SS12 Project Competition & Maker Fair 2017

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What is SS12

SS12 is a Code-A-Thon and Make-A-Thon Challenge organized to recognize the best social innovators in Asia Pacific. The theme for this year is Education through Innovation: Innovate, Demonstrate, Educate. Students form Universities all over Asia and Middle East will be participating displaying their engineering skills.

What is Maker Fair

A Maker Fair is a celebration of innovators, makers, doers coming together to showcase their products to the local community. All types of makers like Tech enthusiasts, Crafters, Tinkerers, Hobbyists, Industries and other organizations, clubs and forums, authors, artists, students and entrepreneurs are welcome to the Maker Fair.

IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its highly-cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology information around the globe.

There are more than 420,000 IEEE members in more than 160 countries. IEEE publishes a third of the world’s technical literature in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics and is a leading developer of international standards that underpin many of today’s telecommunications, information technology and power generation products and services.

Vardhaman College of Engineering (VCE) has established in the year 1999. The Institution has an affiliation with JNTUH, approved by the AICTE, New Delhi. VCE is accredited by NAAC with A grade and CGPA of 3.24 out of Four point
scale. Five UG programs accredited by NBA and holds recognition by Scientific Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by DST.
It has Institutional recognition under the accordance of the Colleges with Potential for Excellence (CPE) by UGC. VCE is also an ISO 9001:2008 Certified Institution.The college has been commended with an AAA+ grading by Careers360 magazine for the years 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.

We invite Mobile Apps or Computer Based or IoT based project proposals under the following areas.

Agriculture and environment

Clean water and energy


Disaster management

Assistive systems

Women safety

Games and entertainment



The strength of SS12

Ramalatha Marimuthu

Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore

    Stanley Lam

    Chair, Board of Directors, Project Possibility

      S Purushothaman

      ISRO, Bangalore

        Tittu Varghese

        CTO, Merclain

          Abilash Praveen

          Head of Systems and Security, Concise Creative

            Preethy V Warrier

            Bhoruka Power Corporation Limited

              Vamsi Krishna J

              Head of Academic Relations,

                Shaik Fattah

                Chair, IEEE Bangladesh Section (2015-2016)

                  Bozenna Pasik-Duncan

                  Chair, IEEE Women in Engineering Committee

                    Vishnu P R

                    Test Engineer, Infosys Ltd.

                      Navaneethakrishnan R

                      Secretary, IEEE Education Society, Madras Section, Madras Section


                        important dates

                        Call for abstracts begin
                        3 June 2017

                        Last date to send abstract
                        15 July 2017

                        Acceptance notification
                        02 August 2017

                        Last date to send final report
                        22 August 2017

                        IEEE SS12 & Maker Fair

                        08 & 09 September 2017



                        Help line Contacts

                        Navaneethakrishnan R

                        Abilash Praveen

                        Maker Fair
                        Preethy V Warrier


                        • Vardhaman College of Engineering
                        • Shamshabad, Kacharam, Hyderabad, Telangana 500018, India.