Call for application: Easy Ride Hackathon
EASY RIDE – Prototype and Design Competition
22-23 January 2018
At: Veltech Dr.RR & Dr.SR University
Theme: Smart and Sustainable Transportation
Easy Ride is a prototype and design competition jointly organised by Veltech Dr. RR & Dr. SR University, Chennai and the French Institute in India/French Embassy that brings together teams of creative and ingenious students to come with innovative solutions on the theme of Smart and Sustainable Mobility.
This hackathon is divided into 2 streams:
- Prototype Competition: the teams will present their prototypes to a jury;
- Design Competition: the teams will design innovative solutions on Veltech University computers
The best ideas will be selected by a jury made of personalities from academia and from the private sector, offering students a unique opportunity to showcase their projects to experts from Indian and French industries and laureate teams can win a prize up to INR 30,000.
Easy Ride is a flagship project of “Bonjour India”, a platform which will celebrate Innovation and Creativity of the long-lasting partnership established between France and India from November 2017 to February 2018 organised by the French Institute in India.
Deadline for abstract submission: 17 December 2017.
You can find more information and apply at the following link:
Easy Ride is sponsored by FranceCol, MBDA and Faurecia.