These events were coordinated by the IEEE IAS DAIICT Student Branch Chapter during the annual technical fest I.fest ’19 organized by IEEE Student Branch DAIICT was witnessed from 11th to 13th October 2019. The fest comprised many technical and nontechnical events which made it a total success.
Each of the event organized was related to participants’ ability to design a manually controlled robot and their skill to control it to sheer their path to victory. Both of the events had a good number of participants.
i.Bot which was held on 12th October 2019 at 12 pm and had around 20 participants from various colleges. The event was held in Cafeteria of DAIICT which was a major spot of attraction during the fest.
The participants had to race through the track designed by the event coordinators in minimum possible time to win. The track comprised many obstacles with decided penalties which the designed bot had to overcome to win the race. The time to complete the track was noted by the coordinators.
Team Roar was victorious in this race while team Archons were winners for the best design and innovation. The track was very challenging and the participants had a tough time to overcome the obstacles and complete the race. The winners were given prizes during the Closing Ceremony of the fest.
Roboclash was another major event of i.Fest ’19 also coordinated by the IEEE IAS DA-IICT Student Branch Chapter which had a total participation of 8 teams from colleges all over India. The event was conducted on 12th October 2019 at 9.30 pm at the Cafeteria. The participants had massive bots to fight against each other in the special arena made for the bot fight.
Firstly, there were elimination rounds between all the bots. Each fight had 3 rounds each round consisting of 20 seconds for the knockout.
After the elimination rounds, 4 bots were shortlisted for the quarter-finals.
All the fights were very thrilling and interesting. After the quarter-finals, we had the semi-finals. A huge crowd had gathered there to witness the event. At last, we had two finalists, team Insignia and Rock. The final match was won by team Rock. Thus the event came to a successful end.