Coimbatore to host two-day Hackathon


TiE Coimbatore organized a two-day event 'TiE Hackathon 2018' on September 29 along with Coimbatore Corporation. This Second edition of TiE Hackathon is an effort to boost solutions for solving civic problems in our city. The Posters of this two-day event is released by Dr. Vijayakarthikeyan, City Corporation Commissioner and Special Commissioner.

The Commissioner addressed the gathering that the Corporation will deploy the ideas generated in this two-day event for solving the civic problems faced in the city. The previous editions of Hackathon had suggested air quality monitoring devices to be placed in the city which have been implemented already. The theme of this event was 'Decoding Urban Civic Challenges Harnessing Codes'. This event is participated by over 100 teams which include professionals, college and school students.

The participants are also allowed to choose other topics like Machine learning, Artificial intelligence, robotics, data analytics, cognitive computing, internet of things and Black chain, said by G.Karthikeyan, TiE Coimbatore President.