Tata Crucible Campus Hackathon 2018 - Ahmedabad

With high energy in the early hours of the day, teams gathered in the halls of KJ Somaiya College of Engineering, to throw their hats in the ring for the ultimate prize at the West Zone finals for Tata Crucible Campus Hackathon 2018. 32 teams, shortlisted from over 130 entries, attended the event. The judges had a tough time shortlisting the teams in the first round. Post evaluation, 9 teams made it to the final pitching round:

  • Decodio from K. K. Wagh Institute of Engineering Education & Research: Atharva Patil, Dugesh Pachghare and Mahima Gaikwad
  • FactorX from Ramrao Adik institute of Technology - Saurabh Jain, Lalima Sharda, Pushkaraj Joshi and Sagar Thacker
  • Team Sahyog from KJ Somaiya College of Engineering - Jigisha Rathod, Mayuri Kulkarni, Dharna Nar, Prerak Gala, Vishal Chothani
  • Team Einstein_Thunders from Nirma University, Ahmedabad - Vivek Talwar, Karan Shah and Stuti Garg
  • Team #WeCode from Dwarkadas Jamnadas Sanghvi College Of Engineering– Raj Kothari, Harshita Khandelwal, Harsh Jain, Farhan Kasmani and Ajay Lad
  • Cyber Knights from Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute - Rahul Vishwakarma, Sairaj Hemachandran and Siddhant Kochrekar
  • Fcrit Spectrometer from F.C.R.I.T. Vashi - Saurav Panda, Deeksha Tiwari and Michael da Silva
  • BitByte from Thadomal Shahani Engineering College -  Pavan Nichani and Danesh Parwani
  • Bone Densitometer from F.C.R.I.T. Vashi - Pranita Shewale, Rupa Patta, Shervin Ambrose and Varnita Aglawe

Team ‘Einstein_Thunders’, all the way from Nirma University, Ahmedabad, presented a prototype on Haystack Mathematician, and came out on top. Runner up was team ‘Cyber Knights’ from VJTI, Mumbai, for their prototype on the Solution Hunt Pack Challenge.

WINNER: Team Einstein_Thunders from Nirma University, Ahmedabad - Vivek Talwar, Karan Shah and Stuti Garg - Rs. 35000/-
RUNNER UP: •  Cyber Knights from Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute - Rahul Vishwakarma, Sairaj Hemachandran and Siddhant Kochrekar - Rs. 20000/-