14-15 March, 2020

What is Vihaan?

Design. Code. Launch.
Vihaan is an annual event organized by IEEE DTU, a university wide professional organization dedicated to encourage students to take up and continue their careers in STEM Fields. IEEE DTU believes in encouraging talent that is not bounded by gender inequalities and with Vihaan, IEEE DTU aims at carrying this thought forward. The event is a 24 hour Hackathon which provides a platform to budding programmers to come up with a solution to an existing problem using technology. Students can participate in a team size of upto 4 members.

Schedule

10 AM Registrations Hackers arrive and register.
11 AM Inauguration Hear from the Judges and Mentors
12 PM Hacking Begins! Start building! All the best!
2 PM Lunch Amazing food to keep you fueled up! All details of the meals at the hackathon TBA!
3 PM Here Technologies Workshop Learn how to use the Here Maps API!
6 PM Mentoring session - Round A Discussing your ideas with the mentors
9 PM Dinner Time to eat!
1 AM Fun Activities You've probably had too much food. We'll have more fun for you :) . Also snacks are stocked!
8 AM Mentoring session - Round B Checking current progress with mentors
9 AM Breakfast Snacks and coffee. Yay.
10 AM Mentoring session - Round C Delivering your final outcome to mentors and judges!
12 PM Shortlist Hacking Ends and release shortlisted teams!
12:30 PM Pitching Pitching starts!
2 PM Result Time Results will be announced!

FAQs

  • What is a hackathon?

    A hackathon occurs when passionate people gather together to create, build, and launch their ideas with tech.

  • How much does it cost?

    Everything is provided by our team and sponsors. The event is free to attend.

  • Who can attend?

    Any undergraduate student, graduate student, or industry professionals over the age of 18 are welcome!

  • Code of Conduct?

    All participants of our event must follow the Devfolio Code of Conduct. Clink the link below to download a pdf for more information Devfolio Code of Conduct PDF

  • I’m not the best coder. Can I still attend?

    Yes, we embrace diversity. It will be a great opportunity to pick up new skills from other coders at the event. Applications are not filtered based on experience.

  • I don’t have a team. Can I still attend?

    Yes! We will have a team mixer for hackers to form teams.
    Join the Vihaan telegram group to make new friends and teamup at https://t.me/joinchat/JtDXrFRKrTXexBIV4y1hEw

  • Have more questions?

    Feel free to email us at contact@vihaan.tech.

  • Our Tracks

    AI, ML, Blockchain, AR/ VR - these are technologies not themes!
    We believe in you to be rational problem solvers of the world.
    Use any technology you want but the end day goal is to solve problems.

    Art & Technology

    Inviting creative coders to solve problems for artists using the unobserved track that lies at the crossroads of art and technology. Be crazy for this.

    Creative Web

    We would love to see people who are pushing the boundaries of the web, creating beautiful, unique web experiences like WebVR, Figma etc.

    DApps

    SC has recently lashed RBIs ban on cryptocurrency. This is the perfect time for you to get a leverage on others and dive to join the Web 3.0 revolution !

    Data Visualization

    Information is beautiful! Get actionable insights for businesses, organizations or consumers by harnessing and analyzing public data from diverse sources on the Web.

    Digital Wellbeing

    All products that help find people a better balance with technology are welcomed. The goal is to inspire everyone to consider digital wellbeing as a lifestyle.

    Electricity Theft

    Present a solution to prevent electricity theft. It is a common problem in India which causes heavy economic losses and badly affects the reliability of the power grid.

    Health Tech

    Technology keeps evolving each year and new health problems are discovered too. We are calling on all hackers to innovate for a healthier future.

    Open Innovation

    No issues if your idea doesn't fits into any of our theme. We just want you to be rational problem solvers of the world and design for real-world problems.

    Personalized Education

    We firmly believe that "One size does not fits for all", but when it comes to education we try and fit same course to all the students. Tackle this issue.

    Contact Us

    • Shivam Kansal +91 - 9929321289
    • Shivam Kumar +91 - 7982884321
    • Lavnisha Prasad +91 - 9910847595
    • Dhruv Bhatnagar +91 - 9871016918