MIT School of Telecom Management(MITSOT) along with Confederation of Indian Industry(CII) and Deloitte is organize Telecom Summit 2013 a Conference on "ICTs & Improving Road Safety". Details of the conference are as follows
Day & Date: Friday, 30th Aug 2013
1030 – 1430 hrs Presentation Competition - Poster / Paper / Project / Concept / Work in Progress
1500 – 1830 hrs Panel Discussions and Award Ceremony
Venue: Vivekananda Sabhagruha, MIT Campus, Pune
Panel Discussion 1 ICTs and improving road safety.
Panel Discussion 2 Vehicle Telematics – The Road Ahead.
The role of ICTs with the sheer volume of vehicles is a major opportunity. The major work is to capture, analyze, and integrate high-speed data from all the connected devices. India is the fastest growing as well as the second largest telecom markets in the world. A smart phone is just not a smart phone anymore, it’s much more and developing high applications is the need of the hour. ITU is developing standards to optimize driving performance by eliminating unsafe technology-related distractions while driving.
Through this conference we wish to provide a platform to build these skills that drive businesses amongst students. This conference is the forum for industry and academia to exchange thoughts and ideas on emerging business issues and how the students can play an important role in addressing those key issues. The conference is structured as a Corporate Panel Discussion followed by Question Answer session.
Details of Presentation Competition:
Themes for Presentation Competition :
* Telematics Ecosystem * Insurance Telematics
* Vehicle Tracking for Transport Management * M2M in Automotive Telematics
Guidelines for Presentation Competition :
* Three students and a mentor are allowed for each Poster / Paper / Project / Concept / Work in Progress.
* All the selected entries will be awarded with certificates and three finalists will be given prizes.