New Delhi: This is nothing short of a miracle and a major step towards further strengthening Digital India. It is time for the youth of the country to turn their dreams into reality as the mega event to fund their start-ups was here.
Digital India took one more giant leap as Smart India Hackathon organized to encourage student participation in national issues and fund the best projects as start ups.
“Smart India Hackathon” has been planned by the Government of India as the World’s Biggest ever open innovation model and is aimed at generating 25,000 startups in addition to finding digital solutions to the problems of 29 union ministries and government departments to add to their efficiency and transparency in a big way.
10,000 engineering students are simultaneously working at 26 Nodal Centers in India in highly invigorating environment. The event had been planned by the Government of India at a massive scale with the grand scale and vision that it enters the ‘Guinness Book of World Records’ and ‘Limca Book of Records’ as the world’s biggest Hackathon till date
Known for its 100% finest placements, full time 74 faculty drawn from 240 Industrial houses and 24 International Universities, highest industry interface and best governance; New Delhi Institute of Management is privileged to be chosen as the Nodal Center in Delhi by the Government of India.
HRD Minister, Mr Prakash Javedkar digitally inaugurated The Hackathon on 1st April 2017 across India. The Hackathon at NDIM was inaugurated by Shri Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister Delhi. He addressed the gathering by saying that it’s a precious movement for the county as well as the college. He added that the youth should have a scientific thinking and should have a forward looking approach.
Prime Minister digitally addressed the participants and said that he is confident the outcomes of what young friends are doing will lead to very positive results. He also emphasized that the youngsters of India wants to be job creators. PM concluded his interaction by saying that hard work, enthusiasm, energy of the youth will now fill strength in New India.