The main objective of Project Innovation Contest is to motivate the student community develop projects with innovative ideas which subsequently support as an add-on to the human lifestyle and safeguard the environment.
The event was organized by Dr. Sidhartha Rautaray, Organizing Chair 16th ICDCIT 2020 and was conducted by Dr. Jagannath Singh and Prof. Mamta Motwani, Project Innovation Contest Chairs. The Project Innovation Contest was inaugurated by Mrs. Mrinalinee Patro, Senior Project Manager, Infosys Bhubaneswar, having 20+ years of experience in software industry. Her current projects span across multiple technologies including application of ML and AI.
The inauguration ceremony was graced by Prof. Hrushikesha Mohanty, Vice Chancellor, KIIT Deemed to be University; Prof. J.R. Mohanty, Registrar, KIIT DU; and Prof. Samaresh Mishra, Director, School of Computer Engineering along with student participants from three different countries and 20 states from all over India.