Techniche 2014 sets a new level for Tech-festivals
Techniche’14 Day 3
The 16th edition of Annual Techno-Management festival of IIT Guwahati, Techniche’14 successfully concluded on Sunday, 7th September. The 3 days of Techniche were packed with tech-management competitions, workshops, fun events and entertaining pro nites.
One of the main attractions of Techniche, the Robotics module garnered over thousand participants across its various events. The events this year ranged from precision involving competitions like Breakout, Robocalypse requiring brute force and a National Robotics Challenge, Escalade.
The Predefined competitions, receiving similar participations, offered general competitions like Junkyard wars, RC mania and department specific competitions like Electrifying buzz . The corporate module too offered a wide range of competitions from Best manager, Stratagem, Tour De India in association with Incredible India and many other events.
The Start-up Showcase, with Start-up Village, Kochi as Mentor, provided a platform for college students, who want to be a job providers rather than job seekers, to exhibit their ideas and get support from investors.
The prominent businessmen and investors who case as judges to the events provided valuable insights to participants about various opportunities in the business world and how to be successful in it.
The 16th edition also marked the launch of literary module for the first time. The Model United Nations and Spell Bee competition organized under it provided an opportunity for the students of North East to get a taste of the world class competitions. As in every edition, the Lecture Series of Techniche came up with one of the best speaker line-ups.
The speakers of this edition included The missile woman of India Tessy Thomas, Eurpean Space Agency Astronaut Christer Fuglesang, one of the leading authors of Chemistry Text books Peter Atkins, to name a few.
The Industrial Conclave organized this time had prominent speakers like Marten Pieters CEO of Vodafone India as well as workshops by various Executive training companies of business world. The Mains of Technothlon, the International School Championship, was also conducted during Techniche. The students who came for the Mains also got opportunities to attend special lectures for them by Lecture Series speakers.
After every hectic day, the Nites of Techniche entertained and energized the crowd. After the sunset, the Nites included DJ night on Day0, stand-up comedy by Kanan Gill and Drum circle on Day 1 , performance of Indian Ocean band on Day 2 and ending with singer Jonita Gandhi on Day 3.
Techniche’14 provided the students of North East with tough competitions to horn their skills, learning experience through workshops & speakers and gain valuable insights about the opportunities ahead in their futures. Techniche 14’s endeavour was supported from the beginning till the end by its partner Kaysonseducation. Techniche’14 thanks Kaysonseducation for its support during all phases of Techniche.