A team of UPES students ‘Futuristic’ from the department of Electronics Instrumentation and Control Engineering won prize Rs. 5,00,000 for product development on reaching the final of “DST & Texas Instruments Inc. India Innovation Challenge Design Contest 2016′. This contest was anchored by the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore and supported by MyGov and Make my India” and Texas Instrument, DST, IIM Banglore and DST.
All these great communities enlisted the product created by this team OBDAS (Automotive Electronics Solution) in top 30 all over India out of 11000+ teams . The contest witnessed teams were from IITs, IIMs , NITs, IISC and other leading institutions from India. The finals of the contest will be held in the month of July, 2017.
The team comprised Archit Agarwal and Akash from B.Tech (EE) worked on this project under the guidance of faculty, UPES Dr. Rajesh Singh, Dr. S. Choudhury, Ms. Anita Gehlot and Dr. S. Ghosal.