36-HOUR
RPA HACKATHON
FEB 02nd & 03rd, 2019
  • OrganizerKG Information Systems Private Limited
500+ Creative Developers,
Designers & Ideators
36 hours of Hacking, Designing, Tinkering and Making awesome things

Pre-Hackathon Webinar

Experience an amazing webinar lead by UiPath where you will be familiarized with the tech tools that are used for Hackathon. Interested candidates can attend the webinar either online or from the campus.

Free Certifications

Complete atleast 2 out of the 4 certifications free of cost from UiPath under the expert mentorship of our professionals with weekly sessions, webinars and classes inorder to take part in the hackathon.

What is it?

It is a 36 hour research and learning platform, where students from various colleges in India brainstorm, discuss, impart ideas and aid each other in developing innovative and smart projects. It is a great event to meet like-minded people, learn and make cool stuff and the best ones become tomorrow’s innovation.

  • Make the best
    code and grab1st 2 lakhs

  • Exciting2nd1 lakh

  • 3 rd 75,000

  • 4 th 50,000

  • 5 th 25,000

Who can Attend?

Anyone who is a student with an incessant urge to Learn, Develop and Share the knowledge and possess at least 2 out of the 4 UiPath certifications are welcome to this wonderful tech-space. The hackathon will bring together intelligent minds from the colleges all around India who will experience Mentorship from Industry Experts specifically to the respective themes/ problem statements.

What’s In It For You?

  • Experience of a Hackathon, working with teams, building cool stuff
  • Mentorship from Industry Experts specific to the themes/ problem statements
  • A platform to experience the hacker in you
  • Exciting cash prizes
  • Opportunity of getting placed

A few things to be noted

Stream

Robotic Process Automation

Team Size

To qualify for prizes, teams can be as big as 3 people.

Bring

Laptop, Mobile Devices, Power Cards, Photo ID, competitive spirit!

Complete

Atleast 2 of the 4 certifications proposed by UiPath, totally free of cost with the guidance of our experts.

Get

PC, Wi-Fi, Mentor Assistance, Food (3 meals with snacks and hot beverages for all the days you stay in the campus as part of the Hackathon), Stay, a chill space to Hack!

Milestones

Application Opens

4-12-2018 1

Hackathon Begins

02-02-2019 3

Walk through Webinar

To be announced later 2

Felicitation

03-02-2019 4

UiPath is leading the “Automation First” era – championing one robot for every person, delivering free and open training and collaboration and enabling robots to learn new skills through AI and machine learning. Led by a commitment to bring digital era skills to more than a million people, the company’s enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) platform has already automated millions of repetitive, mind-numbing tasks for business and government organizations all over the world, improving productivity, customer experience and employee job satisfaction.

Recently named the 6th happiest place to work by Comparably in the US, UiPath has become one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies in history. The company is backed by over $400 million in funding from Accel, CapitalG, Credo Ventures, Earlybird’s Digital East Fund, IVP, Kleiner Perkins, Madrona Venture Group, Meritech Capital, Seedcamp and Sequoia.

KG Information Systems Private Limited (KGiSL) is a leading fintech solutions and services provider catering to the global capital market and insurance domains with offices in India, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, and the US. KGiSL is revolutionizing the process of Digital Transformation through world-class infrastructure and streamlined processes that creates innovative solutions and services. KGiSL ‘s current and primary focus is towards futuristic innovations like Robotic Process Automation, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Digital Services, along with other service offerings such as Testing Services, Professional Services, Information Security Services, Infrastructure Management Services and much more.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who can attend the Hackathon?

    Anyone who is a student with an incessant urge to Learn, Develop and Share the knowledge and possess at least 2 out of the 4 UiPAth certifications are welcome to this wonderful tech-space. The hackathon will bring together intelligent minds from the colleges all around India who will experience Mentorship from Industry Experts specifically to the respective themes/ problem statements.
    Those who have completed 2 out of the 4 certifications from UiPath can take part for the hackathon.

  • What can I expect with respect to the challenge? Will it be given to us or we have to come up with an idea?

    You will have to come up with your own unique idea and build a fresh code.

  • Can I come with an existing product and build on it during the hackathon?

    NO

  • How will the teams be formed and what is the ideal team size?

    To qualify for prizes, teams can be as big as 3 people.

    The Representative team should have a twitter handle of its own before registering in the event.

  • Can I register for the event on Day 1 and then work partially from home and Hackathon premises?

    NO

  • Which are the certificates to be completed inorder to register for the event?
    • Participants should complete atleast 2 out of the 4 UiPath certifications inorder to take part in the hackathon. Experts from our team will guide you to complete the certifications with classes, webinars and other sessions. All the certifications are free of cost and can be finished within a week of time. The Participants are required to complete any two of the UiPath certifications from the below mentioned four trainings.
    • Level 1 - Foundation Training
    • Level 2 - Orchestrator 2018.2 Training
    • Level 3 - Advanced Training
    • RPA Developer - SAP Automation Training
    • Any queries regarding the certifications will be addressed by our professionals at the earliest. You can find more information about the certifications at https://academy.uipath.com/learn/signin
      For more queries regarding the certifications, chat with us by registering through https://gitter.im/kgisl/UiPath or write us to thinkahack@kgisl.com.
  • Will the food and beverages be arranged for the participants?

    Yes

  • Who owns the product?

    Any applicable intellectual property rights to a Submission will remain with the Maker.

  • What should I bring?

    Laptop, Mobile Devices, Power Cards, Photo ID, competitive spirit!

  • What are the expectations from a participant?

    Play a fair game. Make sure that you start with a fresh code and not an already existing project. Do not use anything unavailable to everyone.

  • Where will the Hackathon be hosted?

    Inside the KGiSL campus, Saravanampatti, Coimbatore

  • What do the finalists win?
    • Make the best code and grab 2 lakh Rupees!!
    • 1 lakh Rupees for the second place
    • 75,000 for the 3rd place
    • 50,000 for the 4th place
    • 25,000 for the fifth Place
  • How should I prepare for the event?

    You will be provided with the opportunity to participate in a webinar hosted by UiPath where you will be familiarized with the tools used in Hackathon. It’s also cool to work on designs beforehand.
    Complete 2 out of the 4 certifications from UiPath inorder to take part for the hackathon free of cost with the expert mentorship of our professionals with weekly sessions, webinars and classes.

  • Who will bear the travel and accommodation costs?

    The administrator will take care of your accommodation.

  • Can I be a part of the hackathon as an observer?

    NO

  • Will internet and power be available at the venue?

    Yes

  • Any more questions?
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