PRAKALP is the systems event of Avenues 2014.The event aims to draw the interest of passionate systems enthusiasts with key focus on devising innovative solutions to solve problems in the IT industry. PRAKALP is specifically designed to test the participants on their ability to come up with a solution to a given problem along with the directions to implement it. So, if you are itching to solve a real world IT case and you think you can Beat the Best Brains In India, then, Here’s your chance to prove your mettle. The event will test the participant's knowledge, analytical and problem solving skills through three rounds-a riveting online quiz, a mind-boggling online treasure hunt and finally, the Case Challenge.
The round will be an online quiz to test participants’ knowledge of recent happening In IT industry and their IT acumen. Top 8 teams will be selected for the second round.
Selected teams from Round 1 will go through an Online Treasure Hunt where they will be presented with clues to hidden answers. Each correct answer will lead to another. There will be an overall timeline for the hunt. First 4 teams to answer the final question correctly will go to the final round.
Teams will come to SJMSOM, IIT Bombay where they will be given a Business Challenge faced by IT industry in the form of a case which they have to analyze and come up with a solution to the problem and present it in front of an esteemed panel of judges who will evaluate the teams based on the analytical and problem solving skills and the benefit that can be achieved by their solution.
Timeline:Registrations starts 1st Oct, 2014 Registration Closes - Coming Soon Round 1 (Online Quiz) Coming Soon Quiz Results (Top 15 teams) Coming Soon Case Submission deadline for On-Campus round (to be presented on first day of the event)
1. A team must comprise of two members. 2. Team members must be of same college. 3. A team member cannot register in more than one team. 4. In case of discrepancies, decision of the judges/event organizers will be final. 5. Organizers reserve the right to change the Timelines.