Tech Fest “Festronix 2k19” Held AT GIFT
Bhubaneswar: The two-day longTech Fest, Festronix 2K19 was organised on February 19 and 20, 2019 at the Gandhi Institute for Technology (GIFT) in Bhubaneswar. Nearly 2000 students from different institutes across the state actively participated in the fest with great zeal and zest.
The tech fest provides a platform for innovative students to showcase their talent as well as helps them to develop their skill set.
This year’s theme of Festronix 2K19 was ‘Startup Odisha’.
The fest attracted students from well-known institutes including KIIT, ITER, CUTM, CET, Silicon, GIET Gunupur etc. Even Festronix 2k19 witnessed bigger and better show with the inclusion of 38 events like Robotics, User Interface Design, Auto Cad, Hydro bit and PUBG.
Speaking on the occasion, Chief Guest Prashant Kumar Biswal, Evangelist, Startup Odisha urged the students not just to focus on getting a job rather try at being an entrepreneur.
Rashmi Ranjan Sahu, Startup Odisha, reiterated the importance of having innovative ideas to create new things. He assured the organization to have a long association with Startup Odisha projects to give a new dimension to students’ creativity.
Other dignitaries who graced the occasion were Dr.S.Krishna Mohan Rao, Principal, Vice-principal Dr. Alok Kumar Mohapatra, and Dr. P. K. Subudhi, Dean, Academics.