Electrical & Electronics Engineering
The James Dyson Award is an international design award that celebrates, encourages and inspires the next generation of design engineers. It's open to current and recent design engineering students, and is run by the James Dyson Foundation, James Dyson’s charitable trust, as part of its mission to get young people excited about design engineering.
Out of hundreds of entries across the world, project "VisionCap" from BITS secured 2nd position at the JDA UAE competition. Award ceremony for the UAE regional level took place at Youth Hub X, Emirates Towers, Dubai on the 30th of September. To commemorate this accomplishment, the winners were recognized by Khalfan Belhoul, CEO of Dubai Future Foundation, during the awarding ceremony.
Teams were also interviewed by news channels, as well as major newspapers. Dyson will now announce top 20 projects on 17th of October which will be selected from the pool of national winners and runners up from each region. At the end on the 14th of November, global winner will be announced.
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IoT Workshop: Hands-on Raspberry Pi
IOT workshop for Young Innovators
Real-time Visualization of Digital Humidity & Temperature (DHT) Sensor Data via Adafruit IO