Mangalore : Infosys Mangalore partnering with Microsoft organised a two day’s Hack-a-thon Contest for the Engineering Students at their SEZ Campus, Mudipu on 06.01.2014.
The aim and objective was to showcase the technological innovation, enhance their technical skills and develop solution to the problems faced in the IT industry. Considering various parameters such as innovation, creativity, and performance 2 best teams were felicitated and awarded the merit certificates to the winners/runner’s up.
This event was organised to design and ideate an innovative application based on the theme ‘Windows 8 App for Social Good’. 32 brilliant students representing 7 professional colleges participated in this contest.
Several innovative ideas were introduced and presented by the participants and the best ideas were recognised. All the ideated designs will be further developed and are expected to be available in Windows Stores soon. On this occasion, IT Experts from Microsoft conducted technical sessions and enlightened the participants with latest insights, inputs into technology and windows devices were showcased as well.