FAB Lab DU, along with support from IEEE Student Branch DU and Electrical and Electronics Club, is going to organize the most awaited fabathon entitled “FAB FEST 2018”. This is a day long festival which will include technical talks from different academicians, business talks from different industry leaders, science fair, project showcasing and idea competition for school, college, university students and hobbyists. This will be a great opportunity for the students to meet with renowned academicians, researchers, industry leaders and is also an excellent opportunity to showcase their talent.
Date: 10th November 2018 (Saturday)
Time: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm
Venue: Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban, University of Dhaka
1. Techxibitition (Project Showcasing) (any hardware or software based projects are allowed)
2. Idea Competition (we are seeking ideas that have the potential to solve problems via technological applications)
Non-competitive segments (free to attend):
1. Technical Talks
2. Business Talks
WE SHALL SELECT TEAMS BASED ON THEIR IDEA WHICH THEY WILL PROVIDE IN THE FORM. HOWEVER, THOSE WHO ARE NOT INTERESTED IN COMPETITION SEGMENTS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND THE TALKS AND VISIT THE COMPETITIONS AS VISITORS FOR FREE (NO KIT OR LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED).
1. Techxibition – School and College – 600 BDT (maximum 3 members); University/Hobbyists – 1500 BDT (maximum 4 members)
2. Idea Competition – School and College – 600 BDT (maximum 2 members); University/Hobbyists – 600 BDT (maximum 2 members). (Registration for project showcase and idea competition includes lunch and event kit).
Non-competitive segments are free to attend by all. Each team can attend multiple events, in that case, the team must pay the cumulative registration fees. Payment method will be revealed to selected teams once abstracts are judged. Members of the same team may be from different institutions, however, it is strongly recommended to form a team from the same institution.
Rough Tentative Schedule:
09:30 am – Opening Ceremony
10:00 am – Speech of Chief guest
11:00 am – Techtalk
12:00 pm – Science Fair and Project showcasing
01:00 pm – Lunch Break
02:00 pm – Idea Competition
03:00 pm – Business Talk
04:00 pm – Closing Ceremony and Prize giving