VVP Hackathon is first time initiated at VVP Engineering college from jan-2018 to july-2018. This hackathon was mainly organized to encourage innovation amongst students and to provide solution of some VVP college’s problems. Problems were divided in 3 categories like Implementation, Prototype and Idea. The Final Round of Hackathon 2018 was on 10th July, 2018.
Total 41 problem statements were decided by the college which include all department’s problems and some general problems. Mentors are decided by all departments for each concerned problems.
In January students have registered themselves in team. Than they have selected problems for solution and started working on it after getting guidance from mentor. After some months, first selection was done by committee members and mentor of particular problem statement.
In 10th july 2018, final round was declared. Before final round, registration verification was done to finalize entries. In the final round total 34 teams were selected who have given solution to 17 problems.
For final round two judges were invited from industries.
First judge was Mr. Devang Joshi who is managing director of NXT technologies which is automation product under brand “WELIT”. He has worked with IBM for 3 years.
Second judge was Mr. Bhavesh Gadhethariya who is managing director of Infinity Infoway Pvt. Ltd. and managing director of Infinity Transoft Solution Pvt. Ltd. which is having branches in Gujarat, Germany and Malaysia and Technical lead in iCatalogue Gmbh at Germany.