EVENTS

EVENT 1

CONCLAVE



Seminar



Schedule : Waiting for update



Technology is the best explained, demonstrated and understood through physical observations and self judgements. Therefore, we invite you all to attend the seminars and workshops by various eminent and renowned persons from all over India, for better understanding of technology.



EVENT 2

CODEPLAY



Coding & Debugging



Team Size : 2



If you see everything in life as a step by step unfolding of a concept, and if you are adept in translating your solutions into various programming languages, then code play is your game. Come and spend an hour with us decrypting codes and solving mind games.



Schedule : Waiting for update



Rules and Regulations :

  • The event will be held in a total of 2 rounds.

  • Find your Key:

  • Some code will be given on paper. Dry run it to find the output in the stipliated time which will be mentioned on spot.

  • The output will be the key to proceed to the next round.

  • Stop talking, start coding: Here, the finalists will have to code solutions to problems given. Languages allowed are C, C++ and Java. The team solving the maximum no. of problems will be adjudged as the winner.

  • In case of a tie in 2nd and 3rd rounds, the standing in the previous round(s) will be taken into account to resolve the tie. So, give your best from the start. The decision of the professors/judges shall be final and binding.



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EVENT 3

BRAINSTORM



Quiz



Team Size : 1 - 3



Schedule : Waiting for update



From the how to why, from the whom to where, from the what to the when, we aim to fuel your wit, curiosity and quickness of thought through our quiz session named brainstorm.



Rules and Regulations :

  • Format and rules of the quiz will be decided by the Quiz Master during the event.



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EVENT 4

VERB-O-WAR



Debate



Team Size : 2



Schedule : Waiting for update



We provide the stage while you provide the voice. Verb-o-war is the place to battle out your ideas and concepts, and enforce the wide spectrum of thought.



Rules and Regulations :

  • Motion and rules will be given on spot



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EVENT 5

DATABASE MANAGER



Database Management



Team Size : 2



Schedule : Waiting for update



Do you think you have the ability to oversee the working of an entire organization? Do you think you have what it takes to implement your leadership skills into SQL queries? Look no further than database manager.



Rules and Regulations :

  • Can’t the ERDs be better? (45mins) Here the participants will be given some ERDs. All they have to do is use their creativity to find faults in some relationships and create better relationships among the entities. Answers to some questions will not be fixed and in those questions, participants with maximum creativity will gain the most.

  • Show your SQL magic(45mins) This round will consist of 10 questions, of which 3 will be starred questions. The questions require data to be fetched from tables which had already been created in the database beforehand. Oracle database will be provided. Team solving the maximum queries will win.

  • The decision of the judges shall be final and binding.



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EVENT 6

WEBBED



Web Designing



Team Size : 2



Schedule : Waiting for update



Are you a tech-savvy soul that can integrate artistic idea with programming techniques? Participate in a web-designing event, to explore your artistic eye through the eye of machine.



Rules and Regulations :

  • Same set of image repository to be provided to all contestants where all required images for the event is to be found.

  • TOOLS ALLOWED: HTML, CSS, PHP, JAVASCRIPT, NOTEPAD++, GOOGLE CHROME, INTERNET EXPLORER.

  • Create sample site according to the provided guidelines.

  • Judgement on designing skills and looks and coding capability.

  • The decision of the professors/judges shall be final and binding.





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EVENT 7

DIGIBIT



Digital Electronics



Team Size : 2



Schedule : Waiting for update



Interested in implementing your ideas and concepts with your bare hands? Come participate in Digibit, where we provide the elements and you provide the brain.



Rules and Regulations :

  • The event will consist of two rounds.

  • There will be an objective type quiz on the fundamentals of digital electronics.Selected teams from this round to proceed to the next round.

  • Herein the participants will try to perform hardware implementation of design problems from digital electronics components that will be given on the spot. The maximum number of chips available for any team will be specified. The ICs allowed to be used will be specified beforehand. The participants will be given a maximum of three hours to complete this circuit.



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EVENT 8

RO-BOLT



Robotics



Team Size : 1-5



Schedule : Waiting for update



If you thought that robotics couldn’t get any cooler think again, participate in our robotic race, over various terrains and discover the athlete living underneath your armour of technology.



Rules and Regulations :

  • The objective of this contest is to complete the track in the shortest period of time.

  • Robots should be built according to the specifications provided. Any deviation from the mentioned specifications will lead to immediate disqualification.

  • No test practice on the main terrain is allowed.

  • The Robot must have passed inspection prior to the competition.

  • Robots have to stay on the ground. Thus they may not fly or jump.

  • Once the race begins, three hand touches are allowed. If you are taking hand touch, you have to start from last checkpoint. Timer will not be paused in this case.

  • If the robot crosses a checkpoint, and moves off track, then the robot would be placed back on the previous checkpoint crossed. Timer will not be paused in this case.

  • Time will be measured by a judge with a stopwatch. The recorded time shall be final.

