Sign Up for IEEE GHTC South Asian Satellite Conference Email Updates

    imgPosts RSS

GHTC SAS Student video contest

Dear IEEE Student Members,

You are invited to participate in Student Video Contest of GHTC South Asia Satellite Conference (GHTC-SAS). The deadline to submit videos is  July 1, 2013  August 1, 2013.


Participant must be students and must be an IEEE student member or an IEEE Graduate Student Member at the time of the submission of the video. Doctoral students cannot participate. The video should be fully the original work of the student(s) and completed before they have received the engineering or science degree. The videos should be based on GHTC-SAS theme:
  1. Distributed Renewable Energy Generation and Microgrids
    Distributed solar generation; local and micro grids; wind energy, conventional and blade less; biomass and biogasifiers; wave energy; microhydel; submersible microhydels; solar concentrators; energy storage mechanisms; In-vehicle energy generation;

  2. Municipal Solid Waste Management
    Biodegradation; automated solid waste processing; landfill; incineration; recycling; resource recovery; e-waste management; gasification; plasma; hazardous waste management; membrane bioreactors

  3. Inclusive Technologies for the Differently-abled
    Mobility enhancement; emergency response systems; assistive systems; software-based assistive systems; prosthesis; computer accessibility

  4. Agriculture, Water, Disaster Management, Health and Education (Open Track)
    Innovations in humanitarian technologies in agriculture, water management, disaster management, health, education, financial inclusion, gender and culture and knowledge management.

  5. Emerging Technologies for Humanitarian Applications
    Innovative technologies that have potential for use in humanitarian technologies.

The selected videos would be displayed during the GHTC SAS 2013, being held at Trivandrum, Kerala on August 23-24th.


Students interested in participating should follow the following two steps.

  1. Upload your video (max duration :  3mins) to YouTube

  2. Mail the application forms to before the specified deadline.

Subject line should be of the format: GHTC SAS Student Video – <Video Title>

The selected video for the contest would be intimated to the lead author after evaluation.

Rules regarding the contest:

  1. The idea that is submitted for the contest should not be previously published or presented at any other place that secures copyright of the idea. If any sort of plagiarism or copyright issues found for your submission, we would not be considering them.

  2. All participants must be IEEE Student Members or Graduate Student Members. Doctoral students are not allowed to participate.

  3. Contestants may be individuals or a team comprising of up to four members.

  4. Maximum duration of the video is 3 minutes. Longer videos will be disqualified.

  5. The judging will be based on originality of the idea, way of presentation and impact.

Applications must be submitted via email only. Application submitted through any other means would not be considered for evaluation.

The organizing/review committee of the Video Contest at the GHTC SAS reserves the right to accept or reject any application without assigning any reason.

All rights of the submitted video is reserved with GHTC-SAS and IEEE.


Deadline and Submission details:

DeadlineJuly 1, 2013  August 1, 2013 ( Updated ).

All the submissions for the Student video contest should be submitted online via email. Any queries regarding the contest or submission email to Venkiteswaran R., Chair, Student Video Contest GHTC SAS –


First Prize:        Rs. 20000 + Certificates

 Prizes sponsored by   Indiavideo

indiavideo Logo

 Click here for GHTC SAS Student video contest application form



First Prize: Artificial Vortex(ArVo) Power Generation,

  Aravind Venukumar, National Institute of Technology, Calicut.

Comments are closed.


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers