JNTU- Gnana Bheri Program- Hackathon Contest
In view of the forthcoming Gnana Bheri program, the university is planning to conduct several district-level student competitions. The purpose of the Gnana Bheri is to transform AP into a knowledge hub with innovation and information technology in the forefront. In this connection, the university in collaboration with SmartBridge & IBM has come up with a unique 24 Hrs Hackathon where the participants are mentored to build applications based on AI or IoT, on the theme of “Disaster preparedness & Management”.
Preliminary rounds of Hackathon will be conducted in each district to ensure maximum participation of the students. The winner teams from these prelims will participate in the final round which will be conducted at JNTU Anantapur main campus college. Only the top three winners of each Hackathon held in nodal colleges will be participating in the central hackathon to be held at JNTU Anantapur. Participation and appreciation certificates will be provided along with exciting prizes for the winners. Top three teams of central hackathon may have opportunity to receive prizes from Hon’ble Chief Minister in Gnana Bheri program.
For kurnool district, G Pulla Reddy Engineering College has been idenfified as the nodal center to host the preliminary round of Hackathon. For more details on the Hackathon, pl go through the link below