120 inventions to be displayed at innovation fair in IIT-Hyderabad
IIT-Hyderabad: Rapid test kit for malaria detection, anti-hail gun for preventing crop destruction and low-cost landslide monitoring and early warning system are among the 120 innovations from higher education institutes which will be displayed at the second edition of the national research and development fair “InvenTiv” at IIT -Hyderabad. The fair, which will be held from January 19-20, will be inaugurated by Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
“IInvenTiv-2024 will see extended investment from different organizations. In addition to the 23 IITs, prominent higher education institutions like NITs, IISERs, IIITs, and IISc Bangalore, as well as the country’s top 50 NIRF-ranked engineering institutions, will present their outstanding work to stakeholders from academia and industry. The occasion will highlight the main 120 advancements from the 53 taking an interest specialized organizations cross country, BVR Mohan Reddy, Administrator, IInvenTiv-2024 Controlling Council told PTI.
An instrumented smart shoe insole to measure gait was used during the two-day event; an IoT-empowered uric corrosive sensor framework; Among the innovations that will be presented are a device to measure the respiratory rate of children and a non-invasive ultrasound bone densitometer for estimating bone mineral density. We maintained that this version of the fair should be more comprehensive and thus we extended the skyline to incorporate more establishments.
A sum of the 55 ventures are from IITs and the rest from various organizations. We are anticipating that almost 3,000 industry delegates should go to the occasion,” said BS Murty, Chief, IIT Hyderabad. ” Notwithstanding the Research and development show, the occasion will work as a unique stage, cultivating coordinated effort among the scholarly community and industry to move innovative progressions that tackle certifiable difficulties,” he said.