The IIT Bombay has empanled JharkhandStatenews.com as its online media partner to cover its three day *Techfest beginning Jauary 3.
Techfest,the International, Science and Technology festival of IIT Bombay-known as the largest festival of its kind in Asia-has been granted patronage from UNESCO in its endeavour for providing a platform to students in the field of science and technology.
Last year,Techfest was participated by about 92,000 students from over 2,200 colleges across India and over 7,000 faculty and corporate executives.This year more participants are expected to take part in it.
Slated to be held between January 3-5,2013 inside IIT Bombay,Techfest is not only a technical festival but a unique amalgamation of competitions, inspiring lectures from eminent personalities such as Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and Nobel Laureates, cutting edge technology exhibits from over 17 countries and our social initiatives aimed to reform the present day Indian society.
The empanement was made after IIT Bombay’s Manager(Media) and JharkhandStateNews’ Editor Manoj Prasad today signed a memorandum of understanding.As per the MoU,while JharkhandStateNews.com will provide full coverage of the event and all its highlights,IIT Bombay would give JharkhandStateNews.com the status on Online Media Partner of Techfest and its logo would be put up in the Techfest website,2013.