Organized by: FORGE Accelerator
Entry Fee: Free
TNIGC kicks off with the HACKATHON#2 on the 19th (8PM) - 22nd (8PM) Jan, 2018[#72hours] in Coimbatore at our 20,000 sq.ft facility that includes HWjunction - the one-stop-shop hackspace for full-spectrum hardware innovation offering equipment, tools, and resources in IoT, electronics, desktop fabrication, 3D printing, drones, and automation & robotics, to support the design, development, and testing of ‘manufacturing’ ready prototypes.
On the 3rd day (22, Jan 2018) a jury of eminent experts, entrepreneurs, investors etc. shall select the first 3 prizes who will win cash awards of Rs. 1,00,000, Rs. 50,000 & Rs. 25,000.
In addition, the TOP 10 Ideas/Hacks shall be selected for the next stage - BootCamp+DemoDay from which the TOP 3 winners shall be offered admission to the FORGE.FELLOWS program - a 3-to-6 month Prototyping (pre-incubation) program aimed at fast-tracking the design and development of deployment-ready prototypes. A grant of up to Rs. 5 Lakhs (in-kind & cash) shall be offered jointly by EDII & FORGE.