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The Future is Here, Maker Fest 2017!

Gone are the days when innovation and inventions were only a scientist’s or engineer’s cup of tea. One doesn’t need a gray shade in his hairstyle to prove his point right now. The Ahmedabad Maker Fest 2017 saw some young prodigy students who strive to make this world a better place to live, through their creativity. Their ideas of making a sustainable future while amalgamating clean energy with Artificial Intelligence is something that the society require’s right now. Organized at the Ahmedabad University in association with CEPT University by Motwani Jadeja Family Foundation, Maker Fest promotes student’s in representing their ideas in a subtle manner in front of science enthusiasts.

Established in 2006, Maker fest not only has stalls that demonstrate innovations and creations but also organizes workshops for the inquisitive heads. Even startups, who have an innovative perspective in entrepreneurship are warmly welcomed by the organizers here. It is not only technology but even unique creative ideas relevant to art, culture, and literature are being accepted in the fest. Drones, Virtual Reality devices, robotic hands were commonly visible around.

The event is open for all until January 8, 2017, from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM and people from every age group will enjoy being a part of this innovation drive.

Correspondent: Himanshu Nainani


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