Innovation Challenge is an international project competition established by IEEE Madras Section and IEEE Education Society to encourage the participants to come up with innovative ideas for the social and humanitarian issues. Here YESIST12 act as as a platform to bridge the gap between the engineers and visionaries to contribute to the society with innovations.
Dreaming leads to creativity and creativity innovates the future. The theme Preparing for the future: Sustainable Transformative Technologies aims to create a platform for the Engineering Students and professionals to think about futuristic technologies like autonomous vehicles, robotic companions, self repairing systems, disaster prediction and risk management and so on.
The projects can have applications in any of the following domains of UN Sustainable Development Goals or new domains thereof:
YESIST12 Innovation Challenge is organized to recognize the best social innovators in Asia Pacific. Students with drive and passion towards helping humanity. This is organised in two tiers – The first round of the competition is to be held all over the world in the pilots selected on the basis of registration. The students are expected to register through the website with a preference for the pilots and their project under the theme will be evaluated by a set of Jury who will select one team to represent the pilot at the finals.