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Design in India Challenge-Lava Mobiles

Closing Date: 09/07/2020 (refer Contest Link) Reward: 50,000 INR

Contest Outline:

Design in India Challenge by Lava Mobiles focuses on the problem statement "Design a Smartphone prototype for Rural India"

Contest Rounds:

The competition will be conducted in 3 stages post registration - Round 1: Ideation Eligible students, after registering for the competition will get access to a problem statement for which the teams have to submit their solution. All submissions would be evaluated by a panel consisting of senior leaders of Lava International. The top 5 teams would be shortlisted for the Idea & Prototype development round. Round 2: Prototyping The top 5 teams will be required to submit functional Smartphone prototypes/plan and associated sub-assemblies. During this time, the teams will build on their ideas, can seek guidance from Technical Panel of Lava International and refine their prototypes/applications. Round 3: The Finale The Finalist teams would present their idea and to a jury panel comprising of Lava Senior Leadership.

Timelines for Contest:

  • Launch Date: July 2, 2020

  • Last Date for Registration: July 9, 2020

  • Commencement of Round 1: July 10, 2020

  • Last Date for Round 1 submission: July 31, 2020

  • Results of Round 1: Results 4 Aug

  • Round 2: Round 2 Aug 5, 2020 – Aug 25, 2020

  • Final Presentation: Aug 26, 2020

  • Announcement of Winners: Aug 27, 28 2020

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Who can Participate:

  1. The competition is open to all students & working professionals who are either currently pursuing or have graduated in B.Tech/B.E., Bachelors in Design Program or Masters in Design Program from any institute across India in select specializations.

  2. The participating students must be from the following branches.

  • Industrial Design (B.Des/M.Des)- Fashion and Lifestyle Accessories, Industrial Design, Product Design & Transportation Design

  • Mechanical and Allied Branches- Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Automotive & manufacturing process and Automation Engg

  • Electronics and Allied- Electronics and Communication & Electrical Engg,

  • Computer Science and Allied- Computer Science & Information Technology

Team Size:

  1. Student can to participate in a team of minimum of 1 and maximum of 3 members

  2. Any cases of plagiarism will result in immediate disqualification of the concerned team

  • Winner team will receive a cash prize of INR 50,000, a Lava goody bag and a Pre Placement Interview for Design Engineer profile at Lava.

  • 1st Runner Up team will receive a cash prize of INR 25,000, a Lava goody bag and a Pre Placement Interview for Design Engineer profile at Lava.

  • 2nd Runner Up team will receive a cash prize of INR 15,000, a Lava goody bag and a Pre Placement Interview for Design Engineer profile at Lava.

  • All finalist teams would receive an appreciation certificate from Lava International Limited.

  • All participants would receive a participation certificate from Lava International Limited.

............INNOVATE TO WIN............


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