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Techno-Champ - All India Online Technology Innovation Contest
All the teams are requested to submit / upload their work progress by 15th April 2014. You can upload PPTs, Videos, Images, White papers, simulations etc… Please note if the progress is not submitted by given timelines your team will not be considered for next round of Techno-Champ 2014.

John Deere presents TECHNO-CHAMP - an All India Online Technology Innovation Contest - a unique competition designed with the purpose of creating a common platform for students across the country to showcase their ideas, innovations and concepts while competing with some of the best technical minds around the nation.

Last season more than 500 teams participated with 1000+ candidates across India making it one of the best technical contest. Half of dozen participants were offered employment with John Deere.

"State of Art Technology"
A perfect arena for the best talent to showcase the latest, most stylish and superior stage of a technology. Pioneering ideas in the sphere of agriculture and machinery without bounds and limitations climbing the highest peaks of advance engineering and technology. The perfect blend of novelty, innovation and knowledge.

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Participate in the Techno Champ and win exciting prizes, and much more

Engineering Students

First Prize

50,000 worth prizes

Second Prize

30,000 worth prizes

Third Prize

20,000 worth prizes

Agriculture college students

First Prize

50,000 worth prizes

Second Prize

30,000 worth prizes

Third Prize

20,000 worth prizes

Open Innovation: 1,00,000 Worth Prizes
Sequence of Events
  • 25th December 2013

    Contest Launch

  • 15th February 2014

    Last date for Registration and Abstract Submission

  • 15th April 2014

    Milestone review

  • June 2014

    Final Submission

  • July 2014

    Felicitation ceremony and prize distribution


Disclaimer:
All the Milestone and technical papers, including text, graphics, images, and codes submitted for Techno-Champ will be considered Intellectual Property of John Deere or its licensors. John Deere holds complete rights to research further on any of the submissions. Images of prizes displayed are depictive - color, features, or any other specifications of actual products may vary.