Archit Agarwal, an electronics engineering student at UPES, bagged the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award 2018 at the Festival of Innovations (FOIN) at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi. Archit’s 'On-Board Diagnostic Data Analysis System – OBDAS' aimed at reducing road accidents awarded under the ‘Most Innovative Product’ category.

The On-Board Diagnostic Data Analysis System is a low cost universal solution that sends emergency services the location of the vehicle in the event of an accident. OBDAS collects real-time data from the vehicle's diagnostic systems and tracks variables such as speed, odometer reading and stores the date along with the vehicle owner’s information.