The Department of IT & e-Governance, GoJ is organizing State’s first Start-up Conclave in October 2017.
One of the key sessions of the event is ‘Junior Innovators Challenge’ that will be conducted to promote innovation at school level. The best ideas selected from the schools in Jharkhand will be presented in front of Investors, Incubators, Institutions and other stakeholders during the Start-up Conclave.
In the same line, workshops are being conducted in those schools which were part of the final shortlist from the UDAAN contest held in 2016. The workshops are being conducted by designated partners of the Department of IT & e-Governance to explain the process and of the challenge.
A team comprising of 3 representatives from Culture CoLab and Futurite group conducted the workshop on 30th August, 2017 at Sapphire International School. 50 students from standard IX and XI took part in the workshop. The workshop mainly focused on giving live demonstrations on how to build robots with Lego blocks, 3D painting and 3D printing. The workshop was very interactive and helpful for the students.