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WiCampBITSGoa

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                The BITS Goa edition of WiCamp is over. Here's the event summary.

 

 

 

BITS Pilani, Goa Campus

 

http://barcamp.org/WiCampBITSGoa

6th Feb 2010

Perspectives on Innovation

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In yet another edition of WiCamp, sparks flew. This was hosted at the beautiful campus of BITS Pilani Goa. Though a young campus, but the infrastructure and intellectual capital could humble any other engineering and sciences college in India.

With close to 10 speakers and 80 campers, Goa was at it’s intellectual peak. Just a day before, the same campus hosted the TEDx. Apart from the talk sessions as well the now famous JAM, this edition of WiCamp also introduced the TV styled Debate Session. With five panelist, the audience went freewheeling in their questions and suggestions. It was a showcase of the campers’s wit and the panelists’ ability to draw from their rich insight.

Here’s a quick summary of the WiCamp that went by. Do write back with your suggestions/ queries on the event.

 

 

Regards | Pavan Soni (www.pavansoni.net)  

Dr. Mridula Goel started the session with an introduction to Innovation and Creativity as practiced. She opined that Real Creativity is Very Difficult, as most of human life we simply re-arrange things to solve a problem. She calls it Innovation. The single most important element of a successful innovation is – Voice of Customer. She advocates observing the customer in her natural environment to tap into this insight. Using prototypes and pictures come as really handy over here.

 

 

Harsh topped up this view with his experience working at the silicon valley. The fast and furious pace of the valley is the secret to innovation. He impressed upon the need for Social Dynamics for learning and cultivating such ideas into something tangible. Innovations call for an Ecosystem for growth as it gives Liberty to Think!

 

 

Sangeeta took the discussion on innovation to an altogether new platitude. She exposed her passion for Bharatnatyam while she is discussed about her work on Computer Modelling for Bharatnatyam Movements. Using Neural Networking and Inductive Learning she posed some interesting opportunities for the students.

 

 

Dr. Ranjan Dey pulled the audience back from art and dramatics to something more engineering like. To start with, he discussed about the infamous Challenger and Columbia Satellite Disasters at NASA and impressed upon the need to have responsible engineers. He then went into discussing some interesting developments happening in the space of Thermodynamic Properties of Fluid and the need to be a resolute researcher.

 

 

Dr. Prasanta Deb added to this research-oriented discussion further onto the track of Computational Fluid Dynamics and the aid it is for Research and Innovation. He was of the strong opinion that research must expect solutions, else it’s futile.

 

 

Dr. Mitaxi Mehta echoed the same message when she talked about some recent innovations in physics. For her, innovation is solving a problem in a nonstandard way and the best practice at being innovative is through solving problems. Drawing instances from her illustruous career, she concluded that what worked was not luck, it was sheer hard work and of course ideas.

 

 

And then we were into the Open Debate. A brief on each of the panelists’ perspectives here.

 

 

PM Johari from the Shipping Corporation of India Ltd argued that we all are the product of our Experience, Environment and Education. And to excel in life, it’s important to purify- body, speech, emotions, thoughts and self.

 

 

Dr. Meenakshi furthered this thought with hew views on Creativity and Critical Thinking that they co-exist. The innovation process goes through the stages of Insight, Mulling it over and the Aaha moment. For an idea to really traverse through, one needs to hone the personalities of a Judge as well a Kid.

 

 

Tallulah was the innovator personified there. Being an architect attempting to make Green Buildings and solving Waste Management Problem, she opined that it’s very important to learn from how animals make their habitat in a sustainable fashion.

 

 

Mahesh from ONGC sprinkled snippets of his wisdom when he said- Be ready to be fooled by others; and As you try for the best, be prepared for the worst. In his view, innovation needn’t come from a genius, you just need to keep yourself constantly occupied with good people who keep reminding you of your strengths.

 

 

Prof. Joshi summed up the discussion pretty well by noticing that rules are both binding and liberating at the same time. While innovation is all about taking legacy and making something new out of it; proof enables sharing of ideas.

 

 

These powerful thoughts were then followed by some vibrant discussions around questions posed by the campers. In all it was a very fruitful day.

