GOVIND BALLABH PANT UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE & TECHNOLOGY

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SOFT-O-MANIA
24 January - 29 January 2018

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SOFT-O-MANIA


Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology announces a state level technical online event/contest SOFT-O- MANIA from 24 - 29 Jan, 2018 organized jointly by the following groups:

  • Computer Engineering Student Branch Chapter (Interface)
  • University Website Management Cell (UWMC)
  • The online event is divided into four sub events:

    1. PHOTOMANIAC : If you happen to be a photography enthusiast who loves to work on photoshop then this event gives you the best opportunity to present your skills.
    2. WEB WIZARD : This competition features the creation of high-quality, well-designed and original websites.
    3. APPDROID : This challenge gives you the chance of using your personal ideas to make an android application for phone and tablet.
    4. VISUAL VORTEX : This challenge is all about the art and fun of video creation and editing.

    General Rules

  • The contestant must be a student pursuing his/her studies from any college (UG/PG) in Uttarakhand State.
  • A participant can participate in more than one event.
  • A participant can submit maximum one entry per event, violation to this rule may result in disqualification of all the entries made by the participant.


  • Link To Event Website

    Photomaniac

    Rules

  • Teams must contain one to four participants. Not more than four people are allowed in a team.
  • This contest would comprise of two rounds:

    1. ROUND 1: The contestant can submit any previous creation of his/her choice in a zipped folder containing
      • A Pdf document containing the details of the participants.
      • The PSD file with maximum size of 30MB
      • The JPEG file with maximum size of 5MB

      This round will be held between 21-24 January, 2018. Entries submitted after 5:00 PM (23th January) will not be entertained.

    2. ROUND 2: The same procedure for submission would be followed with the only change that the participants would be provided with a theme in this round. This round will be held between 24-29 January, 2018. Entries submitted after 5:00 PM (29th January) will not be entertained .

  • Images submitted for the contest will not be entered into our image collection or re-sold/re-distributed in any way.

  • Modifying, enhancing or altering someone else's artwork does not constitute an original, valid contest entry.

  • The design will be judged on the basis of overall creativity, concept, creative adaptation of source images, visual impact and technical skills.

  • The images used by you shouldn’t have any copyright violation. In case, any copyright violation is detected, the entry will be disqualified.

  • In Google Images, there is an option of Tools. When you click tools, there is a an option called "Usage Rights". When you click the drop down, you have to choose "Labelled for reuse or Labelled for reuse with modification". The participants may use this to prevent the use of images having copy right.



  • Prizes :

    1. 1st Position : Rs. 5000

    2. 2nd Position : Rs. 3000

    3. 3rd Position : Rs. 2000


    For queries contact :
    Dewansh Pandey : +91 9458177778
    dewanshpandey2696@gmail.com

    Web Wizard

    Rules

  • Teams must contain one to four participants. Not more than four people are allowed in a team.

  • Participants can use any language or web framework.

  • The website should be developed with the theme of "Nation building and community welfare" which may include implementation of any startup idea or may target various social and economic issues.

  • This contest would comprise of two rounds:

    1. Round-I: The contestants will have to submit an abstract in PDF format depicting the working and motto of your website and how it satisfies the given theme.It is more like an initial proposal of your application and should also contain the details of the participants.This round would be held between 21-23 January, 2018.

      The last date of submission for this round is 23 January, 2018 till 05:00 pm.


    2. Round-II: The participants must deploy their web application on free servers like 000webhost , Heroku etc. and submit its link in a text file inside the zip folder. The organizers of the competition will have access to your code base which will be submitted in the same zipped folder, to prevent cheating from occurring. We pledge not to disclose all or part of the code of your application This round would be held between 24-29 January, 2018.

      The last date of submission for this round is 29 January, 2018 till 05:00 pm.


  • Third-party software in the form of libraries or plugins are allowed and we encourage it's use if they are available to the general public and it's use is permitted by the license. Javascript libraries, flash widgets are also allowed, as well as other applications such as ImageMagick, ffmpeg, etc.

  • The web application can include publicly available web services. This means that mashups with services such as Google, Yahoo, Flickr, Twitter, etc. are all possible and allowed.

  • Website will be judged on the basis of design, user interface, originality, innovation, utility and completeness



  • Prizes :

    1. 1st Position : Rs. 5000

    2. 2nd Position : Rs. 3000

    3. 3rd Position : Rs. 2000


    For queries contact :
    Sarthak Sharma : +91 7252033642
    sarthak18sharma@gmail.com

    Appdroid

    Rules

  • Teams must contain one to four participants. Not more than four people are allowed on a team.

