Vikas Gohel, Uday Makwana, Parth Thaker and Param Solanki became winners in Footnote 2018 at Synapnse at DAIICT Gandhinagar on 25-2-2018
A fest consisting of technical and non-technical events named ‘SYNAPSE’ was held at DAIICT, Gandhinagar. In this fest, there were many technical events like paper presentation, Robo race and non-technical events like dancing competition, singing competition, etc.
Vikas Gohel, Uday Makwana, Parth Thaker – 8th EC and Param Solanki of 4th EC had participated in the group dance competition held at ‘SYNAPSE’. The dance competition was held on 25th of February and the group of V.V.P. Engineering College had also participated in this competition along with 4 other teams. There were also some teams who had won prizes at national level so the competition was tough. Soon the competition began and the vivacious dancers set the floor on fire with their energetic dance performances. The spectators bore witness to the enthusiasm and energy of the young dancers as they enthralled everyone with their performances.
In this closely contested competition, the group of V.V.P. Engineering College stood at 1st position. The judges also congratulated them for their victory. As soon as the students of EC came to know about this victory, they were congratulated for their achievement. They were also appreciated by all Faculties of EC Department on their arrival back to V.V.P. Engineering College, Rajkot.
Shail Shukla, Darshil Sachdev, Manish Nebhani and Abhishek Lalseta of 2nd EC won 1st prize in Robotics at National Level competition TECHNEX 18 organized by Innovian Technologies at IIT Varanasi on 17 February 2018
A workshop on ardubotics Robotics was conducted in Electrical Engineering Department by Innovians Technology on 20-21st January 2018.In this 2 days workshop, 10 teams from different semesters and departments participated.At the end of the workshop, a small competition was held in which 5 students from 2nd sem. E.C. Department secured 2nd rank.1. Shail Shukla 2. Abhishek lalseta 3. Darshil Sachdev 4. Manish Nebhani 5. Nirav Kapadiya. The students made an Edge Avoider Robot in their final round of competition.
These students were now eligible to participate directly in national level competition –TECHNEX 2018 at IIT VARANASI. Shail, Abhishek, Darshil and Manish went to Varanasi as a team for their event of MAZE SOLVER AUTONOMOUS ROBOT.
In this Innovians zonal round final competition, 7-8 teams across the nation were participated including Tamilnadu and West Bengal. The students secured 1st rank amongst all of those other teams & won the competition hosted by IIT Varanasi (BHU). They were given participation & achievement certificate as well as cash prize worth Rs. 10000/-.
It was an online event based on 8085 microprocessor. It was organized by Government Engineering College, Bhuj. In this event they have arranged online test which had MCQ questions, short questions, and few problem statements for program. Participants had to submit all answers in given time duration. All questions and programming statements were based on 8085 microprocessor and it’s peripheral Devices.At the end, Hem Patel of 6th EC won the competition adding pride to EC Department.
An open Saurashtra skating competition was held at Saint Mary’s school on 28th January 2018. The competition was held by Pratyusha Skate Academy. The students from all over Saurashtra had participated in this competition.
There were events and competitions in various groups like under 14, under 16, under 19, etc. Participants of all the age groups were looking enthusiastic. They were well equipped with their skates, protection caps and kinds of protection on their knees and elbows. Pankaj Gupta, a student of 4th semester E.C. V.V.P Engineering College had also participated in this competition. Initially, there was a short race of 300 meters. Of course, the race was not easy and that also to run with skates is never an easy task. Pankaj stood on the 2nd position in this race.
On the next day, on 29-1-18, there was again a competition for various groups and categories. There was competition for under 16 age and under 19 age participants. Then there was long race of 500 meters. Pankaj achieved 3rd place in this race. He also got prices for his achievement.