Overview

We are proud to announce the launch of “Intelligent Embedded Systems Challenge (IESC)”  in December 2018! IESC is an exciting competition for academia and industry, organised as part of 8th International Symposium on Embedded computing & system Design (ISED 2018). ISED 2018 is conducted by the Department of Electronics, Cochin University of Science and Technology. This challenge is co-sponsored by NASSCOM, NITCAA and IEEE Young Professionals.

IESC 2018 focuses on the innovative ideas from participants from academic institutes and industries. It is keen on identifying ideas in Intelligent, Embedded and Software/App controlled systems that can help people and society. The shortlisted proposals have to be presented on 13th December 2018 afternoon session as part of ISED 2018. The demonstration must emphasize the future scope of the product in the industry. IESC 2018 is an all India team event with two tracks :

 

  • Industry Startup Challenge:  For participants from industry having startup ideas Register Now
  • Academic Project Challenge: For students

 

 

 

Finalists - Academic Project Challenge

 

Sl.No. Name of the Team Title of the Project

Name of the affiliated institute

1 SMART TRANSPORT SUPERVISE SYSTEM SMART TRANSPORT SUPERVISE SYSTEM KLE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
2 MMUDigitalHub Web-Based Automated Farm Irrigation Control System using IoT Multimedia University
3 Oxford4 Smart Wireless Cursor Control. The Oxford College of Engineering
4 ES-G3 Real Time Garbage Monitoring Network Cochin University of Science and Technology Kochi
5 Samvahana DRIVER ASSISTANCE DEVICE KLE Technological University
6 Marvel ZONE ADAPTIVE RESPONSE SYSTEM Muthoot Institute of technology and science
7 Cosmos MEC Detecting the pain intensity using biosignals Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara
8 ARGUS “I See It All” Implementation of Face Recognition Surveillance System Using FaceNet and MTCNN on Jetson TX2 Cochin University of Science and Technology Kochi

 

 

 

Challenge Structure

The IESC 2018 competition has three phases:

Registration and abstract submission

A preliminary qualification phase, where teams must compile and submit a written report characterizing the ideas, its applications, how they are going to implement the idea, future scope etc.

A final phase, where qualified teams are invited for live demonstration of their implementations of the proposed innovative idea at the prestigious ISED 2018 held at Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kerala.

 

 

Important Dates

Registration opening: 5th November 2018

Report  submission deadline for Academic Project Challenge: 25th November 2018

Report  submission deadline for Industry Startup Challenge: 7th December 2018

Final presentation: 13th December 2018

 

 

Rules and Regulations

General guidelines:

  1. A team can consist of 1-5 participants.
  2. Teams should submit a report (not more than 5 pages ) in the link ( coming soon) provided before the deadline.
  3. Selected participants will be contacted by the screening committee.
  4. The shortlisted finalist will present their work on Dec 13th 2018.
  5. The decision by committee is final.

Academic Project Challenge

  1. Engineering/Science student or graduate within one year is eligible to register.
  2. You are encouraged to apply as a team.  A team can have a maximum of 5 members.
  3. The team can include a faculty mentor from their own institute.
  4. If shortlisted a student member from the team must present the work.

Industry Product Challenge

  1. Any Start-up or a team from an existing company can apply.
  2. For Start-ups- they should have been incorporated in 2015 or later.
  3. The team must include an individual who created the work.
  4. Should be a commercialized product.

 

 

Prizes

A total cash prize of Rs. 50,000/- and Certificates.

Academic Project Challenge winners will get a cash prize of  Rs. 25,000/- sponsored by IEEE Circuits and Systems Society.

 

Teams are encouraged to start investigating the challenge as early as possible.

It is also recommended to 'watch' this page, as the challenge may be updated periodically.

For registration information, policies, deadlines, prize details, please keep following this page for the next update.

Contact

CPS Lab, Department of Electronics, CUSAT

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IESC Co-ordinators: Dr. Tripti S. Warrier  & Prof. Supriya M. H., Department of Electronics, CUSAT.

 

Sl.No. Name of the Team Title of the Project Name of the affiliated institute
1 SMART TRANSPORT SUPERVISE SYSTEM SMART TRANSPORT SUPERVISE SYSTEM KLE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
2 MMUDigitalHub Web-Based Automated Farm Irrigation Control System using IoT Multimedia University
3 Oxford4 Smart Wireless Cursor Control. The Oxford College of Engineering
4 ES-G3 Real Time Garbage Monitoring Network Cochin University of Science & Technology Kochi
5 Samvahana DRIVER ASSISTANCE DEVICE KLE Technological University