Techstart

Techstart2017

Technology and Innovation

About the event

Technology and Innovation rule the modern world. Entrepreneurs are searching for new ways to deliver value to customers. Technology can help create scalable and impactful solutions which were unthought of before. If you have a technical and creative mind, then we give you the platform to provide your ideas and suggestions to a budding start-up, which could help it solve existing challenges or create new business opportunities. Put on your thinking hat, play the role of a tech consultant, and experience the thrill of solving business problems with technology. SIGMA in association with Eximius, IIM Bangalore brings to you TechStart.


Format

The competition consists of two rounds as mentioned below:

Round-1:

  • Participating teams will be given the real-life situations as faced by the start-up. The task is to come up with ideas to help the start-up achieve its potential through technological solutions.
  • Teams will submit a draft of the technological solutions (explaining the solution and its benefits) which would be evaluated by the judges based on relevance to the business. It is an elimination round.

Round-2:

  • The shortlisted teams will have a one-on-one discussion with the judges. The judges will try to understand the ideas in greater detail and provide their perspective on the same.
  • The winners would be decided based on applicability, feasibility and potential business impact of the solutions presented by them.

Rules

  • Team size should be 3 or less participants.
  • Registrations would be done on spot

Timeline

  • Both round to be held at IIM Bangalore during Eximius (4-6th Aug).

Prizes

Certificates and cash prizes to winners

CONTACT

For any doubts regarding Techstart, please contact:

Rahul Jain