  

 

 

Special thanks to the student organizers- Shweta and Apurv. 

To learn more on the WiCamp and Ideas Generated here, please visit http://barcamp.org/WiCamp or write to pavan.soni@wipro.com

         

 

 

 

 

 

 

   BITS Goa

WiCamp

(pronounced as we-camp)

Theme: Innovation Practices

Date: Saturday, February 6, 2010

Time: 9 AM till 5 PM (Lunch and High Tea On)

Venue: LT-3, BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus

Agenda: Series of Freewheeling Talks + Two JAM Sessions (Mega Brainstorming). To add your name as a speaker, scroll down!

Organizers: Quark 2010, Innovation Festival, BITS - Pilani, Goa Campus

 

                   For queries contact : Arpit Srivastava, Event Manager, WiCampBITSGoa

                                                    Swetansu Mohapatra, Coordinator, Quark 2010 (+91 99603 60352)

 

Mentors:

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BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus

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Campers:

Add your name here.          Please also add your institution's name. (use TAB to create rows and add content)

Bits-pilani goa campus
S No. Name                   E-Mail ID Institution/ College Blog/ Site
1 Pavan Soni pavan.soni@wipro.com Wipro www.pavansoni.net
2 Swetansu Mohapatra swetansu@bits-quark.org BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
3 Niyan Marchod niyan@rediffmail.com PCCE, Goa  
4 Ashok ashok.india2025@gmail.com PSG College of Technology  
5 Apurv Gujar apu12v.21@gmail,com BITS - Pilani, Goa Campus  
6 Shalini Dwivedi shalini931@gmail.com BITS - Pilani, Goa Campus  
7 Harshit Kharbanda hkharbanda1990@gmail.com Vellore Institute Of Technology  
8 Sarath Vakacharla sarat.sterry@gmail.com Bits-Pilani, Goa Campus  
9 Rajesh S srajesh42@gmail.com BITS Pilani, Goa Campus  
10 Karan Kumar blazinkaran@gmail.com BITS Pilani,Goa Campus  
11 Suvrajyoti Chatterjee alfapagal@gmail.com BITS Pilani,Goa Campus  
12 abhay shankar r.abhay.shankar@gmail.com BITS Pilani,Goa Campus  
13 amrit mann amrit.bitsian@gmail.com BITS Pilani,Goa Campus  
14 Arjun V. J.  
BITS Pilani, Goa  
15 Arun Kumar Garg garg.arun07@gmail.com LNMIIT,Jaipur  
16 Rijul Jain rijul20@gmail.com BITS Pilani , Goa Campus  
17 Siddharth Kumar Verma sidkverma@gmail.com BITS Pilani , Goa Campus  
18 M.Pavan Kumar pavan29275@gmail.com BITS Pilani , Goa Campus pavan-bitsian.blogspot.com
19 Kartik Aneja kartikaneja@gmail.com BITS Pilani, Goa Campus  
20 Vineet Dhanawat
BITS Pilani, Goa Campus  
21 Rohit Kumar devdas.rohit@gmail.com BITS Pilani, Goa Campus  
22 Sonali Bhadra sonalib91@gmail.com BITS Pilani, Goa Campus  
23 Balasubrahmanyam.T. coolattitude03@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
24 Sudhir bits.sudhir@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
25 Pratik Gupta pratikmania@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
26 Arpit Srivastava sunnyarpit123@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
27 Yash Babar yashbabar5@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus http://lifebaatchit.blogspot.com/
28 D.Ashitosh ashu.yo@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
29 Bhargav Paleja palejabhargav@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
30 Punna Indraja indraja.punna@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
31 Sarvpriye Khetrapal sarvpriye.khetrapal@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
32 Abhishek Jain jain.abhishek.bits@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
33 Manoj Kumar manojonlyforu@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
34 Raghavendra M raghavendrasvh@gmail.com IIT Kharagpur  
35 Nilesh Kulkarni nileshspkulkarni@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
36 Atish Kathpal atish.kathpal@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
37 Subodh Kolhe subodhkolhe31@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
38 Shashank Todwal shashanktodwal@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
39 Suramya Munshi suramya.munshi@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
40 R V Akshanth v2akshanth@yahoo.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
41 Vishal Sinha vishals1991@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
42 Nitish Varma nitishvarma@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
43 Pranshu Saxena pranshu7@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
44 Abhishek Singh abhishekbits270@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
45 Vinayak Shinde vinay.loves.guitar@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
46 Tejaswi Kumar tejasudha@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
47 Raman Ladda ramanladda@gmail.com Bits Pilani Goa Campus  
48 Jinal Shah jinal4141@gmail.com BITS - Pilani Goa Campus  
49 nilesh gaurav  rebel01.nilesh@gmail.com  BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
