SAKSHAM 2016

Northcap University, Gurgaon in association with SAE Club organized the event SAKSHAM 2016 from 10th – 13th March 2016.  Mr. Anil Kumar Gillawat (ME Department) along with Mr. Vijay Raj Pilania (ME Department)attended the event

I, Mr. Anil Kumar Gillawat (ME Department) along with Mr. Vijay Raj Pilania (ME Department), was provided an opportunity by the Institute to visit Northcap University, Gurgaon for attending Saksham Event held from 10th – 13th March 2016.

About the Event

This event is first of its kind tech fest at the North India Level organized by The North Cap University, Gurgaon in association with SAE Club. More than 250 students from NCU, IP University Delhi, GD Goenka University, IEC Noida, DPGITM Gurgaon, Dronacharya Engineering College, Gurgaon, Amity University, Manesar, SRM University, Manesar, and BRCM, Bhiwani participated in the 4-day fest. The theme for the fest was MAKE IN INDIA and Rakesh Sood, Managing Director; Trim India graced the occasion as the Chief Guest

List of Events held:

·         Carname (off road rally event)

·         Project display competition

·         Cross bow design and manufacturing

·         Ancient catapult design and manufacturing
·         Ideaz

·         3 way programming

·         Battle of bots

·         Drone design and fabrication

·         Mine Maze

·         RC racing
·         LAN gaming

·         Web designing

·         CAD modeling

·         Code treasure hunt

Course Contents

On the first day of the fest students from various colleges showcased their projects in automotive and technical field. The winners for the project display were given cash prizes from SAE Club.

 Many technical events were organized on the second day of the fest including Drone designing, techno quiz, Aero-modelling, Cross bow, treasure hunt, archery etc. Drone designing provided a real-world aircraft design experience for the students by giving them the opportunity to validate their analytic studies. The students designed, fabricated, and demonstrated the flight capabilities of an unmanned, electric powered, radio controlled aircraft that can best meet the specified mission profile. In treasure hunt, the teams/individuals were given a coding which they had to decode and find clues.

On the last day TSD car rally i.e, Time, Speed Distance Rally in which 12 participants drove their cars across a 30 KM route in Gurgaon. Students, teachers and working professionals in pairs were given a road book which had all the instructions regarding directions, distance and time. Navigator played an important role here. She/he kept calculating the Speed based on Time and Distance figures given in the Road book and guided the driver.

Feed Back of the Event:

We are having Dron-Tech techfest, which consider different branches. However, this type of event may be proposed by Mechanical Engineering Department in association with SAE.

These events will motivate skill development and brainstorming. Benefits of this type of techfest will

·         Generates skillful people trained and skilled in such technical scenarios.

·         Pose as an opportunity to those who are eager to participate in certain technical activities.

·         Elevate the college name to a nationally acclaimed level.


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