IEEE PEC holds R10 Asia-Pacific Technovation

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), PEC conducted a Region 10 IEEE Asia Pacific event from 18-20 October, 2019 at the premises of Punjab Engineering College. Technovation: Explore, Innovate, Excel was backed by sponsors including OnePlus, Pizzahut, Gate revolution, Robosap, Innovations, Geeksforgeeks, Tata Stryder and Fly talks.

The three day International event saw sessions from eminent personalities including Amit Kasliwal (leadership coach and Ford India sales head), Juhi Garg (entrepreneur with one of the top 10 blogs in the world), Kanika Rajdeva (associate Vice President of Evalueserve) and Nikhil Arora (alumni of PEC and system design engineer at Western Digital) at the leadership summit. Technovation was also a host to binary geeks, a competition for all the coding enthusiasts and one of a kind 15 hour long hardware hackathon meant for all the technologists who can innovate and work well under pressure.

To include a bit of fun and frolic in these three days, Technovtion was also host to a FIFA 19 and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) tournaments for all the gaming enthusiasts out there with attractive cash prizes and goodies. Since the event was part of IEEE's larger outreach to its members, the event also hosted a workshop on Vtools ( a data analytics platform used by the society) for all IEEE student branch chairs and vice chairs.

The event was finally concluded with the prize distribution ceremony for all the winners of various competitions held in the last two days. With the grand success of Technovation, IEEE PEC hopes to bag similar opportunities in the future for the benefit of its members and that of IEEE in large.

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