50 Koustubh Laha koustubh.laha@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
51 Kartik Mankad kmmankad@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
52 Sumeet Attree sumeet.attree@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
53 Saurabh Khare saurabh.khare007@gmail.com BITS Pilani Goa Campus  
54 Anand Narayan anandnarayan891@gmail.com Vellore Institute of Technology www.sanandnarayan.com
55 Vikram Bhansali vbhansali7@gmail.com BITS -Pilani Goa campus  
56 Kushal Agarwal  bitsiankushal@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa campus  
57 Akshat Verma aksv0612@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa campus  
58 Manpreet Singh mk.metalknight@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa campus  
59 Deepak Kumar  1991twister@gmail.com  BITS-Pilani Goa campus   
60 D.Hari Prasad Reddy hari.dwarampudi@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa campus  
61 K.Adithi f2006600@bits-goa.ac.in BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
62 V sri Krishnakanth P krishnakanth1989@gmail.com BITS pilani Goa campus  
63 Arindra N Mishra arindra@live.in Manipal Intitute Of Technology  
64 Ankur Arvind ankurarvind.bpgc@gmail.com BITS,Pilani - Goa Campus  
65 Nishith Subiet Rastogi subiet.rastogi@gmail.com BITS-Pilani - Goa Campus  
66 Pritish Garg pritishgarg@gmail.com BITS Pilani-Goa Campus  
67 Akshat Agha akshatagha@gmail.com BITS Pilani-Goa Campus  
68 Tarin Bansal tarinbansal@gmail.com BITS Pilani - Goa Campus  
69 Rahul Rupani rahulrupani05@gmail.com BITS Pilani - Goa Campus  
70 K.Subrahmanyam  subbu.happyone@gmail.com BITS-Pilani-Goa  
71 Alok Upadhyay alok0412@indiatimes.com BITS-Pilani-Goa  
72 Aditya Dadu aditya.dadu@gmail.com BITS-Pilani-Goa   
73 Priyanka Gupta priyankabitsg@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
74 Sai Deo shabdved.sd@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus.  
75 Hardik B Jain hardikbjain@gmail.com BITS -Pilani, Goa Campus  
76 Jatin Puri purijatin@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa campus  
77 Mohit Yadav mohit.yadav1991@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa campus  
78 T.Chandra Sekhar omchandrasekhar@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa campus  
79 M.Sri Hema kiran hemakiran1@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa campus  
80 S .Bharat Gupta surampallibcgstrikes@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa campus  
81 Shubhankar Mitra shubhankar90@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa campus  
82 kusumakar althi kusumakar99@gmail.com BITS-Pilana, Goa Campus  
83 Amit raj amit.894@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
84 Pranjali Desai pranjalivdesai@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
85 Ishita Arora iarora7@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
86 Shubhi Bansal shubhi1207@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
87 Sneha Nandan snehanandan@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
88 Garima Gupta garimagupta002@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
89 Appu M Joseph deanstag@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
90 Vipul Pandey vipul5491@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa  
91 Snehith Borgaonkar snehithb@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa  
92 Bharath B R bharath614@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
93 K.Manoj manoj.k.at.bits.goa@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa campus  
94 K. Dikshith dkdann11@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa campus  
95 Deekonda Omkar omkar_sunny9@yahoo.co.in BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
96 Niteesh Palepu niteeshpalepu@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
97 Ananya Singhal singhalananya@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
98 Suhas Suraj suhassuraj@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
99 S Manasa manasa546@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
100 Vaibhav Sinha vaibhav_sinha_bits07@yahoo.co.in BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
101 Sai Sailesh K sailesh1331@rediff.com BITS Goa  
102 Vinay Kumar N vinay0003@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
103 Madhav Ladia madhav.ladia@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
104 Ankit Balani ankit.balani@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
105 Aditya A. Walvekar aditya.walvekar@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
107 Kartik Goyal f2007520@bits-goa.ac.in BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
108 Omkar Bellare o.bellare@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa  
109 Smarth Sareen smarthsareen@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
110 aditya bhansali addittya@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
