Cognizance 2013: The Annual Technical Festival of IIT Roorkee, with an aim of providing opportunities to the student community to exercise its academic acumen and ingenuity and become a hub for ground-breaking ideas and solutions . Cognizance, India’s second largest technical festival is ISO 9001:2008 certified and operates a Quality Management System in organizing its events. It is also the largest in North India with over 16 million web hits from 100,000 unique visitors from over a 100 different countries and participation of over 15,000 students and professionals’ on-campus from institutes across India.
With a decade of technological grandeur showcased at IIT Roorkee, Cognizance'13 turns another page to write a new chapter. In times of unprecedented technological & innovation transcendence, Cognizance refocuses its scope to etch an eclectic event in the March of 2013. Aiming an all inclusive growth that pervades all sections of the society and bringing them out of the shadows into a bright light of fresh ideas and simple solutions, Cognizance evolves to a canopy of not just technical renaissance, but also emerges as a confluence of viable solutions to present socio-economic concerns and energy demands. Ranging from Social Empowerment, to scrutinizing and cultivating viable alternatives to meet energy demands and rendering strategies for economic stability while preserving the technological-esque as its crux; Cognizance moves forward with a single dictum.
Cognizance’13 aims to fulfill its goals by organizing the following theme events:
Cognizance, in its glorious repertoire, includes,