Chitkara University bags honours at Smart India Hackathon 2018


Chandigarh [India], (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): It is a proud moment for the Chitkara University team at Smart India Hackathon 2018 to be declared as a winner by the judges.

The team has come up with an innovation named “Smart Traffic Management System”. This idea was also recommended as the best idea by Amazon Judges.

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) under the aegis of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and in collaboration with i4c, MyGov, Persistent Systems organised Smart India Hackathon 2018 (SIH 2018).

Twenty seven Union Ministries and Departments and seventeen State Governments in collaboration made SIH2018 much bigger than its previous edition.

It included a Software edition, a 36-hr software product development competition held on March 30 and 31, 2018.

During the software edition grand finale, teams of thousands of technology students built innovative digital solutions for problems posed by different central government ministries/departments.

Smart India Hackathon 2018 was the second massive scale hackathon initiative in India following Smart India Hackathon 2017.

The two-day national event was a unique initiative to identify new and disruptive digital technology innovations for solving challenges faced by our country.

17000 teams participated from different states of India and gathered at different nodal centres.


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