Organisation : ICT Academy
Contest Name : India Digital Summit Make-a-Thon 2024
Applicable For : UG/ PG Student
Last Date : 5th February 2024
Website : https://indiadigitalsummit.in/make-thon-2024
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What is ICT Academy Make-a-Thon?
India Digital Summit Make-a-Thon 2024 is organized by ICT Academy. Innovation no longer happens on demand. Innovation has become an integral part of business, product, process, service and lifestyle. It is believed that innovation is the change that unlocks new value. A college shall nominate maximum of one team from the college. Each team shall comprise a maximum of 2 members. Last Date of Registration is 5th February 2024.
Related / Similar Contest : Protinex Premier League PPL Contest 2024
Objectives of Make-a-Thon
The primary purpose of MAKE-A-THON 2024 is to promote innovation, foster creativity, and encourage collaboration among students with a passion for coding and technology.
Solving Real-World Problems : Participants will use their coding skills to address and solve pressing real-world issues in various domains such as healthcare, education, environment, and more.
Collaboration : Fostering a spirit of teamwork and collaboration by bringing together like-minded individuals with diverse skills.
Innovation : Encouraging participants to think creatively and develop innovative solutions to complex problems.
Competition : Creating a competitive environment that motivates participants to push their limits and deliver their best work.
Who can Apply for Make-a-Thon ?
Full time students enrolled under UG and PG courses across India.
Judging Criteria of Make-a-Thon
An eminent jury of industry experts would judge your projects based on the below mentioned criteria:
i) Quality of Innovation
ii) Financial Feasibility
iii) Potential and/or Actual Market Impact
A college shall nominate maximum of one team from the college.
Each team shall comprise a maximum of 2 members.
Important Dates of Make-a-Thon
5th Feb 2024, Students’ Registration
Phase 1- 5th Feb 2024
Open to all India ICT Colleges Registration closes on 5th Feb 2024
7th February 2024, 1st BOOTCAMP
Phase 2 – Starts on 7th February 2024
All registered teams are required to complete a 48 Hrs Idea/Prototype Challenge
The deadline to submit the Idea/Prototype Challenge is 10th February 2024
12th February, 2024TOP 50 TEAMS SELECTION
Phase 3 – Starts on 12th February 2024
Top 50 teams will be selected based on Idea/Prototype Challenge by 12th February 2024, and can attend bootcamp on 15th February, 2024.
Teams to create their MVP Applications on Open Weaver Studio for final Make-a-thon challenge.
Teams to complete final Make-a-thon challenge by 18th February 2024
21st February 2024SELECTION OF WINNING TEAMS
Phase 4 – Top teams selected by 21st February 2024
Teams present to the Jury (in person or virtual) (OPTIONAL)
Winning teams awarded at the India Digital Summit on 27th/28th Feb
FAQ on India Digital Summit
What is India Digital Summit?
Organised by the Internet and Mobile Association of India, the India Digital Summit is the country’s oldest and largest summit in the digital landscape. It serves as a platform for 360 degree deliberations on the digital ecosystem by policymakers, regulators, industry captains, academicians and senior professionals.
The theme for the 18th edition is “Digitise: Monetise: Democratise.” This theme underscores the significance of harnessing digital architecture, utilizing digitalization for economic prosperity, and ensuring inclusivity in the digital age. The theme reflects the powerful impact of digital strategies on economic growth, emphasizing the art of leveraging technology for the benefit of society as a whole.
Which edition of IDS is being celebrated this year?
This year, we are thrilled to celebrate the 18th edition of the India Digital Summit.
When and where is this conference being organized?
The 18th IDS is being organized:
At the Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai
On 27th to 28th 2024
What are the festivities in this conference?
The 18th IDS include some exciting festivities such as:
14th India Digital Award
Digital Responsibility Award
Launching of thought leadership content
Who is organizing the Event?
The event is organized by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI).
How to reach the venue?
The Jio World Convention Centre offers a convenient location, with accessibility in mind:
A mere 20-minute journey from the Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport.
Also, a quick 20-minute drive from the Dadar railway station.
Similarly, just 20 minutes away from the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus railway station.
A short 15-minute drive from the Bandra railway station.