  • After the race starts if there is any malfunctioning, 5 minutes of repairing time will be provided with a 20sec penalty. After 5 minutes the team in question will be disqualified.

  • Terminals for charging the battery will not be provided in the college.

  • Combustion engines are not allowed because of noise and exhaust gas.

  • Damage / intending to damage the arena will lead to immediate disqualification.

  • Final decision rest with the judges.

  • Specification for the robot:

    • Robot can be wired or wireless.
    • Power can be on board or can be connected via power adapters.
    • The robot should fit within a (25 x 25 x 25) cm box.
    • Weight of the robot should not exceed 3Kg.
    • The power to the robot should not exceed 18V at any two points of the electrical circuit.
    • No LEGO robots/components/kits are to be used or else this will lead to immediate disqualification.

  • Specification for the track:

    • Possible Terrains: mat, sand, rock, gravel, inclined planes.
    • Track Length: 20m (Maximum).
    • Inclination/Slope: It will not be more than 60º.

  • All rules are subject to change without any prior information



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EVENT 9

CRYPT-X



Cryptography



Team Size : 2



Schedule : Waiting for update



If you find yourself intrigued by the concept of secret, messages and the ability to break them into plain text, then Crypt-X, our cryptography event, is tailor-made to suit your curiosity.



Rules and Regulations :

  • A series of encrypted messages need to be decrypted.

  • One can proceed to the next encrypted message once the current message is decrypted.

  • Each message when decrypted will give clue(s) to decrypt the next encrypted message.

  • Winner will be decided as follows:

    • Team which decrypts the maximum number of messages will be considered winner.
    • If there are more than 1 team who have decrypted all the messages in the given time then the team who has done it in the minimum time will be considered the winner.


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EVENT 10

CROSSHAIR



Gaming : Counter-Strike, FIFA, Need For Speed



Team Size :

  • Counter-Strike : 5
  • FIFA : 1
  • Need For Speed : 1



Schedule : Waiting for update



We are bringing you to joy of duels, fights and gaming through Crosshair. Play with team of various colleges and prove your worth and valour





Rules and Regulations :

Waiting for dates

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EVENT 11

EM-BLEED



Logo Designing



Team Size : 1



Schedule : Waiting for update



The three-pronged star of the Mercedes showcases the company's plan to dominate land-air-sea. A logo is more than what meets the eye. We provide the stage for you to showcase your artistic talent and innovative mind.



Rules and Regulations :

  • A series of encrypted messages need to be decrypted.

  • Marking scheme will be explained before the event.

  • Decision of the judges will be final and binding.



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EVENT 12

CYBER - TREK



Treasure Hunt



Team Size : 2



Schedule : Waiting for update



Think of all the fun games that come to your mind and when someone utters the words “treasure hunt” integrate that with the intrigue of cryptography. Welcome to Cyber-Trek.



Rules and Regulations :

  • Rules will be explained on spot.

  • Participant must have smartphones and active internet connection



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EVENT 13

BLOGSPOT



Blogging



Team Size : 1



Schedule : Waiting for update



If you need a space to make an audience hear out your ideas and opinions, and if you think your contributions have the ability to raise eyebrows, then do involve yourself in the blogging event, Blogspot, where we plan on celebrating the mind.



Rules and Regulations :



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EVENT 14

BYTE TALES



Micro Fiction



Team Size : 1



Schedule : Waiting for update



Of the many things that technology has gifted us, very few things can be expressed while constricted to a few lines. We plan to explore an event where things can work that concisely, and where better to ponder our skills on, than social media? Thus, we invite you to take part in our online story contest, Byte-Tales.



Rules and Regulations :

  • Prelims: Registered participants will have to submit their stories (1 entry per participant in a given week) to our email id with the subject “Byte-tales”. The stories can have a maximum of 32 words and can span for a maximum of 8 lines. The participant’s name, college, stream and year should be mentioned.

  • Participants have to provide a disclaimer specifying that their work is authentic, genuine and not copied from any other sources.

  • Finals: Selected participants will be notified. They will have to come to St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata campus on the given date at the given time (both will be specified later). A topic will be given and participants will have to compose their stories on spot. The stories can have a maximum of 32 words and can span for a maximum of 8 lines.



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EVENT 15

SNAPPIT



Photography



Team Size : 1



Schedule : Waiting for update



Creativity has experienced a surge in the field of technology, and with our online photography competition, Snappit, we want you to be a part of it.



Rules and Regulations :

  • Prelims: Registered participants will have to submit photographs based on given topic every week (1 photo per participant in a given week) to our email id with the subject “Snappit”. The participant’s name, college, stream and year should be mentioned.

  • Participants have to provide a disclaimer specifying that their work is authentic, genuine and not copied from any other sources.

  • Finals: Selected participants will be notified. They will have to come to St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata campus on the given date at the given time (both will be specified later). A topic will be given and participants will have to click photographs according to it.



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