3rd Project Innovation Contest - 2014

Project Innovation Contest (PIC) a sister concern activity of ICDCIT started in the year 2012 as a co-activity of ICDCIT. Since inception it has made its significant contribution towards the society. The main objective of PIC is to motivate the student community to develop projects with innovative ideas which should support as an add-on to the human lifestyle.

PIC also provides platform for students from B.Tech/MCA to showcase their technological talent by representing their innovative ideas in the areas of Computer Science, Information Technology and Multidisciplinary (i.e. any stream projects embedded with Computer Science or Information Technology Applications).
3rd PIC-2014 which will be held in conjunction with 10th ICDCIT during 6th - 9th Feb. 2014 invites project contributions from students.

The accepted projects will pass through a review process. The selected project group will be invited to showcase their project with demonstrated model for the said period. The best three projects will be awarded.

Projects Selected for Presentation

Sl No Project Name
1 Sound Identification System for hearing challenged people
2 Brokering as a Service for Cloud Environments
3 Cost Effective Robot for the Inspection of Transmission Lines
4 Colour Identifier for cloth and currency
5 SUCCOUR (Motion Sensed Automatic Door Controlling and Light On-Off System)
6 Third eye for elderly and visually challenged persons
7 Versatile wheel chair for physically challenged and elderly people
8 Sensing As A Service (S2aaS) in Cloud Environment
9 Wireless automated watt-hour meter
10 Voice Activated Snoezelen Bubble Tube


Important Dates

Last Date for Submission: 5th November 2013 (Closed)
Acceptance Notification: 15th December 2013


The official language of the contest is English. All written and spoken contest materials will be in English.


  • A team must comprise of not more than 4 members (2 or 3 students + 1 advisor/mentor/guide)
  • Students can be from any stream of B.E / B.Tech / MCA
  • Each team must mandatorily have an advisor/mentor/guide.
  • Members of a team must be affiliated with the same educational institute.
  • The project has to be recommended by the head of the Institute/Department.


Contestants need to meet all of the following requirements at the time of the final contest presentations:

  • Be enrolled as a student at an accredited educational institution.
  • Not be involved in any part of the administration of the contest.
  • Not already be enrolled in another team with a different project.


  • Hostel accommodation will be provided to all participants of the selected project for the presentation.


Each project will be evaluated by minimum two reviewers. The project will be evaluated mainly on the following key points:

  • Innovation
  • Societal contribution
  • Technology Adopted
  • Cost Incurred and
  • Its Commercial Implications

Reviewers of Projects

  • Ratnakar Dash, NIT Rourkela
  • Bibhunendra Acharya, NIT Rourkela
  • Swadhin Kumar Mishra, NIST Berhampur
  • Arunanshu Mohapatro, NIST Berhampur
  • Prasant Kumar Patnaik, KIIT University
  • Amulya Ratna Swain, KIIT University
  • Bindu Agrawalla, KIIT University
  • Srikant Asodi, KIIT University
  • Utpal De, KIIT University
  • Leena Das, KIIT University
  • Bhupesh Deka, Infosys, Bhubaneswar
  • Priyabrata Ray, TCS
  • Chandrakanta Panda, TechMahindra
  • Raghavan R., Philips
  • Vani K.N, Infosys, Mysore

For queries contact: pic.icdcit@gmail.com

Download CFP: PDF