5th Project Innovation Contest - 2016

Project Innovation Contest (PIC) a sister concern activity of ICDCIT started in the year 2012 as a co-activity of ICDCIT. Since inception it has made its significant contribution towards the society. The main objective of PIC is to motivate the student community to develop projects with innovative ideas which should support as an add-on to the human lifestyle. 5th PIC-2016 which will be held in conjunction with 12th ICDCIT during 15th – 18th January 2016 invites project contributions from students.

PIC also provides platform for students from B.E., B. Tech, MCA, BCA & BSc (CS&IT) to showcase their technological talent by representing their innovative ideas in the areas of Computer Science, Information Technology and Multidisciplinary. The suggested themes are given below but not restricted to:

Areas included:

  • Software projects
  • Mobile Apps
  • Embedded systems projects
  • VLSI Project
  • Robotics projects
  • High performance computing projects
  • Cloud Computing Project
  • Web based projects
  • Networking Project
  • Wireless Sensor Project
  • Image processing projects
  • Power management projects
  • Microcontroller projects
  • Information security projects


The accepted projects will pass through a review process. The selected project group will be invited to showcase their project with demonstrated model for the said period. The best three projects will be awarded with attractive Cash Prizes.

Important Dates:

Last Date for Submission:  15th November 2015
Acceptance Notification:  5th December 2015


The official language of the contest is English. All written and spoken contest materials will be in English.


  • A team must comprise of not more than 4 members (2 or 3 students + 1 advisor/mentor/guide).
  • Students can be from any stream of B.E / B.Tech / MCA / BCA / BSc (CS&IT).
  • Each team must have an advisor/mentor/guide.
  • Members of a team must be affiliated with the same educational institute.
  • The project has to be recommended by the head of the Institute/Department.


Contestants need to meet all of the following requirements at the time of the final contest presentations:

  • Be enrolled as a student at an accredited educational institution.
  • Not be involved in any part of the administration of the contest.
  • Not already be enrolled in another team with a different project.


  • Hostel accommodation will be provided to all participants of the selected project for the presentation.

Project Evaluation Criteria

Each project will be evaluated by minimum two reviewers. The project will be evaluated mainly on the following key points:

  • Innovation
  • Societal contribution
  • Technology Adopted
  • Cost Incurred and
  • Its Commercial Implications

PIC-2016 Result

PIC ID: 3, Database Management using Big Data Technologies-HIVE and HBASE, Vasavi S, Sindhuri A, Geetha Jayasri B and Kavya P.

PIC ID: 4, Classification of Image Objects using Zernike Moments, Vasavi S, Sk Reshma, Y Sahithi and G Lakshmi Prasanna.

PIC ID: 5, Rascam: A Hidden Surveillance Camera using Raspberry .PiĀ  Ajinkya Pathania, Rishabh Vij and Yashvi Jain.

PIC ID: 8, Propeller LED Display raj Sengar, Karan Sengar and Neeti Chourey.

PIC ID: 10, Advanced Home Security with Home Automation, Rahul Singh, Rahul Nayak, Rohan Kumar and Navya Casturi.

PIC ID: 11, The Way to Smart Agri, Krishnaraj Venkitapathi, S Deebika and R Kavya.

PIC ID: 12, Efficient Bi-Directional Wireless Charging System for Electrical and Electronics Devices, Sugato Hajra, Pallavi Pathi and Pulkit Sharma.

PIC ID: 14, Design of Health Monitoring System for Automative and Industrial Applications based on Non-Contact Electrocardiogram Signal, Archisman Sarkar, Rahul Singh, Dr. Anoop CS.

PIC ID: 18, Fingerprint Identification for Advanced Monitoring System, Anupam Garain Kashyap, Abhishek Mishra, Ankita Chandra and Anupriya Kisku.

PIC ID: 19, Revivr (Strengthen Yourself), Navjot Singh and Rupinder Kaur.

PIC ID: 20, RFID based Bus Tracking System, Madhuparna Upadhyay, Tathagata Bandopadhyay.

PIC ID: 22, Online Auto-Rickshaw Reservation System, Aakash Raj, Simran Arora, Priyanka Parida.

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