IIT Bhilai hosting the Grand Finale of Smart India Hackathon 2019 Software Edition on 2nd and 3rd March
Smart India Hackathon (SIH) is a nationwide initiative aimed at proving platform for our technology students to offer innovative solutions for pressing problems, thus inculcating a culture of product innovation and a mind-set of problem solving. Response for SIH2019 has been phenomenal and more than 1.5 lakh participants from 2000 institutions have submitted their application. The Grand Finale for the SIH2019 Software Edition is scheduled on 2nd and 3rd of March 2019 during which more than 10,000 selected students will compete non-stop for 36 hrs across 45 centres in India. This Grand Finale will be launched by Hon’ble Shri Prakash Javadekar, Minister for HRD, Govt. of India and Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi is expected to connect with all the centres in the evening on 2nd March for live interaction with students.
IIT Bhilai will be one of the NODAL CENTERS to host SIH2019 Grand Finale. Around 250 participants will reach IIT Bhilai on 1st March (Friday) and will leave the campus on 4th March (Monday).
More details can be found here: https://www.sih.gov.in/