SHAASTRA 2018- IIT Madras dates out !
IIT Madras’s annual techfest, a big name in the engineering community Shaastra 2018 is going to be held in Chennai from 4th-7th January, 2018. It is the largest technical fest of its kind in India and has the distinction of being the first ISO 9001:2008 certified student-organized event in the world.
As always, Shaastra aims to grow and evolve into a technical festival which involves everyone; be it budding engineers, young entrepreneurs, future policy makers or even technocrats. The underlying philosophy of Shaastra is to promote creative thinking and to showcase innovative technology and this is being upheld through various channels.
Its mission, as they put it is
• To encourage students to explore new frontiers in technical as well as management thought.
• To create and sustain a culture that enables the industry to recognize and reward talent in engineering.
This year, AWS by Amazon is their title sponsor and this has enabled them to host a set of interesting and exciting workshops and events. Shaastra has come a long way from its humble beginnings to become one of the largest and most successful student organised technical event in the country.
Aerofest, Bevents, Coding, Design & build, Elecfest, Research events, Involve & quizzing
Aero, Business, Coding, Design, Electrical, Mechanical, Robotics, Software
The events aren’t limited to these only. This event boasts of a large number of flagship events, shows and exhibitions and seminars as well. Lectures and networking events also are included in the 3 day festival.
With so much in offering this event seems to attract a lot of attention from the student community looking for innovation and inspiration.
For more info about the Festival, go to their website link
Good luck kids !