Welcome To IIT Ropar’s Advitiya 2020 – A Science & Technological Festival

The nation’s one the largest celebrations of Science and Technology returns to IIT Ropar! To stimulate and sustain the interest of our techies and budding technocrats, Advitiya 2020 is one of the most compelling, exciting, and educational festivals in India.

What’s Advitiya 2020

The annual TechFest of IIT Ropar aims to explore this realm of human prowess that holds potential beyond limits. Explore a spectacle of innovation as you participate in competing events, hear stories of inspiration from amazing science and technology innovators, rock out to science with incredible stage shows and more! 

Fourth Edition of Advitiya 2020

IIT Ropar is organizing its fourth edition of the annual Science & Technological Festival spanning 72 hours of intense competitions and fun events. This year, the theme of the fest is IMPLAUSIBLE IMAGINATION.

Advitiya will be a three-day event kicking off from 7th to 9th February 2020. Through a range of events, the festival is equipped to set the scientific spirits mounting and technical temper ablaze.

What can you expect?

Advitiya takes over the entire 525 acres in the lap of the mighty Satluj with 50+ hands-on activities from all domains: CODING, ROBOTICS, AEROMODELLING, ASTRONOMY, QUIZZING, DESIGNING, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, FINANCE, and SOFTWARE, AUTOMOTIVE, PHOTOGRAPHY, EDITING and DEPARTMENTAL with total prizes worth ₹10 lacs.

There will also be guest lectures by the following:

  • Dr. Rajagopala Chidambaram: Ex-Director of BARC, Ex-Principal Scientific Advisor to Government of India, Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission during Pokhran-II Tests, Involved in Pokhran-I
  • Prof. Navakanta Bhat: Chairperson of the Center for Nanoscience and Engineering, IISC Bangalore, Infosys Prize Laureate 2018
  • Dr. Shankar Venugopal: Vice President of Mahindra & Mahindra, Innovation Coach
  • Mr. Rakesh Malhotra: Founder of the SAR Group, Luminous, Livpure, Livguard, Ncubase Capital, Serial Entrepreneur and investor
  • Mr. Harinder Sikka: Group Director, Strategy, Piramal Group, Author and Film Producer, Author of Calling Sehmat (Adapted for Raazi)
  • Dr. K Radhakrishnan: Padma Bhushan awardee and former Chairman of ISRO

Advitiya 2020 is emblazoned with India’s first Humanoid Robot Show, Laser Light Show, comedy show, poetry night and Magic and Mentalism Show.

The fest will also organize a STARTUP CONCLAVE wherein, all the cutting edge projects by researchers will be open to display for all the companies visiting.

How to participate?

Participation in the events is through online registration. Click on the link: www.advitiya.in/events

The last day to register online is 25th January 2020.


When: 7th – 9th February 2020

Where: IIT Ropar, Nangal Road, Rupnagar, Punjab

Entry: Open to all; there is a registration fee for participating in events only

Website: www.advitiya.in

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