  • The contest is for novel and innovative android phone and tablet applications. All applications must be compatible with minimum SDK API 19:Android 4.4(Kit-Kat) and maximum SDK API 24:Android 7.0(Nougat).

  • The application should be developed with the theme of "Nation building and community welfare" which may include implementation of any startup idea or may target at various social and economic issues.
    You may refer to following ideas:

    1. BeMyEyes -an application for the blind people.
    2. Earthquake Alert!-an application for earthquake alerts.

  • This contest would comprise of two rounds:

    1. Round-I:The contestants will have to submit any app made by the participants of their choice and a file in PDF format depicting the working and motto of your application.This round would be held between 21-23 January, 2018.

      The last date of submission for this round is 23 January, 2018 till 05:00 pm.

    2. Round-II: In this round the contestants will have to make an app on the theme mentioned above. The contestants will have to submit the binary build of the application i.e apk file and a PDF document containing description of your application along with the screenshots of different features of your application in a zip folder. This round would be held between 24-29 January, 2018.

      The last date of submission for this round is 29 January, 2018 till 05:00 pm.


  • Network services that are part of the application should also be real services embodying no mock-up components.

  • If your application has a server component, submission of that server package is not required. But it is your responsibility to make sure the server is running and available during the judgment period so application is functional during evaluation.

  • The app will be judged on the basis of perceived value, importance, originality, innovation,definition and business viability.

  • Your entry may not include any third party trademarks (logos, names) or copyrighted materials (music, images, video, recognizable people) unless you have obtained permission to use the materials.



  • Prizes :

    1. 1st Position : Rs. 5000

    2. 2nd Position : Rs. 3000

    3. 3rd Position : Rs. 2000


    For queries contact :
    Harshit Joshi : +91 8476972545
    hjoshi15497@gmail.com

    Visual Vortex

    Rules

  • Teams must contain one to two participants. Not more than two people are allowed in a team.

  • This contest would comprise of two rounds:

    1. Round I: The contestant would submit any creation of his/her choice in a zip folder. This folder would contain:
      • A PDF documemt containing the details of the participants.
      • Video file
      This round would be held between 21-23 January, 2018.

      The last date of submission for this round is 23 January, 2018 till 05:00 pm.

    2. Round II: The same procedure for submission would be followed with the only change that the theme would be provided in this round based on which the video should be developed. This round would be held between 24-29 January, 2018.

      The last date of submission for this round is 29 January, 2018 till 05:00 pm.


  • The length of the video should not exceed 120 seconds (two minutes).

  • No copyrighted materials (music, images, etc.) may be used for this contest unless you own the copyright or have a license to use the material for this contest. Written permission must be obtained and provided upon request for all copyrighted materials.

  • The video will be judged on the basis of impact, creativity, style, subject matter and music.



  • Prizes :

    1. 1st Position : Rs. 5000

    2. 2nd Position : Rs. 3000

    3. 3rd Position : Rs. 2000


    For queries contact :
    Sandeep Panwar : +91 8954414759
    sandeeppanwar141096@gmail.com

    Student Registration Charges


  • Rs. 50/- per student (in single student participation) or team (in team student participation) participating in one or two activities.
  • Rs. 100/- per student (in single student participation) or team (in team student participation) participating in three or four activities.
  • The registration charges is required to be submitted in the following account before proceeding further.
  • If 2 members of a team comprising of 3 or 4 memebers want to participate in Visual Vortex, then their details should be filled first in the registration form.

    Account Holder Name:- Comptroller, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology - (College of Technology Account), Pantnagar
    Account Number:- 734602010000637
    Bank Name:- Union Bank of India
    Branch:- Pantnagar
    IFSC code:- UBIN0573469

    OR

    Making payments as easy as possible for the participants, the transaction for the payment can
    be done through TEZ app to the
    Contact Number:- 7351503454
    You must mention "SOFTOMANIA"-"Your team name" in the subject of transaction.


    For Registration:-   Click Here
  • The event is organized by the following groups:

  • Computer Engineering Student Branch Chapter - Interface
  • The University Website Management Cell (UWMC)


  • Interface UWMC
    Dr. Rajeev Singh, Staff Counselor - Interface Dr. Rajeev Singh, In-charge UWMC
    Saurav Koranga, Co-Coordinator (Soft-O-Mania): +917055427798 Govind Verma, Co-Incharge UWMC
    Dewansh Pandey: +91 9458177778 Jitendra Kumar, Web Developer
    Sarthak Sharma: +91 7252033642 Vartika Sah, Web Developer
    Harshit Joshi: +91 8476972545
    Sandeep Panwar: +91 8954414759











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