“Innovation is the backbone of civilisation.”And it is this innovation that we tend to harness throughout all progress that Man has made so far.
Junkyard Wars brings to you a wasteathon.The objective is simple.
We human beings produce a lot of waste. Waste that might be recycled but isn’t. Waste that might be reused but isn’t.The mantra is three pronged.
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- RecycleBYOW - Bring Your Own Waste.Recycle the waste that you normally would discard. Help keep India cleaner by 1 waste article at least.
- ReuseDesign and make an innovative solution to a real life problem using waste that is a by-product of day to day life.
- ReproducePrepare a presentation on how you believe your model will be a step above the rest.
- 5 participants in one team. Cross college participants in one team are allowed.
- Event consists of 2 rounds.
- Round 1 consists of a set of questions that test the logical aptitude of participating teams. Top 5 teams move to the next round.
- No electronic devices or computation aids are allowed in round 1.
- Round 2 will be of minimum 5 hours duration. Teams have to start their model, create an innovative solution and finally pitch their presentation in front of judges.
- The decision of event co-ordinators in this event is absolute.
- Some special ingredients will be provided which they must incorporate in their model. Teams are encouraged to bring their own waste.
- Teams scoring better in prelims will get an advantage in the second round.
- Use of laptops, electronic gadgets for information and research purposes in the second round, is allowed.
- MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU.
Prize Money - To be announced soon
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