTatva remained ‘frugal innovation’ or ‘jugaad’, a term possibly every Indian is familiar with. Frugal innovation is basically bending the rules to find an innovative fix to a problem. This definitely was kept in mind while the planning of the
The Technical Paper Presentation Competition is one of the featured events of TechTatva, where participants present research papers and are evaluated by an esteemed panel of judges.
While the rain lashed out at the MIT Quadrangle, a group of students were absorbed in cutting thermocol into various shapes, as they competed meticulously in the event, “Metal Man”. In the first round of the opening Mechanize event of Tech Tatva 15, participants were