111 Beetle samcharliesw@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
112 C.Rahul Reddy rahulreddy.challa@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
113 Ananth Ram ananth.bbb@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
114 Gaurav Jha gaurav.mjha@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
115 PHANINDRA phani.pabba@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
116 SHUBHAM shubham@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
117 K.Rahul Harikrishna rahul.harikrishna@gmail.com BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
118 Gururaj Rao gsrbarca1992@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
119 Edwin James edwin6789@yahoo.com BITS-Pilani,Goa Campus  
120 Anurag Mishra anurag.anurox@gmail.com BITS-pilani,Goa Campus  
121 D.SANDEEP REDDY sandeepreddy21@gmail.com BITS-pilani,Goa Campus  
122 faisal tosif ahmad xtreme.fai@gmail.com MIT, Mandsaur M.P.  
123 boni aditya boni.aditya@gmail.com BITS-pilani,Goa Campus  
124 Udaya Bhaskar uday.rongala@gmail.com SRM University www.intelectualbrains.blogspot.com
125 Saurabh Khandelwal furious_saurabh@yahoo.com kkwieer,nasik  
126 Ralino Prazeres ralinop@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
127 Smarth Bwhl smarthbehl@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus www.smarth.co.cc
128 Yachit Mahajan yachit_mahajan@globallyunique.in BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
129 Nikhil Mehta nikhil1504@gmail.com BITS-Pilani  
130 Sharath sharath33@yahoo.com Vrec - Nizamabad  
131 Sahil Gupta hi5sahil@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
132 Manjunath Betadur mvb_sdmise@yahoo.com Remoba Technologies, Bangalore manjunathbetadur.blogspot.com
133 Prashanth Reddy  prashanth_ind9@yahoo.com  JPNCE,mahabub nagar, AndhraPradhesh   
134 Abhishek Yeola abhishek.yeola91@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa   
135 Mohit Jain mj.ekomek@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
136 Amitabh Mishra ami.mishra90@gmail.com BITS-Goa  
137 Vignesh.T vigneshgreycell@gmail.com   BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
138 moulika d.moulika.ece@gmail.com atri (aurora),hyd.a.ap  
139 Kunjan G ksgindia@gmail.com BITS Pilani Goa Campus  
140 Prudhviraj. K prudhviraj337@gmail.com BITS-PILANI GOA  
141 Mukadam Awaiz A. awaiz26@hotmail.com LTCoE-Navi Mumbai  
142 Eisen Isac eisenisac@gmail.com Loyola Inst- Nagercoil  
143 Jimmy Jose Joy jimmyjosejoy@gmail.com Loyola Inst- Nagercoil  
144 Akash sharma akashsharma721@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa  
145 Neeraj Singh nrj0422@gmail.com BITS_Pilani Goa  
146 Amit Bhalerao amit_fame03@yahoo.com BITS_Pilani Goa  
147 Sagar Birla sagardadude@gmail.com BITS_Pilani Goa  
148 Varun Tak tak307gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa  
149 Chetanya Swarnkar chetan.bitsgoa@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa  
150 Potnuru Avinash potnuru.avinash@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa  
151 Chinni Venkata Karthik  karthik1134@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa  
152 Arpit Bansal arpit.rebel@gmail.com BITS -pilani Goa  
153 Lakhmeet Singh Ghai lakhmeet.ghai@gmail.com BITS Pilani-Goa  
154 V.chandrasekar  cybercoolchandu@gmail.com BPGC   
155 prateek anand anand.prateek18@gmail.com BITS Pilani-Goa  
156 Hanu Prateek hanu.prateek@gmail.com BITS - Pilani, Goa Campus  
157 Aditya Sood adusood90@gmail.com BITS - Pilani, Goa Campus  
158 R. Shreenivas rsparam@gmail.com BITS - Pilani, Goa Campus  
159 Raghavendra Pai emailuchiha-reg@yahoo.com BITS - Pilani Goa Campus  
160 Anurag Sharma anurag.dojma@gmail.com BITS - Pilani Goa Campus  
161 Rounak Jain rounak@bits-dosm.org BITS-Pilani, Goa Campus  
162 Kushal Bhagia kushal@bits-dosm.org Campus  
163 K Srikanth Reddy f2007020@bits-goa.ac.in BITS-Pilani,Goa  
164 M.V.S. Anil Kumar anilkumar2503@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa  
165 Varun Manghwani varunm1312@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
166 Varun Deshpande varundeshpande14@gmail.com BITS-Pilani,Goa varundeshpande14.blogspot.com
167 Partha sarathi Dalmia dalmia.parth05@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
168 Shivansh Srivastava mr.shivansh.srivastava@gmail.com    
169 Chinmay Duvedi chinmay21990@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
170 Yogesh kumar jha yogeshjha.bits@gmail.com BITS-Goa  
171 Arun Agarwal punit.arun@gmail.com VIT,vellore  
172 Aditya Raj luvableaditya@gmail.com VIT,vellore  
173 Mohit Yadav yadavmohit140190@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
174 Ankit Agrawal ankit.agrawal88@gmail.com BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
175 Fatima Dilruba fatimadilruba@gmail.com    
176 Jose Sebastian  joserokz@gmail.com     
177  Sameer Jhamtani  sameer.jhamtani@gmail.com  Bits-Pilani Goa campus   
178  Tarun Keswani  keswani.tarun@gmail.com 

