The greatest techgeek fest is coming to India for the first time
Hyderabad, May 16, 2016: CIM Global along with the Telangana Government today announced the next edition of “Campus Party”, the world’s greatest technological festival of innovation, creativity, science, digital entertainment and entrepreneurship at Hyderabad. The event for tech enthusiasts and entrepreneurs is scheduled to be held from 14th -19th September, 2016 at Hyderabad.
Present at the launch of the event were Sri Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary, Information Technology, Electronics and Communications (ITE&C) Department, Government of Telangana, Mr. Eduardo Lorea, Director, Business Development at Campus Party, Mr. Srinivas Kollipara, Co-founder & COO of T-Hub and Mr. Prasant Saha, CEO, CIM Global India Pvt. Ltd. were also present.
Sri. Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary, information Technology, Electronics and Communications (ITE&C) Department, Government of Telengana, said, “We are extremely proud to be the destination for an event of this scale, especially since it is coming to India and in fact Asia for the first time. The Telengana Government recognizes the importance of innovation and creativity in creating next generation products and solutions; it is our aim to become the hub that attracts the best organizations and talent. Campus Party will attract huge interest not just in India but from tech practitioners across the globe and put India on the map.”
Mr. Eduardo Lorea, Director, Business Development at Campus Party, said, “We are delighted to bring our greatest tech fest to India, home to some exceptional talent and creativity. We are sure that a combination of people here and the concept of Campus Party will be a potent mix to accelerate, showcase and even implement ideas that can become reality. The very mission of Campus Party is to provide a platform where likeminded enterprising individuals can come together, exchange ideas and be inspired by innovators and speakers who are some of the most successful people in the world. We promise an extravaganza that has not been experienced before and we are very excited to be here.”
The weeklong, round the clock technology event is the place for young talent to innovate, learn and engage with some of the biggest names in technology. Some of the speakers who participated in the previous edition of Campus Party were Mr. Bas van Abel- CEO and Founder Fairphone, Camille Francois-Cyber War, Harvard, Dan Shechtman-Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry, Matthijis Pontier- Artificial Intelligence, Samir Patel- Big Data & Data Science among other renowned personalities from around the world.
The objective of the Campus Party is to bring together geeks, nerds, designers, developers, gamers, hackers, scientists, startups and other fans of Internet and technology popularly known as “campuseros”, where they will go through a series of intense days of networking and activities such as workshops, hackathons and competitions about innovation, creativity, science and digital entertainment and entrepreneurship.
Mr. Prasant Saha, CEO, CIMGLOBAL, said, “It is a historical moment as we bring this grand event to Asia. Technology and innovation are the lifeline of humankind and events like Campus party strengthens every society, nation and the human race at large.”
Campus Party: http://www.campus-party.org/