March 15, MIT Pune : Texephyr is the National Level Technical fest of MIT World Peace University. It is being held on the 15th and 16th of March, 2019 at MIT Kothrud. MIT WPU is a university which is the seat of Knowledge, Peace, Research and Social & National Initiatives and is focused on being the change that is needed in the world today, and Texephyr is one of the main initiatives encouraged by our college. Texephyr is an amalgamation of two words – Technology & Zephyr, it signifies the change brought upon by sparking innovative minds. Computer Science, Mechanical and Electronics and Telecommunication department work together to make this event a huge success. This year, this event has been sponsored by Capgemini, India. The theme of this year’s event is “Changing the currents”, which focuses on the new innovations in not only technology but also social change.
Today at the MIT campus, we witnessed the inauguration ceremony of the event. Various dignitaries were present to grace this occasion with their presence. Mr. Amit Bhingurde (Chief Operating Officer, Robotics Division, TAL) was present to give us insight with his experience. Mr. Satsheel Shrotriya (Associate Director,TEMASEK Singapore) and Mr. Pradeep Kolankari (Director Consulting, Medical Domain at Capgemini) also shared some words.
Various firms and companies have collaborated with this event. The apparel sponsor is Raswin group. Oregano Pizza is this year’s food sponsor. Mapro Foods Pvt. Ltd is our hospitality partner. Budhani Bros is this year’s snacks partner. Brew House is our Ice tea partner. And Tiffin Express is our refreshment partner. Different companies have sponsored various events across all three departments. These include Clariant, IBM, Bitcode, Pansoft, FaihinAI, HDFC Credila, Urban Rent, VMS Events and SSK Constructions as Event Partners. Our Digital Media partner is SJain Ventures, and Zebronics is our Technology partner. The College Fever is our registration partner And Bee Urban is our strategic partner. We have various stalls which have been set up in the Central Lawn of our campus. Stalls by UFO, JJ Café, Monginis and KTM are present here.
Lots of fun events started in the various locations across the campus, post the inauguration ceremony. Rally Mania and Roborace are just few names of the events happening on field. Rubics Cube is another fun event planned by the department of Computer Science.
The campus has been decorated and designed by Team Texephyr.