Bits-pilani goa campus

 

 
179   Chandrahasan Vantaku  chandrahasan1@gmail.com  Bits-Pilani Goa campus   
180  Sushanth Bandaru  sushanth.bandaru@gmail.com     
 
       
181  Rahul Anand  rahulanand1990@gmail.com  BITS - Pilani, Goa Campus 

 

 

182 k.v.k.chaitanya kvk.bitsg@gmail.com

BITS-Pilani,Goa

Campus

 

 

183 Vineel Reddy   Morzilla Firefox  
184 Amita Patel   Nuffic Neso  
185 Shruti   Mbit  
186 Monica   Mbit

 

187 Mr. Zoheb Ansari zoheb@idasystems.net IDA Systems  
                                       

 If you wish to share your experiences and experiments with the campers, please add your name and title of the talk here

Speakers:        

 

S No. Name Mail ID Topic of Talk Institution Blog/ Site
1 Pavan Soni pavan.soni@wipro.com Understanding the Opportunity Window for Technology Innovations Wipro www.pavansoni.net
2  Eisen Isac eisenisac@gmail.com Interplanetary Network-anywhere everywhere Internet  Loyola Inst- Nagercoil  
3 Harshavardhan Bhat (Harsh) harsh.s.bhat@gmail.com  Worldview Thinking Christ University  http://thetalkexperiment.blogspot.com
4 Ms. Sangeeta Jadhav sangeetajadhav@yahoo.com Computational Modelling for Bharata Natyam Choreography S S Dempo College, Altinho  
5 Karn Malhotra karn@exitdesign.in Communication Design in a Student Context Exit Design www.exitdesign.in
6 Pramod Mohan Johri jpmohan@goashipyard.com Personal Effectiveness Goa Shipyard Ltd.  
7 Dr. P. Deb, Associate Professor, Mechanical,  pdeb@bits-goa.ac.in Innovation: A Role of Computational Fluid Dynamics on Design & Development of Engineering Systems    
8 - - Innovation in Teaching BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
9 Dr. Mridula Goel, Ph.D. mridula@bits-goa.ac.in Economics and Innovation BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
10 Dr. Ranjan Dey ranjandey@bits-goa.ac.in THERMODYAMIC AND TRANSPORT PROPERTIES OF LIQUID MIXTURES" BITS-Pilani Goa Campus  
11 Dr. Metaxi Mehta mitaxi@bits-goa.ac.in Some recent ideas in Physics BITS- Pilani Goa Campus  
12 Meenakshi Raman mraman@bits-goa.ac.in Creative and critical Thinking : Potential Tools for Executives BITS Pilani Goa Campus  
13 Awaiz Mukadam awaiz26@hotmail.com Innovation in Automobile -  
14 Alka Damle  alkadamle@yahoo.com  Making a Civic Society   
15 Kshitiz Anand ksh.anand@gmail.com Light Painting -  

