K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studiesand Research is proud to announce ICON 2K18, a two-day technicalevent, to be held on 1st and 2nd Feb, 2018. This will be the 11thedition of the esteemed and anticipated event. Every year we choosea technology based happening theme, last year our theme was AI andVR.
Based on the theme we build up something called as ‘Gallery’, whichis like an exhibit, where there are displays based on the theme.Last year, we were graced by Miko companion robot [ more info here] based on AI and neural network based decision making, ourstudents developed a automatic line-following robotic car, therewas an exhibit for brain controlled helicopter from Puzlebox [ moreinfo here ] and many such events.
This year our theme is Marvel Vs DC (Technical Aspects).
The fest comprises of crowd pulling events ranging from sports toe-sports, and of course programming based events, alsonon-technical events like Virtual Stock Market, Film Making, MockCID etc.
Last we had a foot fall of over 5000, students from variouscolleges across Mumbai attended the event, there were over 1000children from nearby schools who got to see the exhibits and learnabout AI.