Interdisciplinary Competition at GIS 2022
An interdisciplinary competition was held at GIS 2022. There were 13 teams in total, with each team consisting of students from the disciplines of Business, Technology, Design, and Architecture. An overarching problem on the theme of Ethics, Responsibility, and Sustainability (ERS) had been addressed with novel solutions, including product prototypes. Students from various disciplines collaborated to solve critical problems in Wellness & Healthcare, Education, Livelihood, Transportation & Supply Chain, Safety & Security, Waste & Water Management.
Few innovative solutions have been given a chance to incubate and launch as startups.
We want to thank all the jury members Badita Florin, Shiv Mehta, Dr. Biju A V, Huy Duc Pham, Dr. Ricardo H. Archbold, and Bruno Henrique Rocha Fernandes for their keen interest and patience.
Special thanks to Dr. Nagaraj Samala, Dr. Vinay Chittiporulu, Kaashyap BK, Priyanka Reddy, Vaani Ganpati Hegde, Er. Sudarshan Mandal, Lokesh Vanapalli, Vamsi Konathala, and Bijaya Kumar Misra for their support in conducting and coordinating the event.
Kudos to all the winners, participants, jury, and coordinators!