 

 

About WiCamp

WiCamp is an un-conference where practitioners and enthusiasts meet and share their perspectives on the subject of Innovation and Creativity. The participants (aka Campers) as well the speakers are self nominated through this wiki. Though the theme is around Innovation Practices, there's isn't any set agenda.

And what's more..there is no registration fees! It's free and open to all, provided they have a genuine interest in listening to the speakers' innovative ideas and interacting with them.

 

Who are the campers

Campers at the WiCamp are typically:


  • Professionals
  • Entrepreneurs (Start-ups)
  • Venture Capitalists/ Angel Investors
  • Researchers
  • Faculty 
  • Students
  • Govt. Employees
  • House makers
  • Politicians

... almost anybody who has a genuine interest in the field of Innovation and Creativity.

 

It is encouraged that all those who have innovative ideas which they would like to showcase on such an excellent platform to register as a speaker too.

It is not necessary that people who have made it Big can only speak at such 'un-conferences', rather people who think BIG in a fresh innovative way, are the perspective speakers.

That's what makes WiCamp special.

 

We present a free platform to present your ideas in front of professionals and leaders from varying fields and an extremely enthusiastic audience.

 

So...to all those hesitant about becoming a speaker...

 

"Shed off your shyness and scruples!

Dazzle the audience with your innovative ideas!

Make them believe what you believe!

Erase their doubts and scruples!

Prove that Your Idea will Definitely Make it Big!"

 

Register Now for WiCamp BITS Goa!

 

 

What are the takeaways

Of the several things that one tends to gain from, the salient takeaways include:

  • Learning from the frontiers of innovation 'As Practiced'
  • A platform to share your experiments on innovation and garner ideas and critique
  • Socializing with like minded people
  • A chance for students and professionals to interact face-to-face and build a strong link between them for the exchange of ideas and views, filling up the gap between the two groups.

 

About BITS-Pilani Goa Campus

The BITS – Pilani, Goa Campus,one of the most modern elite institutes in the country,and part of the renowned BITS-Pilani University, is about 10 kms south of Vasco-da-Gama, 20 kms north of Margaon and 5 kms east of Goa Airport, along National Highway – 17B, Bye-pass road in Zuarinagar.

 

In the midst of idyllic, sylvan beauty, the campus is unique in the respect of scenic beauty and panoramic view of picturesque surroundings encompassing Zuari River, hillocks, roads,waterways, forests, and landscape.

Under the theme of Innovation Practices, speakers and campers from all over the country will converge at BITS-Pilani Goa to present to the world, Innovations that have or can pioneer change, which are going to change the future...

(For more info   refer: http://www.bits-goa.ac.in/  ; Wikipedia: BITS-Pilani Goa )

 

What makes WiCamp BITS Goa even more exciting and unique?

WiCamp takes place on the last day of  quark 2010 - BITS-Pilani Goa's Annual National Innovation Techno-Management festival (which spans 3 activity-packed days from Feb 4th-6th 2010 - http://www.bits-quark.org/ ).

Incidentally TEDxBITSGoa (http://www.tedxbitsgoa.com/) is also going to be held on the 5th February 2010 of Quark 2010.

So there will be an extremely exciting euphoric atmosphere, buzzing with ideas, with loads of enthusiasts from the industry,research and educational institutes being present.

This makes it even more conducive to the exchange of innovative ideas in the 'un-conference'.

Thus WiCamp BITS Goa promises to be a refreshingly fun,intellectual and educational experience, sure to leave a deep lasting impact on the way we think.

Be Sure Not To Miss This Unique Opportunity! Register today for WiCamp BITSGoa.

 

 

quark 2010 Teaser Trailer

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