Microsoft App Fest – 2013 – 24 hour Hackathon

PESITM, Shivamogga in association with Microsoft conducted 24 Hour non-stop Windows 8 app Fest event on September 29th and September 30th 2013 (2PM to 2PM).

The inauguration of App Fest was done by Dr. Sanjeev R Kunte, Professor, Dept. of CSE, JNNCE. Mr. Sandeep Alur from Microsoft, Mr. Vinay S, Associate Prof. and Head of the Department of CSE, PESITM and Mr. Pramod Prabhudev, Head CDC, PESITM addressed the gathering.

Mr. Sandeep Alur gave talks about,

i. Employability Skills for Today & Tomorrow
ii. Basics of App development
iii. App Development Journey & the need for an Idea

Around 300 team of students from PESITM and various other colleges had participated to develop Apps. The app fest was carried throughout the night followed by dinner break, ice breaker sessions and musical breaks. Apps developed by students will be upgraded and improved in ‘Check Points’ which will be conducted every weekends of October 2013 under the guidance of Microsoft Expert team.

By | 2013-10-11T14:31:48+00:00 October 2nd, 2013|Computer Science, Electrical, Electronics & Communication, Information Science, Mechanical, Placement|Comments Off on Microsoft App Fest – 2013 – 24 hour Hackathon

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