Techfest 2013 @ IIT, Mumbai

Updated On:07 Oct 2012 12:42 PM IST

Born in 1998 with the motto of promoting technology, scientific thinking and innovation, Techfest has surpassed 15 golden years of creating an unmatched aura of a science and technology spectacle year after year at the IIT Bombay campus at Powai, Mumbai. Students of IIT Bombay in a three-tier team structure consisting of over 800 Coordinators and Organisers who work in sync along with their respective managers to execute and implement Techfest.

Programme: Techfest 2013

Dates: January 3 - 5, 2013

Venue: IIT Bombay campus at Powai, Mumbai.

Events: Initiative, Ideates, Competitions, workshops, exhibitions, lectures and much more..

Social causes at IIT B Techfest 2013 are the Green Campus Challenge and Give – a - Coin (Financial Child Adoption).

The “Give – a - Coin” initiative was started by the BJP President in which one can donate a coin and help spread awareness about the financial child adoption. This cause is in collaboration with the Pratham Council for Vulnerable Children to collect funds for shelter, nutrition, education and medical care of a child.

The second initiative of Green Campus Challenge involves creation of Green Clubs across the colleges nationwide. Starting in 11 cities and top 40 colleges in the nation, the challenge will involve 99 tasks including land management, green, food, waste, climate and air and sustainability etc which have to be completed in maximum number before December 20 to win the challenge.The first phase of this 45 day campaign will involve the cities of Surat, Jaipur, Bhopal, Mumbai and Hyderabad.

Address:
Techfest Office,
Students' Gymkhana,
IIT Bombay,
Powai, Mumbai-400076
Phone: (022) 25764045
Website: http://www.techfest.org/

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