E-LYMPICS

Disrupt and Ascend

Run against time and stick to your guns in the face of intense competitive pressure

E-Summit IITM 2022

About

A multi-stage hackathon centered around sharpening the soft skills that every entrepreneur needs to survive the startup journey. Run against time and stick to your guns in the face of intense competitive pressure.

Vision

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E-lympics is an event that aims to help identify and implement innate skills necessary for an entrepreneur and simulates the actual experience to give a crystal learning.



Incentives

Vision

Cash prizes worth INR 30k for winners!



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Eligibility

Any individual with an interest in entrepreneurship and who wants to hone their soft skills can participate in this event. This event facilitates only individual participation.



Rounds

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Round 0: Eureka

In this round, the aim is for you to choose an existing brand, and suggest a new product that the brand can launch. This product should align with the company’s vision and should make sense. For example, NIKE introducing their own fitness watches can relevant, whereas KFC introducing mining equipment is not. Prepare one-slider describing your suggestion (mention original brand as well), and Explain why this new product would be a good release for the chosen original brand.

Round 1: Ponder

In this round, a few images will be given which correspond to some problems that may or may not have been solved yet. Identify the problem depicted in the given images, and draft a proper problem statement that needs to be solved. There may be more than one problem in the images, visualize as many as possible. For example, the image of a long queue could depict the problem of wastage of time. Submit a solution in a PDF format (maximum of two pages). Time given: One hour
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Round 2: Relations

This round aims to test problem-solving skills and the ability to salvage a problematic situation effectively. A problem statement/ situation will be given in brief, and participants should give a brief description of the steps they are going to take to be able to get over the situation. Participants will have to submit a one-two page PDF file consisting of the initial steps that can be taken. Time given: 90 minutes

Round 3: Jeopardy

This round aims to test problem-solving skills and the ability to salvage a problematic situation effectively. A problem statement/ situation will be given in brief, and participants should give a brief description of the steps they are going to take to be able to get over the situation. Participants will have to submit a one-two page PDF file consisting of the initial steps that can be taken. Time given: 90 minutes
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One Minute Rush

This round aims to test and improve the on-the-spot thinking ability of the participant, along with their ability to phrase their thoughts. A topic/choice of topics will be given on which the participant will have to speak for one whole minute. The topic will be given 10 minutes ahead of time, in which participants can prepare for the topic.

Timeline

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    Registrations

    2nd January - 26th February

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    Round 0: Eureka

    19th February - 26th February

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    Round 1: Ponder

    5th March

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    Round 2: Relations

    5th March

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    Round 3: Jeopardy!

    5th March

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    Round 4: One Minute Rush

    5th March

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    Results

    7th March

FAQs

When will all the rounds take place?

The deadline for round 0 is 26th February. All the other rounds will happen on 5th March.

Where do we submit the solutions?

Submissions of any kind will be done in the event dashboard which will be accessible after registration

Where do we get the timing details for the final rounds?

All the details regarding timings will be conveyed through mail & Whatsapp.

Testimonials

For queries, contact:

+91 8073619234 Vaishnavi