6th Project Innovation Contest

6th Project Innovation Contest

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. 6th PIC-2017 which will be held in conjunction with 13th ICDCIT during 13th – 16th January 2017 invites project contributions from students.

PIC provides a platform to the students of B.E., B.Tech, MCA, BCA, B.Sc (CS&IT) and M.Sc (CS&IT) to showcase their technical skills and innovations in solving real life problems with the help of applications of Computer Science and Information Technology. The primary themes of PIC 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 submitted projects will pass through a peer review process. The selected project group will be invited to showcase their project with demonstrated model during the conference. The best three projects will be awarded with attractive Prizes.


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 / B.Sc (CS&IT) / M.Sc (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.


  • Soft copy of the project template must be submitted through easy chair link.
  • Documentation part of the project should be prepared as per the template provided below.
  • Only selected project will be called for the presentation and that will be intimated through their provided email id.

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.

Projects are to be submitted through the Easychair link.

Easychair Link

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

For Queries contact: [email protected], [email protected]

Important Dates

5th November 2016

Last Date for Submission

5th December 2016

Acceptance Notification


  • Hostel accommodation will be provided to all participants of the selected project for the presentation.
  • To and Fro Fair (Sleeper Class) will be provided to outside participants.