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"Imagination should have no bounds. Then why restrict on implementing them? Be a part of TechExpo 2021 and showcase your innovation to the whole world."

What and Why?

Now here’s a platform where all you innovators and creators can highlight your works and bring recognition to your ways of changing the world. A place where we strive to teach the scientific aptitude and research-mindedness required to become a pillar in this society. We surround your project with corporate personalities, researchers, scientists and Nobel laureates at IITG to critique your work and also give away prizes to the most extraordinary ones. At TechExpo, we help you build the right inspiration to make your project a real game changer.


Prizes and Perks

  • Prizes : Prizes worth 1 lakh.

  • Webinars

    We conducted webinars for participants where the following speakers shared their experiences.

    • Science, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Social Entrepreneurship
    • Session on communication skills

Speakers

Raja Jamalamadaka

Neuroscience coach
Marshall Goldsmith Awardee

A corporate and keynote speaker and writer/blogger featured as Top 25 LinkedIn Top Voice from India. He has nearly 25 years of experience in the technology industry as an executive and an entrepreneur. He has also mentored around 20 early-stage startup founders/boards across 12 countries in the last 10 years. The success of his mentees has led him to be awarded the coveted Marshall Goldsmith award in coaching excellence.

Anirudh Sharma

Forbes 30 under 30 Awardee
Co-founder, Graviky Labs

After his tenure as a researcher at MIT, he co-led the nonprofit consortium MIT Media Lab India Initiative with the goal of remodeling and perpetuating self-organized, design-led innovation into the grassroots in India. He also co-founded Graviky Labs to evolve his side project KAALINK, a technology which captures particulate carbon emissions from chimneys or diesel engines before they enter the atmosphere and recycle it into ink, called AIR-INK.

Categories

Junior

“Every generation must think several steps ahead of their previous generation”

  • Young innovators from all over the world can showcase their works under the junior section.

  • Participants must be under the age of 18 at the time of announcement to be eligible under this category.

  • Participants who turn 18 at the time of submission are also eligible to compete.

Senior

“Everything is theoretically impossible until it is done”


  • For those members who strive for perfection can show off their research/DIY projects to be critiqued by our experts from different fields of science to help bring your idea to its full potential.

  • Participants under the age of 30 at the time of announcement are eligible under this category.

  • Participants who turn 30 at the time of submission are also eligible under this category.

Round 1

  • Online registration and abstract submission
  • Individual or group participation with minimum one and maximum 4 members

Round 2

  • Final showcase of your project will be done in round 2. Here, the judgement is done based on the working of your project and how you pitch it. Only those who qualify the first round are qualified to participate in the second round

  • No. of qualifiers : A total of 40

  • Learn and Grow:Join us in our webinars and AMA sessions with our innovation experts and develop the inspiration to create and confidence to make your own next big project.


Important Dates

  • Registration closing date:15th JULY 2021

  • First round results: 25th JULY 2021(tentative)

  • Final round: 4th and 5th of September 2021

Testimonials


Well organized. Volunteers helped in every way. All doubts were cleared. Judges gave several perspectives and wonderful entrepreneurship ideas.


K Manish Mondal (Team Intelligent Cellular Tower)


Learnt a lot. Well organized. Very smooth for an online competition. Panel discussion was good. Judges took stuff seriously. Fund offers were given and judges saw potential.

Yukti Singh (Team Codicians)


It was an overall great experience; we could express our ideas on such a big platform. Getting suggestions from senior personalities was a bonus.

Anish Vaidya

Blast from the past

Top 5 projects of TechExpo 2020-

  • Intelligent Cellular Tower - Built intelligent towers to reduce radiation by transmission to the necessary bare minimum

  • UNMasking_2020 - Developed efficient disinfection process for used masks using chemicals and thermal energy

  • Spectra - Developed system to measure real-time fertility of the soil ( by measuring NPK, pH, and moisture content in soil)

  • The V-MAN project - AI-based non-intrusive driver's drowsiness detection system using eye blinking of the driver

  • MumbAI - ML-enabled supervised learning model for identification of malicious ransomware transactions in a heterogeneous bitcoin network