Smart India Hackathon 2020 (SIH 2020)
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About the Event
Smart India Hackathon (SIH) 2020 is a national initiative launched by AICTE and MHRD aimed at providing students with a platform to solve some of the pressing problems we face in our daily lives, and to inculcate a culture of product innovation and problem-solving mentality.
During the last edition of the hackathon, 2 Lakh+ students with 55,000+ ideas from 2000+ institutions against 500+ problem statements provided by 120+ organizations from across India involved in it. In SIH 2020, students will also have the opportunity to work on the challenges facing private sector organizations and create world-class solutions for some of the world's largest companies, helping the private sector hire the best brains from the country.Problem statement Organization type:
- State Ministry
- Central Ministry
- Industry Personal
- Smart Communication
- Healthcare & Biomedical devices
- Agriculture & Rural Development
- Smart Vehicles
- Food Technology.
- Robotics and Drones
- Waste management
- Clean water
- Renewable Energy
- Security & Surveillance
Agriculture & Rural Development : Designing devices keeping in mind the need to enhance the primary sector of India - Agriculture and the lives of our Rural Population.
Smart Vehicles : Creating intelligent devices to improve commutation facilities, quality of travel experience and overall travel safety features hardware.
Food Processing : Creating state of art solutions to manage and process our agriculture produce.
Robotics and Drones : There is a need design drones and robots that can solve some of the pressing challenges of India such as handling medical emergencies, search and rescue operations, etc.
Waste management : Solutions could be in the form of waste segregation, disposal, and improved transportation system.
Clean water : Creating state-of-the-art devices to improve distribution, management and purification of water.
Renewable Energy : Innovative ideas that help manage and generate renewable sources more efficiently.
Security & Surveillance : Creating state-of-the-art safety and security technologies for India.
Miscellaneous : Technology ideas in tertiary sectors like Hospitality, Financial Services, Entertainment, Tourism and Retail.