Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, DIAT, has bagged 1st prize in Smart India Hackathon, SIH, 2020, held from 1st to 3rd of this month at Noida Institute of Engineering and Technology, Uttar Pradesh. This 36- hour non-stop digital product building competition was a national level competition for software edition, which was organized jointly by the Ministry of Human Resource Development and All India Council for Technical Education. During the competition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the participants in a live event.
Six- member team of the institute received one lakh rupees as prize money for solving a technical problem using artificial intelligence.
Defence Research and Development Organization Chairman Dr G. Satheesh Reddy has congratulated the team on winning the award for a consecutive second time. (AIR)