Friday, April 1, 2016

Unisys Cloud 20/20 version 7 Technical Project Contest winners

Unisys India announced the winners of the seventh edition of Unisys Cloud 20/20 to deserving candidates on their outstanding and innovative projects. These projects done by couple of IIT institutes across southern part of India and respective students, they had practiced their expertise project since six months to participate in this contest.

Unisys India conducts one of India’s largest annual technical project contests. This is just to bring forth innovative thinking around for technology development. This year, the topic to participate were, Internet of Things, Cloud-based application and services, Data analytics, Computing everywhere, Cloud security, Potential future technology and Context rich system.


After several rounds of evaluation to select the winners and runners, under the category of Student Innovation Projects (SIP), “God’s Secret Key” project and participant teams won the winner title. They are, Laavanya N., Sofeiyakalaimathy C., and Priyadharshiny S. from Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry, India. This is something new and demonstrated with the example of human’s DNA to appearance and likewise their project too can be of helpful within the same way for tech project.

The second prize won by Vellore Institute of Technology student Ankush Rai for “Internet Vigilante”. This project helps to identify the various mischief act around.

The third prize won by Mangalore Institute of Technology & Engineering student Shibin George and Prinson V. Jacob for “Triplet Li-Fi” project. This Triplet Li-Fi can be of helpful to act thrice in a same mode, for example, it can simultaneously work at the same time for nuclear area, flight and sea / ship etc.

The fourth prize won by Pondicherry Engineering College student J. Kanimozhi and I. Valarmathi for “A Smartphone enabled behavior monitoring system for alerting drowsy and distracted drivers”.

The “God’s Secret Key” project Winners - Laavanya N., Sofeiyakalaimathy C., and Priyadharshiny S. from Pondicherry Engineering College, on below image.


These students were supported by project guides from Unisys and their respective institutes. If you or any student would like to participate in such contest then keep in touch with Unisys website at www.utfi.co.in

Unisys is a global information technology company that works with many of the world’s largest companies and government organizations to solve their IT and business challenges. Unisys offering services include Cloud and Infrastructure services, security solutions, application services, and high-end server technology etc.

Note: I was invited to this event and it was held in Chancery Pavilion Hotel, Bangalore, India. Dtd: 1st Apr 2016.

Find related IT startup contest from ITC iTech 2016.
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