KPIT, a global technology company specialising in product engineering and IT consulting, in association with College of Engineering, Pune has launched the third edition of its annual national design and development innovation contest ‘KPIT Sparkle 2017. This contest would be focussing on creating a culture of innovation and disruptive thinking among engineering and science students.
Through this contest, KPIT invites students from across Indian colleges to come up with cutting-edge solutions within the theme, ‘Smart Cities’ and win prizes worth over 20 lakhs.
The event will focus on creating solutions for Smart Transportation and Smart Infrastructure within the scope of Smart Cities. Apart from being advanced in technology, the matter of cost-effectiveness should also be kept in mind. Finalists will also be invited for job & internship opportunities with KPIT.
The Smart Cities initiative by the Indian government is vital to the development of our country and provides many opportunities to create groundbreaking solutions to solve real world challenges.
Last year’s edition of the contest, KPIT Sparkle 2016, received more than 1,700 innovative ideas on Green Energy, Alternate Fuels & Materials, Autonomous Vehicles and Intelligent Traffic Management from over 10,000 students across 500 colleges in India.