Taking the UPES - CSI Student Chapter to a greater height, we have moved one more step ahead. Hackathon 4.0 2020 was conducted with enthusiasm and thrice the competition among the participants for a continuous 48 hours inside UPES. It was a 2-day event’ from 31st January 2020 to 2nd February 2020 which turned out to be a great success as many students came up along with their teams to participate with great eagerness to learn new techniques & content. Collaborators for Hackathon 4.0 were Xebia, Postman, Dell and Nineleaps. And it was sponsored by LoCal Kitchen, Preminance labs, Sanjeevani Tents and Resorts, and Beertales.
The two-day event saw huge participation of students. More than 110 teams participated in the event out of which 20 teams were from outside colleges and from different cities. Everyone participated with full determination to spend their 48 hours to reach the finals.
After the presentations were done closing ceremony followed in which results were announced. Various prizes were given to the winning teams in different categories which includes cash prizes, internship offers, various accessories, etc.
Kabir Jaiswal was provided with an internship by Sypher Technologies.
The winners for the Hackathon 4.0 were:
Winner: Siddharth Rathore, Abshiek Gupta, Pushkar Jain and Naveen Ramesh (AI&ML)(2nd year)
1st Runner Up: Bhuwan Chandra and Devansh Messon (BAO)(2nd year)
2nd Runner Up: Animesh Chaturvedi, Aadhav Vijnesh, Aryan Rastogi and Aman Gaharwar (AI&ML)(1st year)
Best Idea: Akansha Bansiya and Akash Saini
The committee of CSI did all the hard work and provided their sweat and pain for the successful completion of the event. The committee members were also awarded.