Date: 28th - 30th August 2021 SIG: All SIGs
Insight Talks aim to provide a full picture of the opportunities present in various fields of Engineering. Over the course of 3 days, final year students from all Student Interest Groups will present their experiences within and outside NITK, ranging from research internship experiences to industrial experience to switching fields to pursue your interests. YouTube Playlist
Date: 24th - 25th July 2021 SIG: Piston & SIGHT
The event was conducted under SIGHT to spread awareness of Covid-19 among the students. It will involve a 24-hour hackathon which was extended by 6 hours, preceded by a workshop to provide the necessary information to the participants. The problem statement was implemented in PyBullet and Drake using MeshCat as a simulator.
Knowledge Sharing Session on Static Timing Analysis
Date: 05th - 06th July 2021 SIG: Diode
A Knowledge Sharing Session was conducted on Static Timing Analysis open to everyone to gain better insight into this topic through an informative interaction. The main session’s speaker was Hitesh S, an MTech student in Microelectronics and VLSI, pursuing at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. The session covered the basics of STA which includes Metastability in VLSI circuits, concepts of Setup and Hold time, Clock Skew, etc. A separate pre-session was held at 6 PM on 5 July 2021 for gaining preliminary knowledge of the topic. This session was conducted by Rahul Hanchate, a final year ECE student at NITK.
Date: 03rd - 04th July 2021 SIG: Piston
A 2 day event consisting of:
An intensive problem-solving competition orbiting around the notions of Robotics, Aviation Tech, Material defects, and more.
A one-of-a-kind design challenge to come up with implementations that can rock the foundations of civilizations.
Silicon Maze 2021
Date: 26th - 27th June 2021 SIG: CompSoc
Conducted in collaboration with Web Enthusiast's Club NITK, this was a 24 hour programming contest based on various disciplines of Computer Science like Data Structures and Algorithms, Systems, Machine Learning and Development. Themed around the Avengers, the 4 tracks were held on 3 different platforms: Algorithms on CodeDrills, Machine Learning on Kaggle, Systems and Development on HackerEarth, with equal weightage given to all tracks. Participants could take part in teams of three. Silicon Maze Website
Resume Building Session
Date: 11th June 2021 SIG: All SIGs
An interactive session on how to build an outstanding resume, conducted for the first and second year student members who will soon be pursuing internship opportunities. The session covered what should and shouldn't be put on a resume, along with a walkthrough of some templates to get started. The session was conducted by Chandran N, final year executive member at IEEE NITK Student Branch.
Summer Mentorship Program
Date: 06th June 2021 - 11th July 2021 SIG: All SIGs
This is a 4-week long summer mentorship project conducted by the sophomores of our club to help mentor the student members of Mangalore Sub-Section in their fields of interest. A total of 20 projects are being offered. Weekly tutorial meets will be held on different platforms such as Slack and Microsoft Teams, with reference materials continuously supplied to aid the mentees in their projects. List of SMPs
Envision Project Expo
Date: 05th June 2021 SIG: All SIGs
Executive members of our branch mentor freshman student members in select projects as part of the Envision program. This Expo is an annual event for members to showcase their respective projects. This year's expo was also conducted in the virtual format. Blogs containing detailed descriptions, demo videos and further reading material for interested readers were put up for all projects. Virtual Expo
Date: 15th - 16th May 2021 SIG: WiE
A 2-day non technical event consisting of:
Survive The Minute - A JAM Event where participants are given a minute to put forward their points on the assigned topics.
Just My Angle - A Debate competition wherein teams discuss their viewpoints on various topics.
Virtual Project Expo
Date: 10th April 2021 SIG: All SIGs
All the year long projects completed by the second year executive members of the Student Branch, mentored by the third and fourth year executive members were displayed on our website. Along with the project reports, the project mentors and mentees were available for interaction during the mentioned time slot. Virtual Expo
Date: 09th – 11th April 2021 SIG: Piston
A 48-hour puzzle competition involving logic questions to test the reasoning, deductions and analytical skills of participants. The event was aimed at freshman students to provide them with a fun and enthralling puzzle competition.