The 9th edition of the National Level IT Fest conducted by the Department of MCA- SHELLS was held on 19th and 20th of March 2015.
The inaugural ceremony was held on 19th March 2015, for which we had Mr. Wafi Asgar,Head-HR, Innovatia India as the chief guest. Rev. Fr. Augustine George, the Vice Principal gave the Presidential address and Mr. Wafi Asgar gave the Inaugural address.
We were glad to welcome 114 talented participants from 18 colleges who registered show cased a healthy competition. Four of the 18 were out- station colleges too.
The theme for Shells 2K15 is "AWANTICS" that is based on Cloud Computing and Data Analytics, with a Tagline “An Harbinger for the Innovative Era”. There were 10 fascinating events like IT Manager, Coding, Treasure Hunt, Tech-Pic, Product Launch, Tech-Contemplate, Gaming, Web Designing, News Reporting and IT Quiz might have helped the participants to showcase their talents
Yet another attraction of shells is that the winner of the event coding will be awarded with a job offer in UST Global, one of the best IT firms in Bangalore. This is the third consecutive time that UST global is rendering us the job offer during shells. We express our heartfelt gratitude to the support of UST global and to Shri Sudhansu. Thank You sir.
This year under the able leadership of the faculty coordinator Dr. Ambika the Student coordinators are Mr.Abijith and Ms.Chitra of II year MCA did a wonderful job in coordinating their peers and also great support of final year and first year MCA students.
On behalf of every one present I take this opportunity to appreciate the staff co-coordinator and student coordinators
Diffferent committes were formed such as
Designing, Sponsorship and invitation, promotion, onstage, offstage, Escort, Control room, Registration, Venue management, stage decoration, Transportation and accommodation, Social network, Choir, Food and Transport, and Individual events and filler committees under the leadership of faculty members of our department.
All the team worked in full spirit for past one month and made this fest a grand success.
This year exclusively for Event Management a new app SHELLS 2K15 was developed by our students.
Highlight of the Shells 2K15 Mr.Sudhansu, Center head, UST Global handed over the coding event job offers from UST Global to Ms. Soumyavathi from Jyothi Nivas College, Mr. Manaz from St.Aloysius College and Ganesh. R from Kristu Jayanti College.
The overall winner was St. Aloysius College, Mangalore and Runners up was Surana College, Bangalore. Winner and runner trophies were handed over to them by the chief guest, Vice Principal and Head of the Department. The other entire events were also awarded with cash prizes.
Chief Guest Mr. Sudhansu Panigrahi gave an encouraging talk, and the valedictory function concluded by the vote of thanks delivered by the student coordinator Mr. Abijith.