Hyderabad: ‘Arjun Reddy’ movie fame actor Vijay Devarakonda will be addressing the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad’s social cause event #my_ecopledge, which is being organised as part of the ninth edition of the Institute’s techno-cultural fest ‘ELAN & ηvision’ from Friday to February 11.
The fest features a plethora of events over the three days. There are events for almost all branches of engineering like Robosoccer, Quadcopter, Driftking, IoT Challenge, Bridge building and so on.
‘ELAN & ηvision’ will also have a 24-hour Hackathon with the prize money to be Rs.50,000. This year’s ‘ELAN & ηvision’ will have several celebrities visiting the Institute from across the globe including music festival organisers Sunburn Campus featuring the Australian EDM band, Rave Radio.
Popular playback singer Kailash Kher along with his band Kailasa too is slated to perform at IIT Hyderabad. The regional auditions for HipHop International India are also being held during ‘ELAN & ηvision’ with the winners to have a direct entry into the final auditions to be held at Mumbai.
‘ELAN and ηvision’ is also collaborating with ChaiBisket and ATKT.in for events like FilmFare Fiesta. The winner and first runner up of Vibrazione (the singing competition) are selected to Round-2 of Singing Toppers. The fest is also rolling out a stage for stand-up comedians with events like The Stage and Standup.
Telangana Today is the media partner for the three-day fest.