GUWAHATI, Aug 24: IIT-Guwahati is all set to host its annual techno-management festival ‘Techniche’ with greater fun and frolic this time.
The 21st edition of the annual fest which is scheduled to be held from August 29 to September 1 will witness enthusiasts from various parts of the country.
Techniche will encompass events on technology, management and fun. Apart from organising techno-management, the whole team has also contributed to the social development of the premises surrounding IIT Guwahati by organising Wake up and Vote Campaign, educating the children present in these areas and by providing the people with the basic needs and resources. Renowned personalities of various fields like Murli Manohar Joshi, (Former President of BJP), Paul Arion, (Global Head of Layout, Double Negative), Pete Michels (Animation Director, Disney), V.K Aatre (Former Chairman, DRDO) and Nicholas Opie (CTO and Founder at Synchron) will be present in the panel discussions.
Labanu K. Konwar, Assistant Registar of Public Relations, IITG said, “Techniche being a complete student body organisation, always tries to uplift the technology aspects in North east and encourages students through its exciting events and interesting competitions. It provides a platform for many students to prove themselves son a nationwide level. “
Speaking during the press conference, Suraj Shelke said, “A confluence of some of the most logical and technically proficient brains from all over the world, an event organized by some of the most passionate IITians. Techniche is all about showing one’s potential and calibre.
Following the tradition, Guwahati Half Marathon will be back with a greater enthusiasm on August 25. The theme of the marathon is “Run for clean and safe drinking water.” It appeals to create awareness for saving clean water for the present and future generation. Already 500 participants have registered themselves for this marathon. The event starts from Bhogeswari Phukanani Indoor Stadium, GNRC Road, Dispur.