IIST Thiruvananthapuram is organizing Consentia 2019, its four-day annual technical and astronomy festival during March 1-4.
About the College:
Established in 2007, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST) is a government-aided institute and deemed university for the study and research of space science, located at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. It is the first university in Asia to be solely dedicated to the study and research of Outer space. IIST offers various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in areas that are relevant to space studies.
About the fest:
Conscientia, IIST, one of the largest technical fests of South India provides a platform for one and all to witness one of the most exuberant and groundbreaking amalgamations of space science and technology with pure delight and ebullience.
With a plethora of events like motivating orations, state of the art technological exhibitions, cut-throat competitions and breathtaking performances for its audience, the four-day extravaganza challenges you to step out of your comfort zone and challenge the school of conventional thinking.
Types of activities at a glance:
1. Competitions: (35+ events)
- Drone Competitions: Prize Money Rs. 35,000.
- Robo Wars: Prize Money Rs. 60,000.
- Arduino 2.0: Prize Money Rs. 20,000.
2. Tech-Expo: March 2-4.
- Model Rocketry
- Robotics programming using ROS
- Sphere Drone
- Swarm Robotics
- Ethical Hacking
- Big Data Hadoop
4. Lecture Series
Who is it for?
Researchers, faculty, scientists, young students, technocrats, engineers, start-up founders, and future entrepreneurs.
IIST Campus, Thiruvananthapuram
Email: kunalgarg455[at]gmail.com, jesalkotak[at]gmail.com, jashwanthrinku14[at]gmail.com
For details about Tech-Expo, click here.